Department of Defense (DoD) Scholarship
Provided by: Thurgood Marshall College Fund
May 01, 2015
The Department of Defense (DoD) Scholarship is available to graduating high school seniors who plan to and remain enrolled full-time at a Historically Black College or University (HBCU). You must have a minimum GPA of 3.25, earned a grade of “B” or better in Pre-calculus or higher math course, demonstrate financial need, be a U.S. citizen or legal permanent resident and majoring in mechanical engineering, mathematics, chemistry, nuclear engineering, physics, civil engineering, biosciences, chemical engineering, computer science/technology, computer engineering, environmental science and geosciences to be eligible for this award. Also, in a minimum of 750 words, please address the following: "Describe your interest in STEM studies, commitment to achieving a degree in this area, and long-term professional goals." Preference is given to students attending publicly-supported HBCUs.