CIA Graduate Program Scholarship
Are you looking for an exciting and challenging internship or cooperative education experience? Consider employment with the Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) as a graduate student. Applicants should be entering either their first or second year of graduate studies when applying to CIA's Graduate Scholar Program. We invite you to participate in our Graduate Scholarship program by applying now. This unique program is designed to give promising graduate students, particularly minorities and people with disabilities, the opportunity to gain practical work experience that complements their graduate studies.
Once selected, you will be given up to $18,000 per calendar year for tuition, mandatory fees, and books; an annual salary; and an optional benefits package that includes health, dental and vision insurance, life insurance, and retirement. You'll be required to work at an Agency facility in the Washington, D.C., metropolitan area for at least 60 to 90 days before graduationEligibility:-Must have U.S. citizenship-18 years of age-Minimum 3.0 college GPA or higher-Full-time student taking at least 9 credits per semester-Financial need as demonstrated by the gross annual household income ceiling up to $70,000 for a family of four or less, and $80,000 for a family of five or more for applicants that have been listed as dependent (full-time student for at least five months of the year) for the previous tax year-If the applicant has not been listed as a dependent for the previous tax year, the gross annual household income ceiling is $35,000 or less-After completing a 60 to 90-day work tour student should still have at least one year remaining of full-time classes prior to graduation-Meet the same employment standards as permanent employees, successfully completing both security and medical processingFor more information or to apply, please visit the scholarship provider's website.
Award Amount: $18,000
Essay required: Yes