SMART Fellowship Program

The Science, Mathematics And Research for Transformation (SMART) Scholarship for Service Program, sponsored by the U.S. Department of Defense, is an opportunity for students pursuing an undergraduate or graduate degree in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM) disciplines. Applicants must be pursuing an undergraduate or graduate degree in one of the technical disciplines specified by the program. Those selected receive tuition benefits, a stipend, summer research internships, and employment placement at a U.S. Department of Defense facility after graduation.

Awards website:


All awardees must be a citizen of the United States, Australia, Canada, New Zealand, or United Kingdom,18 years of age or older, able to participate in summer internships at a DoD facility, willing to accept post-graduate employment with the DoD, and hold a GPA of 3.0.

Typical Deadline:

December 1