Department of Defense (DoD) Science, Mathematics, and Research for Transformation (SMART)

Degree Level: Undergrad, or Post UG, or Graduate

Field of Study: Science, Technology, Engineering, Math

GPA Cutoff: 3

Location: United States

Duration: Multi-year

Deadlines: December. Please check website below for the specific date.


The Science, Mathematics And Research for Transformation (SMART) Scholarship for Service Program has been established by the Department of Defense (DoD) to support undergraduate and graduate students pursuing degrees in Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) disciplines. Individuals applying to the program should have a strong interest in working for the DoD as a civilian research scientist or engineer. Applicants must have at least a 3.0 GPA.

Visit the Department of Defense SMART Scholarship site. 

Award Details

Amount: Full tuition + fees + $25,000-38,000 stipend + paid summer internships + mentoring + post-graduation employment