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, 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 any reasonable accom­mo­da­tions, please contact our Human Resources Department at +1.617.452.6000. 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].