|Scholarships: Civilian: MONARCH Program (Non-Military Service)|
Civilian Master's Degree Scholarship SFS-MONARCH Option
** How to Apply for the SFS-MONARCH Program **
1. Review the SFS-MONARCH Application Timelines. The application deadline is: June 30, 2015 for early acceptance, and July 17, 2015 for standard acceptance.
2. Read the SFS-MONARCH Program Description and review the Qualifications.
3. Review the SFS Handbook to
understand your obligations pertaining to the program.
4. Follow the instructions on "Application
Instructions for Scholarship for Service STEM and MONARCH Programs"
4. Follow the instructions on "Application Instructions for Scholarship for Service STEM and MONARCH Programs"
SFS-MONARCH Application Timelines
|Timeline||Application Season Opens||Application Deadline (Early Acceptance)||Application Deadline (Standard Acceptance)||Visitor's Day||Student Notification (Early Acceptance)||Student Notification (Standard Acceptance)||Arrival Date (Report In)||Classes Start|
|CLOSED||N/A||Jan 15, 2015||N/A||N/A||Feb 13, 2015||Jun 26, 2015||Jul 6, 2015|
|OPEN||Jun 30, 2015||Jul 17, 2015||N/A||Aug 25, 2015||Sep 18, 2015||Dec 2015||Jan 4, 2016|
SFS-MONARCH Program Description SFS - Cyber Corps Through Metamorphosis (SFS-MONARCH)
This program is designed to TRANSFORM one's life to be a leader in the cyber security field that will continue to grow as the nation's dependence on secure communications and data structures grow for years to come. Make a difference today!
The U.S. Naval Postgraduate School (NPS) in Monterey is proud to offer an exceptional program that enables civilians to obtain a full scholarship for a Master's Degree, receive a
salary while in school, and begin a civilian career with an unlimited future. The "Scholarship for Service" program DOES NOT entail enrollment in the Military.
Our students receive their Master's Degree and move on to CIVILIAN government jobs in such organizations as the CIA, FBI, NSA, and others.
NPS's Center for Information Security Studies and Research (CISR) is one of the world's foremost centers for information security education and research and has been designated as a National Center of Excellence for Information Assurance.
Students selected for this program will receive a full 2-year tuition (i.e. six to nine academic quarters) to the NPS Computer Science Program, a yearly stipend while in school, and placement in a summer internship program. After completion of the program, students will seek full-time, paid positions with the Federal Government where they will work for a minimum of two full years. This material is based upon work supported by the National Science Foundation under Grant No. 0414102.
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|Downloads:||SFS Student Brochure||SFS Student Toolkit|
|Hiring:||SFS Hiring Program||SFS Hiring Agency Brochure||SFS Hiring Agency Toolkit|
For more information contact:
Attn: Diana Chung
Naval Postgraduate School
1411 Cunningham Road
Dept CS, Bldg 305, GE-210
Monterey, CA, 93943-5285
Phone: (831) 656-7890
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conclusions or recommendations
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those of the author(s) and do
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