SMART Scholarships: for Undergraduate or Graduate Students in STEM Fields
Deadline: December 1, 2015
The Science, Mathematics And Research for Transformation (SMART) Scholarship for Service Program is an opportunity for students pursuing an undergraduate or graduate degree in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM) disciplines to receive a full scholarship and be gainfully employed upon degree completion.
•a U.S. citizen at time of application,
•18 years of age or older as of August 1, 2016,
•able to participate in summer internships at DoD laboratories,
•willing to accept post-graduate employment with the DoD,
•a student in good standing with a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0 on a 4.0 scale at the time of award and,
•pursuing an undergraduate or graduate degree in one of the disciplines listed on the About SMART page.
Participants in the SMART Scholarship for Service Program receive:
•Full tuition and education related fees (does not include items such as meal plans, housing, or parking)
•Stipend paid at a rate of $25,000 - $38,000 depending on degree pursuing (may be prorated depending on award length)
•Summer research internships
•Health Insurance allowance up to $1,200 per calendar year
•Miscellaneous Supplies Allowance of $1,000 per academic year
•Employment placement after graduation