CS Sophomore, Derek Ong, Wins SMART Scholarship

Publish Date: 12/17/2010

Derek Ong, a sophomore computer science major, was recently awarded a Department of Defense sponsored SMART (Science, Mathematics & Research for Transformation) scholarship.  The program is described on its webpage: “The Science, Mathematics and Research for Transformation (SMART) Scholarship for Service Program has been established by the Department of Defense (DoD) to support undergraduate and graduate students pursuing degrees in Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) disciplines.  The program aims to increase the number of civilian scientists and engineers working at DoD laboratories.”
Congratulations to Derek!