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National Defense Science & Engineering Graduate Fellowship

Award Amount
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Awards Available
180
Deadline
December 18, 2017
  • Scholarship Description
  • As a means of increasing the number of U.S. citizens and nationals trained in science and engineering disciplines of military importance, the Department of Defense plans to award approximately 180 new three-year graduate fellowships in April, subject to the availability of funds. The DoD will offer these prestigious fellowships to individuals who have demonstrated the ability and special aptitude for advanced training in science and engineering.

    DSEG Fellowships last for three (3) years and pay for full tuition and all mandatory fees, a monthly stipend, and up to $1,000 a year in medical insurance (this excludes dental and vision insurance).

    National Defense Science and Engineering Graduate Fellowships are awarded to applicants who will pursue a doctoral degree in, or closely related to, an area of DoD interest within one of the following disciplines:

    -Aeronautical and Astronautical Engineering
    -Biosciences
    -Chemical Engineering
    -Chemistry
    -Civil Engineering
    -Cognitive, Neural, and Behavioral Sciences
    -Computer and Computational Sciences
    -Electrical Engineering
    -Geosciences
    -Materials Science and Engineering
    -Mathematics
    -Mechanical Engineering
    -Naval Architecture and Ocean Engineering
    -Oceanography
    -Physics

    Eligibility:
    -Completing senior year of undergraduate study before the upcoming fall
    -Have an undergraduate degree and have never enrolled in a graduate program
    -Are currently in the first year of overall graduate studies
    -Are currently in the second year of overall graduate studies
    -Are currently starting the third year of overall graduate studies in the upcoming fall
    -Are considered a part-time graduate student and have fewer than 30 semester hours (or 45 credit hours) completed before the upcoming fall semester

    For more information or to apply, please visit the provider's website.
  • Contact
  • Scholarship Committee
  • 181 N Street
  • NW Suite 600
  • Washington, DC 20036
  • ndseg@asee.org

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