DoD SMART Scholarship Program
Scholarship! Internship! Career! Learn about SMART!
Department of Defense (DoD) SMART Scholarship-for-Service Program
Want to give your STEM students the opportunity to receive a full scholarship, summer internships, and an extraordinary career working for the DoD? Lead them to SMART! Visit the SMART booth to learn more, discover resources for sharing SMART with your students, and discuss outreach for your university. The DoD employs some of the most talented and innovative scientists, engineers, operations researchers, and mathematicians in the world. And it needs more. The DoD implemented SMART in 2006 to increase its STEM workforce. STEM students – undergraduate, graduate, and PhD – have the opportunity to receive full tuition, stipends, internship experience, and a fulfilling career with the DoD. SMART Scholars pursue their STEM passions, gain valuable work experience, and contribute to the DoD’s mission. Many have described the program as “fantastic” and “life-changing“. Scholars and the DoD love SMART! In fact, the retention rate of SMART Scholars within the DoD is around 80 percent.
Brands: SMART is a Department of Defense program. This prestigious program identifies as a scholarship, internship AND employment opportunity. STEM students only need to search for one program for all three!