Google Anita Borg Scholarships USA
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Google Anita Borg Scholarships USA; As part of Google's ongoing commitment to furthering Anita's vision, Google announces the Google Anita Borg Scholarships, which we encourage women to excel in computing and technology and become active role models and leaders.
Scholarships will be awarded based on the strength of candidates' academic background and demonstrated leadership.
A group of female undergraduate and graduate student finalists will be chosen from the applicant pool.
The scholarship recipients will each receive a USD$10,000 scholarship.
All scholarship recipients and finalists will be invited to visit Google headquarters in Mountain View, California or a networking retreat which will include workshops with a series of speakers, panelists, breakout sessions and social activities.
Google Scholarships Eligibility Requirements
Applicants must satisfy all of the following criteria to be eligible:
Be a female student currently enrolled as an undergraduate or graduate student at a university in the current academic year or
Intend to be enrolled in or accepted as a full-time undergraduate or graduate student at a university in the United States in the next academic year
Majoring in computer science, computer engineering, or a closely related technical field
Maintain a strong academic record
Exemplify leadership and demonstrate passion for increasing the involvement of women in computer science
Citizens, permanent residents, and international students are eligible to apply. Past applicants and finalists are also encouraged to re-apply.
Google Scholarships Application Process
Please complete the online application which must include:
General background information (includes contact information and information about your current and intended institutions
Academic transcripts from your current and prior institutions (if you have earned a prior degree)
Two letters of reference from a professor, instructor, adviser or supervisor
Responses to four essay questions
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