Google now offers the Anita Borg Memorial Scholarships that specially available for international students pursuing undergraduate, master and PhD in the field of Engineering and computer science and other closely related subjects. Please note that the Anita Borg Memorial Scholarships are only targeted to female students. The successful applicants will have opportunity to receive € 7,000 (or equivalent). Scholarship deadline is February 2nd, 2015.
Google Anita Borg Scholarship recipients will each receive a €7,000 (or equivalent) award for the 2014-2015 academic year. A group of female undergraduate and graduate students will be chosen from the applicant pool and scholarships will be awarded based on the strength of each candidate’s academic background, passion for increasing the involvement of women in computer science, and demonstrated leadership.
The selected applicants of the Google Anita Borg will each receive a €7,000 (or equivalent) award for the 2015-2016 academic years.
Level and Area of Studies
Undergraduate, master and doctoral in Engineering, computer science and other related subjects.
Place of Study
Europe, the Middle East or Africa (all scholarship recipients and finalists will be invited to attend a retreat at Google).
Eligibility and Criteria
Be a female student currently enrolled at a university for the 2014-2015 academic year
Intend to be enrolled in or accepted as a full-time student in a Bachelor’s, Master’s or PhD program at a university in Europe, the Middle East or Africa for the 2015-2016 academic year
Be studying Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Informatics or a closely related technical field
Maintain a strong academic record.
Students from Europe, the Middle East or Africa may apply this scholarship.
The scholarship can be applied online. Before you apply please provide the following documents:
-Current resume/CV (up to 2 pages)
-Academic transcripts from your current institution (and prior institution if currently in graduate school)
-A reference letter from a professor, instructor, adviser or supervisor
-Responses to essay questions.
February 2nd, 2015.