First year Network Science PhD student Matt Simonson has been selected to receive a 2016 National Defense Science and Engineering Graduate (NDSEG) Fellowship. The NDSEG Fellowship is sponsored and funded by the Department of Defense (DoD). NDSEG selections are made by the Air Force Research Laboratory (AFRL), the Office of Naval Research (ONR), and the Army Research Office (ARO). The American Society for Engineering Education (ASEE) administers the NDSEG Fellowship Program. Matt's application was selected by the DoD from over 3,000 eligible applications that were received this year.