CDM Smith Scholarship Program

CDM Smith Scholarship Program
CDM Smith has established a scholarship program in partnership with Scholarship America to assist undergraduate college students pursuing an eligible STEM (science, technology, engineering and math) program on focused majors.

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 the majors listed below.
  • Plan to enroll or are currently enrolled in full-time under­grad­u­ate program (engineering programs must be ABET Accredited).
  • 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 that they meet eligibility require­ments. Awards are for under­grad­u­ate study only. Payments are made directly to school of enrollment.

Program Deadline 
The 2021 application period has closed. Congrat­u­la­tions to our recipients! Stay tuned for our 2022 Schol­ar­ships.

E2F Scholarship for future envi­ron­men­tal engineers
CDM Smith is a proud partner of E2F: Envi­ron­men­tal Engineers of the Future. Receive up to $10,000 towards your master's degree in envi­ron­men­tal engineering.
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Eligible Majors

Automation Engineering
Chemical Engineering
Civil Engineering (water, geot­ech­ni­cal, structural, trans­porta­tion focuses)
Construc­tion Engineering
Construc­tion Management
Electrical Engineering
Envi­ron­men­tal Engineering
Envi­ron­men­tal Science
Geography (GIS)
Hydraulic Engineering
Mechanical Engineering
Urban/Regional Planning
Water Resources Engineering

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, pregnancy and pregnancy-related conditions, 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 a reasonable accom­mo­da­tion to complete any part of the application process, please contact our Human Resources Department by phone at +1.​617.​452.​6000 and ask to speak with the Employee Relations Manager, or complete the Request for Reasonable Accom­mo­da­tion form. For additional information, please read Equal Em­ploy­ment is the Law and the Equal Employment is the Law Supplement (PDF).

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