Graduate Funding Information Service

October 21, 2020

National Defense Science and Engineering Graduate (NDSEG) Fellowships

Application Deadline: November 2, 2020, 8:59 Pacific Time

  • PhD students
  • In natural sciences, cognitive sciences, engineering, or math
  • Three-year fellowship includes annual stipend of $38,400
  • Restricted to U.S. citizens & permanent residents

The Department of Defense 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.

Relevant fields include, but are not limited to the following:

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