Virginia Polytechnic Institute—Det 875

Virginia Polytechnic Institute is home to Air Force ROTC Detachment 875. Got questions? Give the detachment a call or send them an email.


The Emerging Leader Scholarship is awarded to incoming freshman with outstanding leadership and academic potential who join the Virginia Tech Corps of Cadets. Students accepted to Virginia Tech as cadets are automatically considered for the Emerging Leader Scholarship. Out-of-state awardees receive a scholarship of up to $2000 annually for a maximum of four years for a total of up to $8000. In-state awardees receive a scholarship of up to $1500 annually - $6000 over the four-year period. To be eligible to receive the ELS scholarship applicants must be among the first 200 cadet applicants to accept Virginia Tech.

This is a public school.

Contact Information

AFROTC DETACHMENT 875 320 Stanger Street BLACKSBURG, VA 24060-0204

Phone: 540-231-6404 Website:

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