Generation Google Scholarship for women in computer science is a scholarship program created to help aspiring computer scientists excel and become leaders in the field.
Selected students will be rewarded with 7,000 EUR or its local equivalent for the 2022-2023 academic year. The Scholarship will be awarded based on the strength and qualifications of each candidate on demonstrated leadership, and academic background. More details about the scholarship are seen below.
Details About The Generation Google Scholarship Scholarship
Country: Europe, Middle East, and Africa
Level of Study: Bachelors, Masters, PhD Degree
Financial Coverage: 7,000 EUR For Tuition, Fees, Books, Supplies and Equipments
Deadline: December 10, 2021
Students enrolled in any accredited University in Europe, Middle East or Africa
Generation Google Scholarship Required Documents
General background information
Academic transcripts from your current and prior institutions (If you own a degree)
One letter of reference from a professor, instructor, or supervisor
Responses to five short essay questions with at most 300 words. The essay questions are seen below:
“How did you become interested in computer science, and what are your goals or aspirations when you think about pursuing a degree in this field? In your answer, please describe how your experiences have influenced the goals you have for yourself.”
“Please describe the most significant computer science project or research you have worked on, how you approached key technical challenges, and what you gained from the experience. It might have been a class assignment, a research project or work as an intern. If the project was team-based, specify your individual role and contributions in the project. Treat this essay as a technical report or research paper. Feel free to use tables, references, or figures.”
“Please give us one example of how you have exhibited leadership. Explain how you were influential, what you were trying to achieve and the impact you had as a result. These need not be demonstrated through formal or traditional leadership roles. Think broadly and examine the many ways you are having an effect on the members of your technical community, your university or your broader community.”
“What is a significant challenge that you believe women in the field of technology face and how do you see yourself as being part of the solution(s) to this challenge? Keep in mind that impact can happen in many ways and at different scales.”
“What impact would receiving this scholarship have on your education? Describe any circumstances affecting your need for a scholarship and what educational goals this scholarship will enable you to accomplish.”
Generation Google Scholarship Eligibility Criteria
Women interested in studying computer science are strongly encouraged to apply. However, to apply, You Must:
Currently be enrolled as an undergraduate or graduate student at a university for the 2021-2022 academic year
Be studying computer science, computer engineering, or a closely related field
Have a strong academic record
Intend to be accepted as a full-time student in a Bachelors, Masters, or PhD program at an accredited university in Europe, Middle East or Africa for the 2022-2023 academic year
Have leadership qualities and demonstrate a passion for improving representation of underrepresented groups in computer science and technology
Deadline: Application for the Generation Google Scholarship ends on 10th December, 2021.
How to apply
You have to fill a form and submit the necessary documents. Selected students will receive instructions from Google on how to receive the award. Failure to complete these steps by the specified deadline will disqualify you from receiving the award To apply Please Visit the official website.