Department of Defense scholarships provide cash awards to students who have demonstrated ability and aptitude for excelling in STEM fields in disciplines of importance to DoD.
National Defense Science and Engineering Graduate Fellowship
The National Defense Science and Engineering Graduate (NDSEG) Fellowship is a highly competitive, portable fellowship that is awarded to those pursuing a doctoral degree in one of 15 supported STEM disciplines of interest to the DoD.
The Science, Mathematics and Research for Transformation (SMART) Scholarship for Service program supports undergraduate and graduate students pursuing degrees in STEM. All SMART scholars are gainfully employed in a DoD lab or facility upon graduation.