Society of Scabbard and Blade
The Scabbard and Blade is a military society established in 1904 at the University of Wisconsin as an ROTC honors society, but has branched out to other universities nationwide. Membership is made up of persons within ROTC and JROTC programs which are either in their junior or senior year and need
to be in the top 20% of their class in their academics.
The organization’s objective is to “Developing aspiring and current military officers that emulate the Five Star qualities while fostering strong joint-service relationships” and currently has 137,000 members.