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 by the Department of Defense (DoD) upon degree completion.
Applicants MUST be pursuing a technical degree in one of the 21 STEM disciplines listed here. SMART will not fund any management or non-technical degrees. Students pursuing technical degrees related to the following are encouraged to apply:
- citizen of the United States, Australia, Canada, New Zealand, or United Kingdom at time of application,
- 18 years of age or older as of August 1, 2019
- able to participate in summer internships at a DoD facility,
- 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
- pursuing a technical undergraduate or graduate degree in one of the disciplines listed on the About SMART page.
Application Due Date
All applicants are required to submit applications online by December 1, 2018 at 5:00 PM EST. All supporting materials must be received by December 1, 2018 at 5:00 PM EST.