2018-2019 DoD Information Assurance Scholarship Program: Apply by February 12, 2018

The Department of Defense is seeking graduate and doctoral students who are interested in full-ride scholarships for concentrated studies in Cybersecurity (see full Solicitation). Scholarships will cover the following:

Information Assurance scholars must agree to some restrictions and obligations regarding curriculum, GPA, and postprogram employment. If all conditions are met, scholars will receive full-time conditional/permanent positions in Components of the DoD upon program completion.

Eligible applicants must meet the following requirements:

To submit an application, integrate all the required documents into a single PDF file and e-mail it to irytikov@gmu.edu. The application should consist of the following items:

1. The IASP Student Application completely filled out and signed (see Attachment D: New Student Applicationw or Returning Student Application).

2. Separate sheet highlighting Recognitions, Honors and Awards (see page 5 of Attachment D). You may attach a separate sheet of plain 8½ ” x 11” paper on which you record your responses or the continuations of your responses. On each such page, indicate your name.

3. Supplemental Academic Sufficiency Statement (see pages 4-10 of Attachment D). You must complete the Statement of Academic Sufficiency supplement to the OF612, to which you must attach the following additional supplemental statements:

The deadline to submit applications is February 12, 2018.

We encourage students to submit their applications as early as possible to increase their chances that any potential issue can be addressed in a timely mmanner.