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Scholarship Corner

The Buffalo Soldier Chapter provides scholarship stipends to cadets registered in senior ROTC programs within the Fort Leavenworth, KS, Kansas City, MO, and surrounding areas. 

Please visit the national website,, for additional national scholarship information regarding: 
- The R.C. Cartwright Scholarship Program, $1500 stipend
- The LTG Edward Honor Scholarship Award, $2000 stipend
- The 4-year Army ROTC Scholarship (for high school seniors)

Please contact CPTs Shinane Isreal and CPT Nathalyn Blake at or,  BSC Scholarship Chairs for additional information. 

Professional Development

The Leadership Development Program is purposed to fulfill the need for coaching, teaching and mentoring chapter members and community leaders. It is designed to:
  • Provide leaders, with demonstrated personal, professional and career success an opportunity to share the wisdom of their past experiences. 
  • Provide a forum for continued understanding of the history and traditions of the military and The ROCKS, Inc. 
  • Assess the leader development needs of chapter members.
  • Assist members in defining personal and professional goals, and designing a plan to achieve their goals.
  • Model and advocate competence, communication, leadership skills, social acumen, and community service.

A Special Thank You to Past Guest Speakers!
We sincerely appreciate all the leaders who conducted or participated in Chapter Leadership Professional Development Sessions. Thank you for investing in the leaders of today, and developing the leaders of tomorrow! 

For guest speaker opportunities, please contact President LTC Irvin W. Jackson,, Student President CPT Justin Willis,, VP OPS LTC BJ Cherilus, for assistance. Thank you for your continued support to the Buffalo Soldier Chapter! 
 Chapter LPD Events for School Year 2019/2020