Stokes Educational Scholarship Program

  • Scholarship Intent: To facilitate the recruitment of individuals, particularly minority high school students, who have demonstrated skills critical to NSA.
  • Criteria:
    1) Must be eligible to be granted a security clearance.
    2) Must be a high school senior at the time of application.
    3) Must achieve a minimum SAT/ College Board of 1200 (600 Evidence-Based Reading and Writing, 600 Math) or ACT of 25.
    4) By participating in the Stokes Educational Scholarship Program, you agree to work for NSA for at least one-and-half times the length of study upon graduation.
  • Major: Multiple: Computer Science, Electrical Engineering, Computer Engineering,
  • Class Level: HS Seniors; Undergrad: N/A; Grad: N/A
  • Enrollment Status: Entering
  • Enrollment Requirement: Undergrad: HALF-TIME; Grad: N/A
  • Financial Need as determined by the FAFSA and/or CA Dream App: Not a Requirement
  • Citizenship: US Citizen
  • GPA: HS GPA: 3.0; Undergrad GPA: N/A; Grad GPA: N/A
  • Contact Person: National Security Agency
  • Contact Person title:
  • Street Address: 9800 Savage Road, Suite 6779 Ft. George G. Meade, MD 20755
  • Phone Number: (866)672-4473 OR (410)854-4725
  • Extension:
  • Email:
  • Number of Awards: Varies

Up to $30,000 per year