Simultaneous Membership Program (SMP)

The ROTC/SMP is a voluntary officer training program designed to increase the number of ROTC officers available for the Reserve Forces Duty. It provide an incentive to encourage enrollment and participation in the ROTC advance camp.

In order to qualify for SMP, you must be a non-scholarship contracted Cadet or a scholarship contracted Cadet with a Guaranteed Reserve Forces Duty (GRFD) or Minuteman (MM) scholarship from the National Guard/Reserves.

Additional Cash Earnings to Your ROTC Financial Benefits
Drill Pay (E5) $364/month
Federal Tuition Assistance $4,000
*State Tuition Assistance $12,570
Annual Total $20,938
Over 4 Years $83,752

* Note: State Tuition Assistance is only for Cadets who SMP and Commission into the California Army National Guard