National Defense Science and Engineering Graduate Fellowship


As a means of increasing the number of U.S. citizens and nationals trained in science and engineering disciplines of military importance, the Department of Defense (DoD) plans to award fellowships, subject to the availability of funds. The DoD will offer these fellowships to individuals who have demonstrated the ability and special aptitude for advanced training in science and engineering.

National Defense Science and Engineering Graduate (NDSEG) Fellowships are awarded to applicants who will pursue a doctoral degree in, or closely related to, an area of DoD interest within one of the fifteen following disciplines:

Note: The current application and 2017 Fellow Class tenures are being administered by STI-TEC. Please visit www.ndsegfellowships.org for more information.

All 2015 & 2016 Fellowship Tenures are currently being administered by the NDSEG Program Team at ASEE. For all inquiries related to the 2015 & 2016 Fellow classes, please contact the NDSEG Program Team at ASEE via e-mail at NDSEG@asee.org.