The Science, Mathematics, and Research for Transformation (SMART) Scholarship-for-Service Program, funded by the Department of Defense (DoD), supports STEM students with full tuition and education-related expenses, mentoring and other opportunities to help them begin a DoD career. The award also includes additional funds for health insurance and miscellaneous expenses.
- Qualifications: Candidates must be requesting at least one year of degree funding before graduation with a minimum GPA of 3.0 on a 4.0 scale, eligible and willing to accept post-graduation employment with the DoD and pursuing either an undergraduate or graduate degree in an approved STEM field at an accredited U.S. institution. Multi-year scholars must be able to complete at least one summer internship.
- Awards: N/A
- Total Amount: $25,000–$38,000