Avg. Amount Awarded
June 1 2021
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Graduate Scholarship Program


Full-tuition scholarships for a maximum of 2 years for a master's degree and 4 years for a PhD in mathematical statistics or geographic information systems. Must agree to work for USDA one year for every year of financial aid received, paid internship at USDA prior to graduation. Preference given to Asian-Pacific Americans. Must be U.S. citizen.

Eligibility Requirements

  • CheckmarkMust be a graduate student
  • CheckmarkMust attend a university
  • CheckmarkMinimum 3.0 GPA
  • CheckmarkCitizenship requirements: US
  • CheckmarkMust not be attending high school currently
  • CheckmarkMust study full-time
  • CheckmarkRestricted to students studying Physical Sciences, Surveying, Surveying Technology, Cartography, or Geographic Information Science

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Contact Mr. Mark Harris
Director, Research and Development Division
Tel: 703-877-8000 ext. 101 Address Room 5053, South Building
1400 Independence Avenue, SW
Washington, DC 20250