Through 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. The award consists of (1) A $10,000 academic scholarship, awarded based on academic performance, leadership, and impact on the community of women in tech; (2) A retreat, in which participants have an opportunity to connect with fellow scholars and Google mentors, while participating in professional and personal development trainings and workshops; (3) An online network with fellow scholars designed to facilitate the sharing of resources, and to support the global community of women in tech so they can collaborate on projects to make continued impact. To be eligible to apply, applicants must: (1) Identify as female; (2) Be currently be enrolled full-time at an accredited university; (3) Intend to be enrolled in or accepted as a full-time student in a Bachelors, Masters or PhD program at a university in the United States or Canada for the next academic year; (4) Be studying computer science, computer engineering or a closely related technical field; (5) Demonstrate a strong academic record; (6) Exemplify leadership and demonstrate passion for increasing the involvement of women in computer science. There are no citizenship requirements associated with this program.
Women Techmakers Scholars Program
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