Read below to learn additional general information about the DoD Cyber Scholarship Program.

Veteran’s Preference in Hiring

DoD Cyber Scholarships VeteransIf you served on active duty in the United States Military, and you were separated under honorable conditions, you may be eligible for veteran’s preference. For further details visit the Office of Personnel Management website at: http://www.opm.gov/veterans/html/vetguide.asp.

  • To claim 5-point veterans’ preference, attach a copy of your DD-214, Certificate of Release or discharge from Active Duty, or other proof of eligibility, to your Optional Form 612 – Optional Application for Federal Employment, as required at Item 15 of the application.
  • To claim 10-point veterans’ preference, attach an SF 15, Application for 10-Point Veterans’ Preference, plus the proof required by that form, to your Optional Form 612 – Optional Application for Federal Employment, as required at Item 15 of the application.

Applicants with Disabilities

DoD Cyber Scholarship DisabilitiesYou can find out about alternatives for submitting your application by calling the Office of Personnel Management at 912-757-3000. If you have a hearing disability, call TDD 912- 744-2299. You may obtain case-by-case assistance by calling the Department of Defense point of contact for this announcement. The name, address, and email address of the point of contact for this announcement are below:

DoD CySP Program Office
National Security Agency
Attn: A29, Suite 6810
9800 Savage Road
Fort George G. Meade, MD 20755-6804
AskCySP@nsa.gov

Equal Employment Opportunity

DoD Cyber Scholarships DiversityThe Department of Defense is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified persons shall receive consideration for this opportunity without regard to political, religious, labor organization affiliation or non-affiliation, marital status, race, color, sex, national origin, non-disqualifying physical disability, age, or sexual orientation.

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