Internship: USDIA 2022 Louis Stokes Educational Scholarship Program

Deadline: October 14, 2021

DIA’s 2022 Louis Stokes Educational Scholarship Program is open for applications until October 14, 2021! This is a wonderful opportunity for anyone interested in the Human Intelligence (HUMINT) Career field. Upon successful completion of the Stokes Fellowships program, graduates are guaranteed placement with the US Defense Intelligence Agency (DIA).Posting: (search for Stokes)

This announcement is open to US citizens who are high school seniors, college freshman, and college sophomores with a demonstrated financial need (see application requirements). Applicants must be enrolled as full-time students. 

Human Intelligence Career Field specialties include: 
• Intelligence Studies 
• International Studies 
• Security Studies 
• Cyber Security 
• Cultural Studies with a Study abroad Component 
• Political Science 

STOKES program participants attend classes full-time during the academic school year and report to DIA for 12-week internship periods during summer breaks. STOKES program participants receive: 
• Tuition and mandatory fees (up to $18,000 per year) toward a four-year degree program at an accredited college or university selected by the participant 
• Reimbursement of textbooks and school supplies 
• Annual salary, paid bi-weekly 
• Full benefits, to include:  Federal Employee Health Benefits (FEHB) and Federal Employee Group Life Insurance (FEGLI) and Thrift Savings Plan (TSP) 
• Permanent employment upon graduation from the undergraduate degree program 

This announcement will close at midnight (EST) on Thursday, October 14, 2021. All applicants must apply online in order to receive consideration. If you need technical assistance with your application, please contact our support center at (202) 231-8000.