Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) is accepting application for Undergraduate Scholarship Program. The scholarship is available for high school seniors who are planning to enroll in a 4-or 5-year college program, or college freshman or sophomores who are enrolled in a 4-or 5-year college program. The students, who are looking for career experience in a dynamic environment, are welcome to apply for CIA’s Undergraduate Scholar Program.
The Central Intelligence Agency was created in 1947. CIA engages in research, development, and deployment of high-leverage technology for intelligence purposes.
18 years of age by April 1 of your senior year
1500 SAT (1000 Math & Critical Reading, 500 Writing) or 21 ACT scores or higher (high school students)
0/4.0 scale high school or college GPA or higher
Financial need as demonstrated by the household income ceiling up to $70,000 for a family of four, and $80,000 for a family of five or more
If the applicant has not been listed as a dependent for the previous tax year, the household income ceiling is $35,000 or less
Meet the same employment standards as permanent employees, successfully completing both security and medical processing
Available to work in the Washington, DC area during your periods of employment
How to Apply:
For applying the scholarship, the candidates must fill the scholarship application form. The link is : https://www.cia.gov/careers/student-opportunities/Scholarship%20Program%20Application.pdf
All applicants must provide the following information with their online application
SAT or ACT scores (For high school seniors who are taking the SAT or ACT in the fall, please make note of your test date in the application package. All fall test scores must be sent (postmarked) no later than January 15.)
Names and ages of all family dependents, and your gross family income for current and previous year
A copy of your most current Federal Application for Financial Student Aid Form (FAFSA) or SAR must be submitted upon request
A copy of your school transcriptsTwo letters of recommendation
Qualification Supplemen It can be downloaded by the following link:
Once selected, you will be given an annual salary, a benefits package that includes health insurance, life insurance, and retirement
Up to $18,000 per calendar year for tuition, mandatory fees, books and supplies
You’ll be required to work at an Agency facility during summer breaks and to maintain full-time college status during the school year with a minimum cumulative 3.0/4.0 GPA
They will pay the cost of transportation between school and the Washington, DC area each summer and provide a housing allowance
Applications are accepted for the program from July 1 – October 15.
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