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Homeland Security scholars, fellows program -- applications due Feb. 19 
Applications are now available for the 2004-2005 Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Scholars and Fellows Program. The program is intended to ensure a diverse and highly talented science and technology community to achieve the DHS mission and objectives. The program is open to U.S. citizen undergraduate and graduate students at accredited colleges and universities. Areas of study include: physical, biological, social and behavioral sciences including science policy, engineering, mathematics and computer science.

Undergraduate scholarships are available for students who will be beginning their junior year in the fall of 2004. Scholarships are for two years and include full tuition and fees and a $1,000/month stipend for nine months. The program also includes a paid summer internship between the junior and senior years. Graduate fellowships are available for students that will be beginning their first or second year of a research-based graduate program in the fall of 2004. Fellowships are for three years and include full tuition and fees and a monthly stipend of $2,300/month for 12 months. Applications are due by Feb. 19, with transcripts, test scores and/or reference forms due by March 4. For more details and to apply to the DHS Scholars and Fellows Program, see www.orau.gov/dhsed.

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