The Stokes Educational Scholarship Program is open to high school seniors, particularly minority students who are planning to major in computer science or computer/electrical engineering. You will attend college full-time, receive up to $30,000 per year for tuition and mandatory fees, and work during the summers at NSA in areas that are related to your course of study.
Computer Science Majors
NSA computer scientists work in such areas as applications programming, computer security and graphics, and the design and implementation of software involving database management systems, real-time systems, networking and distributed processing systems.
Computer/Electrical Engineering Majors
You will be involved in projects that focus on communication systems, computer security and networking, microprocessor applications, software engineering and optics.
Program participants are required to work in their area of study for NSA after college graduation for at least one-and-one-half times the length of study. If you leave NSA employment earlier, you must reimburse the government for your tuition.
Dollar Amount: $500
Deadline(s): October 31, 2018
Majors Targeted: :Computer and Information Science::Computer Hardware Engineering::Computer Software Engineering::Computer Systems Analysis::Electrical Engineering::Electronics and Computer Technology:
Scholarship/Grant Sponsor: National Security Agency