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 in April 2017, 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:

The 2017 NDSEG Fellowship Application is now closed and we anicipate that award offers will be issued via e-mail in late March/early April. The 2018 Application is expected to open in September 2017.

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