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DoD SMART Scholarship Program

The Science, Mathematics, and Research for Transformation SMART Scholarship-for-Service Program enhances the Department of Defense (DoD) civilian workforce. It is a combined educational and workforce development opportunity to gain technical skills in critical STEM fields and support the national security mission of DoD.

Award Amount: Stipend paid at a rate of $25,000–$38,000 a year, depending on degree level.  

Where: Varies

Length: Varies

Eligibility: Undergraduate, master's, and doctoral students currently pursuing a degree in one of the 21 STEM disciplines.

Applications Due: December 1, 2022