The SFS program is administered and funded by the National Science Foundation (NSF) in cooperation with the U.S. Office of Personnel Management (OPM). Students that are awarded a scholarship under this program incur a service obligation to the Government upon graduation from UAH and are required to participate in a paid internship during the summer semester. 

Application Process for UAH NSF Scholarship for Service

Those interested in applying for the SFS scholarship should check the above PDF or contact any of the following points of contact at UAH:

Dr. Tommy Morris, Director of Cybersecurity Research and Education, , 256-824-6576

Dr. Sara Graves, Professor of Computer Science,, 256-824-6064

Dr. Jatinder Gupta, Associate Dean, Business Administration, , 256-824-6593

Dr. Sam Yoo, Associate Professor, Electrical and Computer Engineering,, 256-824-6858

Applications for this program are generally solicited in February of each year with scholarships to begin in the Fall semester that same year.    For more information please visit the following web sites:

For Frequently Asked Questions see

For the U.S. Office of Personnel Management Web site see:

Scholarship for DoD Reserve and National Guard Soldiers

UAH is currently collecting information from interested candidates for a new cybersecurity scholarship program for Department of Defense Reserve and National Guard Soldiers. These full scholarships will be available for full time and part time students for academic starts in August of 2018.

To be eligible for the scholarship you must be in good standing in the Army National Guard, Army Reserve, Navy Reserve, Marine Corps Reserve, Air National Guard, or Air Force Reserve.

Interested candidates should complete the survey at this link.
For questions please email: