U.S. Department of Defense (DoD) will be providing scholarships to 20 deserving students. The scholarship includes full tuition waiver along with $100 weekly stipend.

The scholarships will be awarded to the students on the merit basis. The applicants with higher ranking, during selection process will be considered for the DoD scholarship. The scholarship recipients must be citizens or permanent residents of the United States or its possessions.

In order to be considered for the scholarship, just submit the registration form by May 5th 2017. No special application is required for this scholarship.

Eligibility Criteria:

  • Students studying in 9th to 12th grades, preferred. Students from middle school can also apply, provided that they are greatly interested and have the zeal to tackle with the advanced topics.
  • A Grade Point Average (GPA) of 3.0 or higher. Students who demonstrate a strong research motivation coupled with a relatively lower GPA will be given careful consideration.
  • Strong interests in research related to STEM fields, primarily, Computer Science.
  • Students with a strong technical background and logical mind
  • Students who are innovative and are able to develop new ideas.