SMART/STEM Scholarship Available

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 upon degree completion.  SMART Scholars receive: cash awards paid at a rate of $25,000 - $41,000 per year depending on prior educational experience, full tuition and related education expenses, health insurance reimbursement allowance, book allowance, summer internships (multi-year participants) and post-graduation opportunities.

Students pursuing degrees related to the following are encouraged to apply: Aeronautical and Astronautical Engineering, Biosciences, Chemical Engineering, Chemistry, Civil Engineering, Cognitive, Neural and Behavioral Sciences, Computer and Computational Sciences, Electrical Engineering, Geosciences, Industrial and System Engineering (technical tracks only), Information Sciences, Materials Science and Engineering, Mathematics, Mechanical Engineering, Naval Architecture and Ocean Engineering, Nuclear Engineering, Oceanography, Operations Research (technical tracks only) and Physics.

Deadline for applications is December 15, 2009.  To learn more and to apply online go to

Last edited on 11.05.2009 at 12:03 p.m. by Teresa