The Rocks Incorporated sponsor a number of programs throughout the year. These programs serve the interests of members, associates, sponsors, future officers and, civic outreach.
Leadership and Training Conference
ROCKS biennially leadership and training conference focuses on the professional development of attendees through presentation and discussions on key DoD/Army issues and programs. The conference includes presentations presented by senior Army and Department of Defense leaders, leadership panels, and small group discussions. All military officers, retired, active-duty, and former officers, and ROTC cadets are encourage to attend.
HBCU's Hosting Senior Division ROTC
Mentorship and the professional development of officers were paramount concerns and prime motivators of the founders of The ROCKS, Inc.. Throughout the history of the organization, it has remained a principal mission and core value, and today is a hallmark of our organization. Members of The ROCKS, Inc. are inculcated and imbued with the vital importance of effective and sustained mentorship and the professional development resulting for both the mentor and the mentoree. To formalize and promote effective and productive mentorship, the national Board of The ROCKS, Inc. established the Mentoring Program, which is executed by the various Chapters and Interest Groups.
ROCKS Teams, lead by a general officer visit selected colleges and universities annually. The outreach team presents seminars to college students on topics such as socialization, evaluation systems, financial management, and professional development. Our goals are to assist students in successfully transitioning from college to the active military.
Leadership Outreach (more)
The ROCKS Inc. sponsor scholarships and assist future students with securing Army sponsored and other civic organization sponsored scholarships for inbound and current college students. Click here to visit our awards page for more details on scholarship information and opportunities.