Department of Defense (DoD) Cybersecurity Scholarship

This is a scholarship opportunity that provides full tuition scholarships plus a stipend to those selected. Read through the application carefully. This scholarship is open to:

  1. Full-time students at a Center of Academic Excellence (CAE) (including online students)
  2. Jr./Sr. status in Fall 2019
  3. At least 18 years old
  4. U.S. citizens
  5. GPA of at least 3.2
  6. Eligible to receive a security clearance
  7. Will make a commitment to work as a civilian for a DoD agency for one year for every year of scholarship they receive. Please be aware that you may need to agree to move to accept your appointment. You will know the appointment before you are asked to accept the scholarship.

Montreat College will accept applications until February 1, 2019. Any student wishing to apply should submit the completed packet (electronic or paper) to Professor Kelli Burgin ( by February 1 at 11:59 p.m. Please read through the instructions carefully. Incomplete applications will not be accepted.

Hard copies of the application and instructions can be picked up in the Cyber Operations Teaching Lab (RM 132), Belk Campus Center on campus at Montreat College, 310 Gaither Circle, Montreat, NC 28757.