Cadets Welton and Troung Contract
Posted: February 12, 2007
These cadets signed contracts which entitle them to a multitude of benefits from the Army including: a commission as a 2LT upon completion of a bachelor's degree, a monthly stipend, and book money each semester. Cadet Welton is the recipient of an academic scholarship which, in addition to the above benefits, will pay his entire tuition and fees for the remainder of his degree plan at St. Edward's University.
To become contracted cadets, one must demonstrate a strong desire to commission as an officer in the army. Additionally, a cadet must have demonstrated to his/her instructors and the professor of military science a strong work ethic within the program and a strong academic record.