National Defense Science and Engineering Graduate Fellowship Program

Sponsor Deadline: 

Nov 2, 2020


DOD Under Secretary for Research and Engineering

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The DoD National Defense Science and Engineering Graduate (NDSEG) Fellowship Program  is a competitive fellowship that is awarded to U.S. citizens, U.S. nationals, and U.S. dual citizens who intend to pursue a Doctoral degree aligned to the DoD services Broad Agency Announcements (BAAs) in research and development at a U.S. institution of their choice.
How to apply

The broad research area disciplines include, but are not limited to:

  • Aeronautical and Astronautical Engineering
  • Biomedical Engineering
  • Chemical Engineering
  • Chemistry
  • Civil Engineering
  • Cognitive, Neural, And Behavioral Sciences
  • Computer and Computational Sciences
  • Electrical Engineering
  • Geosciences (Includes Terrain, Water, And Air)
  • Materials Science and Engineering
  • Mathematics
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Naval Architecture and Ocean Engineering (Includes Undersea Systems)
  • Oceanography (Includes Ocean Acoustics, Remote Sensing, And Marine Meteorology)
  • Physics (Including Optics)
  • Space Physics