Stokes Educational Scholarship Program

November 15, 2015
Maximum Award: 
Full Tuition, year round salary
High school seniors

The Stokes Scholarship is designed to recruit individuals, particularly minority high school students, who are planning on majoring in Computer Science or Computer/Electrical Engineering.

Those who are awarded the scholarship become NSA employees and will attend college full-time, but work during the summer at NSA for 12 weeks in areas related to their course of study.

Qualifications for High School Students – You must major in computer science or computer/electrical engineering and meet the following requirements:
•    Must be a U.S. citizen
•    Eligible to be granted a security clearance
•    A high school senior at the time of application
•    A minimum SAT/College Board score of 1600 (1100 Critical Reading and Math, 500 in Writing) or ACT of 25
•    A GPA of 3.0 or above on a 4.0 scale is preferred
•    Demonstrated leadership abilities