Women Techmakers Scholars Program

DEADLINE: 1st December 2017.

The Women Techmakers Scholars Program – formerly the Google Anita Borg Memorial Scholarship Program – Google is furthering Dr. Anita Borg’s vision of creating gender equality in the field of computer science by encouraging women to excel in computing and technology and become active leaders and role models in the field. Scholarship

An academic scholarship awarded based on academic performance, leadership, and impact on the community of women in tech.

Eligibilities:
  • Identify as female
  • Currently, be enrolled at an accredited university for the 2017-2018 academic year
  • Intend to be enrolled in or accepted as a full-time or part-time student in a Bachelor’s, Master’s or Ph.D. program at a university in Europe, Middle East or Africa for the 2018-2019 academic year
  • Be studying computer science, computer engineering, informatics or a closely related technical field
  • Demonstrate a strong academic record
  • Exemplify leadership and demonstrate passion for increasing the involvement of women in Computer Science

The Scholars Program consists of the following elements:

Scholarship

An academic scholarship awarded based on academic performance, leadership, and impact on the community of women in tech.

Retreat

An opportunity to connect with fellow scholars and Google mentors, while participating in professional and personal development training and workshops.

 

Community

An online network with fellow scholars program participants designed to share resources, support the global community of women in tech and collaborate on projects to make a continued impact.

 

Official link: https://www.womentechmakers.com/scholars

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