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Scholarship Programs

Begin your professional career in one of the boundless opportunities offered by the Department of Defense for recent graduates.


Scholarship Program

The Department of Defense offers a variety of scholarships and fellowships to high school, college, and graduate students. These programs support academic pursuits by providing educational assistance to encourage students to continue scholarly advancements.

SCHOLARSHIPS

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Army, Navy & Air Force Junior Science & Humanities Symposia (JSHS)

The Junior Science and Humanities Symposia (JSHS) Program is a tri-service – U.S. Army, Navy, and Air Force – sponsored STEM program.

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Cyber Scholarship Program

Provides scholarships to students in pursuit of cyber-related degree at National Centers of Academic Excellence in Cybersecurity (NCAE-C).

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Cyber Scholarship for Service

Provides scholarships to students in cyber-security in exchange for Federal service upon graduation.

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David L. Boren National Security Education Scholarship

NSEP awards Boren Scholarships and Fellowships to America's future leaders - undergraduate and graduate students committed to long-term, overseas immersive language programs.

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DoD Cyber (Information Assurance) Scholarship Program

Provides scholarships to students in pursuit of cyber-related degree at National Centers of Academic Excellence in Cybersecurity (NCAE-C).

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Meyerhoff Scholars Program

UMBC's Meyerhoff Scholarship Program seeks to increase diversity among future leaders in science, technology, engineering, math, and cyber.

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Office of Naval Research (ONR) Historically Black Colleges Institution Program

Designed to increase the participation of HBCU/MIs in the Navy's research, development, test and evaluation (RDT&E) programs and activities.

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Scholarships for Military Children

The Scholarships for Military Children Program was created to recognize the contributions of military families to the readiness of the fighting.

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Science, Mathematics, & Research for Transformation (SMART) Defense Scholarship Program

The Science, Mathematics, and Research for Transformation (SMART) Program is a Department of Defense (DoD) scholarship-for-service.

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