Annual award for beginning and first-year graduate students enrolled full-time while on tenure, interested in research with the U.S. Department of Homeland Security. Applicants must be majoring in Life Science, Health Science, Medical Science, Social/Behavioral Science, Physical Science, Earth Science, Environmental Science, Marine Science, Mathematics, Computer Science, Physical Engineering, Psychology, and Engineering. Student must be a U.S. citizen. Due date may vary. Appointments are for up to three years with satisfactory progress. Stipend is $2300 per month for twelve months.