Graduate Studies Program

Scholarship Description

For graduate students who focus primarily on international affairs, languages, economics, geography, cartography, physical sciences and engineering; other majors may be accepted
Should be entering their first or second year of graduate studies in an accredited college or university
Active participation in projects with potential to have work disseminated throughout the Intelligence Community

General Requirements:
  US citizenship
  3.0 GPA or better on a 4.0 scale
  Foreign language skills and previous international residency are pluses
  Medical/polygraph examinations and background investigation required
  Assignments are ONLY in the Washington, DC metro area
  Because of safety concerns for the prospective applicant, as well as security and communication issues, the CIA Recruitment Center does not accept applications, nor can we return phone calls, e-mails or other forms of communication, from US citizens living outside of the US.

Year of Need: 1st Year Grad, 2nd Year Grad,

Type: Merit Based

Num Awards: Varies

Min Award:

Max Award:

Deadline: 2022-03-31


Sponsoring Organization Central Intelligence Agency

Washington, DC 20505

Contact Person: Recruitment Center

Phone: (703) 482-0623

Fax: (571) 204-3800