The CyberCorps Scholarship for Service Program (SFS)
The scholarships are provided through a partnership between the National Science Foundation (NSF) and the Department of Homeland Security (DHS). Scholarship recipients must agree to work for the Department of Homeland Security for the same number of years covered by the scholarship. In addition, recipients also must agree to serve a 10 week summer internship.
Internships are paid, and most are located in Washington, D.C. Both undergraduate and graduate students may apply for the scholarship program. Qualifying students must attend a university that is participating in the program.
CyberCorps Scholarship For Service (SFS) is a unique program that gives exceptional students scholarship funds in exchange for service. The scholarship is designed to increase a skilled workforce of federal information professionals responsible for protecting the government's critical information infrastructure.
The deadline for this scholarship VARIES each year, and the award amount is usually $22,500 - $34,000.
For more details, visit www.sfs.opm.gov/