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Google United Negro College Fund Scholarship

Deadline to Apply: April 16, 2010

Google is proud to support the work of the United Negro College Fund and together, we are committed to encouraging the innovators of the future to excel in their studies and become active role models and leaders.
The Google UNCF Scholarship Program provides scholarships and networking retreats for students in computer science. Scholarship recipients will each receive a $10,000 scholarship for the 2010-2011 academic year and be invited to attend the all-expenses-paid Annual Google Scholars’ Retreat at the Googleplex in Mountain View, California, in the Spring of 2011. Scholarships will be awarded based on the strength of candidates’ academic background and demonstrated passion for computer science.
Who can apply?
Applicants must satisfy the following eligibility criteria:
  • Pursuing a Computer Science or Computer Engineering degree, or a degree in a closely related field (such as Software Engineering)
  • Maintaining a cumulative GPA of at least 3.5 on a 4.0 scale in their current program
  • Entering their senior year of undergraduate study or enrolled in a graduate program in the 2010-2011 academic year at a university in the United States
Deadline to apply: April 16, 2010
–google student blog

2010 Google Anita Borg Memorial Scholarship for First Years

Dr.Anita Borg (1949-2003) devoted her life to revolutionizing the way we
think about technology and dismantling the barriers that keep women and
minorities from entering the computing and technology fields. In honor
of Anita’s vision, Google is proud to announce the launch of the 2010
Google Anita Borg Memorial Scholarship for First Years.

Google hopes to encourage aspiring female students to excel in technology and
become active role models and leaders in the field by offering
scholarship opportunities for students. the Google Anita Borg Memorial
Scholarship for First Years will award students entering their first
year in university and pursuing their studies in computer science.

Recipients of the Google Anita Borg Memorial Scholarship for First Years will each
receive a $10,000 award for the 2010-2011 academic year and be invited
to attend the Google FUSE networking retreat in Summer 2011.
Who can apply?

Applicants must be high school seniors and meet the following eligibility criteria:

* Intend to be enrolled in or accepted as a full-time student at a
university in the U.S. for the 2010–2011 academic year. International
students are eligible to apply as long as they intend to be enrolled at
a local university;

* Intend to be enrolled in or accepted for
enrollment in a baccalaureate Computer Science, Computer Engineering,
Software Engineering or related program;

* Able to demonstrate a commitment to and passion for computer science and technology

For complete details, please visit us at www.google.com/anitaborg/first-years/

Deadline to apply: February 15, 2010