This scholarship program provides students with a stipend allowance, full tuition, book allowance, room and board and other normal educational expenses. The purpose of the program is to promote the education, recruitment and retention of undergraduate and graduate students in science, mathematics and engineering studies. The SMART Scholarship for Service Program is open only to citizens of the United States, and students must be at least 18 years of age to be eligible. There is an employment obligation to the DoD with this scholarship program.
The American Society for Engineering Education (ASEE) is now administering NREIP, sponsored by the Office of Naval Research (ONR). NREIP is a ten week summer research opportunity for undergraduate Juniors & Seniors, and Graduate students. U.S. citizenship required; Permanent residents accepted at certain labs. The application is open from October through February.
It is expected that approximately 20 two-year undergraduate scholarships and 5 two-year graduate scholarships will be awarded annually to students in Aeronautics and related fields. The program is open to U.S. Citizens who are enrolled in an accredited U.S. college or university. Undergraduate students will receive up to $15,000 awarded for each school year, to be used for tuition, room and board, or other school-related costs. Graduate students will receive up to $35,000 awarded for each school year, to be used for tuition, room and board, or other school-related costs. All students will have the opportunity to attend a summer internship at a NASA Research Center with a summer stipend up to $10,000.
The fellowship program is sponsored by the Army Research Office, Office of Naval Research, Air Force Office of Scientific Research and the DoD High Performance Computing Modernization Program This program is intended for U.S. citizens at or near the beginning of their graduate studies in science and/or engineering programs. The fellowships are for three year tenures. The stipends begin at $30,500 for first year fellows, $31,000 for second year fellows, and $31,500 for third year fellows. Full tuition and fees and a health insurance allowance are included as part of the program. The application cycle is from September to January.
The NSF GRFP aims to ensure the vitality of the human resource base of science, technology, engineering and mathematics in the U.S. and to reinforce its diversity. This fellowship offers a stipend of $30,000 a year for three years and a $10,500 cost of education allowance for students at or near the beginning of their graduate studies. U.S. citizens, nationals, or permanent resident aliens are eligible to apply. For additional program information, go to: http://www.nsfgrfp.org/. For application and deadline information, go to: http://www.fastlane.nsf.gov.
The College Qualified Leaders (CQL) program offers interested undergraduates and graduates the opportunity for a research internship in a DoD lab. It gives these students the chance to learn the research process in an active laboratory.
Application is open year round.
For more than 25 years, the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) has sponsored AVTCs in partnership with the North American auto industry to educate the next generation of automotive engineers and accelerate the development and demonstration of advanced vehicle technologies. In the Fall 2014, the U.S. DOE will launch the 11th AVTC series, EcoCAR 3. Colleges and universities with accredited engineering programs in North America may compete for the opportunity to participate in EcoCAR 3 through a Request for Proposal (RFP) Process. Interested universities wishing to apply may visit www.ecocar3.org to receive the RFP and Modeling and Design Problem. Deadline to apply for EcoCAR 3 is December 9, 2013. For more information about EcoCAR 3, visit www.ecocar3.org or email firstname.lastname@example.org.