Welcome to CDM Smith.

CDM Smith Scholarship Program

CDM Smith has established a scholarship program to assist students pursuing an eligible STEM (science, technology, engineering and math) undergraduate program focusing on engineering or Internet technology at an eligible university. 

Eligibility, Awards & Program Deadline


Applicants to the CDM Smith Scholarship Program must:

  • Be high school graduates who plan to enroll or students who are already enrolled in an eligible STEM under­grad­u­ate program focusing on engineering or IT.
  • Plan to enroll in full-time under­grad­u­ate study at an eligible university for the entire 2017-18 academic year.
  • Have a minimum grade point average of 3.0 on a 4.0 scale (or its equivalent).

If selected as a recipient, the student will receive a $5,000 award. Up to four awards will be granted. Awards are not renewable, but students may reapply to the program each year they meet eligibility require­ments. Awards are for under­grad­u­ate study only.

Program Deadline — Expired
We will update this page when applications are being accepted.


Eligible Majors

  • Architecture
  • Chemical Engineer
  • Civil (geotechnical focus)
  • Civil (structural)
  • Civil Engineer
  • Computer Engineering
  • Computer Science
  • Construction Engineering
  • Construction Management
  • Electrical Engineer
  • Environmental Engineer
  • Environmental Science
  • Geography
  • Geology
  • Hydraulic Engineer
  • Information Systems
  • Mechanical Engineer
  • Planning
  • Software Development/Programming
  • Urban/Regional Planning
  • Water Resources Engineer


Eligible Universities

  • Clemson University - Clemson, SC
  • Colorado State - Fort Collins, CO
  • Georgia Tech - Atlanta, GA
  • North Carolina A&T - Greensboro, NC
  • Ohio State - Columbus, OH
  • Purdue University - West Lafayette, IN
  • RPI - Troy, NY
  • Rutgers - New Brunswick, NJ
  • Texas A&M - College Station, TX
  • University of California - Berkeley, CA
  • University of California - Los Angeles, CA
  • University of Florida - Gainesville, FL
  • University of Illinois - Urbana Campaign, IL
  • University of Massachusetts - Amherst, MA
  • University of Texas - Austin, TX
  • Virginia Tech - Blacksburg, VA


Com­mit­ment to Equal Em­ploy­ment Op­por­tu­nity and Af­firma­tive Ac­tion

CDM Smith is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consid­er­a­tion for employment without regard to race, color, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, marital status, disability, citizenship status, genetics, protected veteran status, or any other char­ac­ter­is­tics protected by applicable law. 

If you should re­quire any rea­son­able ac­com­mo­da­tions, please con­tact our Human Re­sources De­part­ment at +1.​617.​452.​6000. For ad­di­tional in­for­ma­tion, please read Equal Em­ploy­ment is the Law (PDF).

CDM Smith par­tic­i­pates in the E-Ver­ify em­ploy­ment au­tho­riza­tion pro­gram. Please re­view our E-Ver­ify par­tic­i­pa­tion no­tice [Span­ish] and the Right to Work no­tice [Span­ish].