Google funds for the Scholarship provided for Undergraduate and Graduate studies in Computer Science or related disciplines. Google is committed to helping the innovators of the future make the most of their talents by providing scholarships and networking retreats for computer science students with disabilities.The deadline to apply for the scholarship is 18 February, 2013., New York, 2013 2014
Scholarship Program: Google Lime Scholarship Program
Type of Award: Scholarship
Nationality: U.S. Citizen and Canadian invited to apply
Employer: Google funds for the Scholarship
Level of Study: The scholarship provided for Undergraduate and Graduate studies .
Subject(s): It supports Studies in Computer Science or related disciplines.
Duration: The scholarship runs for 2 to 4 year.
Number of Awards: Total number of awards are not mentioned.
Am I Eligible? (1) Pursuing a Computer Science or Computer Engineering degree, or a degree in a closely related technical field (such as software engineering or electrical engineering with a heavy computer science course load)
(2) Maintaining a strong academic performance
(3) (1) A current sophomore/second year or junior/third year undergraduate continuing studies in the 2013-2014 academic year; (2) an undergraduate senior/fourth year accepted to or enrolled in a graduate program in the 2013-2014 academic year; or (3) a current graduate student (masters or PhD) continuing studies in the 2013-2014 academic year. Candidates must be enrolled in a university in the United States or Canada (international students in the US and Canada are also encouraged to apply)
(4) A student with a visible or invisible disability (defined as someone who has, or considers themselves to have, a long-term, or recurring, issue that impacts one or more major activities that others may consider to be a daily function); this definition also includes the perception among others that a disability exists. We know that 90% of disabilities on campus are invisible, and candidates with all disabilities are encouraged to apply
What does it cover? US$10,000 for those studying in the US and C$5,000 for those studying in Canada
How do I Apply? You can apply Online.
Scholarship Description: Google is committed to helping the innovators of the future make the most of their talents by providing scholarships and networking retreats for computer science students with disabilities. Recipients of the 2013 Google Lime Scholarship will each receive a scholarship for the 2013-2014 academic year. Selected students will also be invited to attend the annual Google Scholars’ Retreat at the Googleplex in Mountain View, California, in 2013. All candidates will also be considered for software engineering internship opportunities wiht Google. All candidates will also be considered for software engineering internship opportunities wiht Google. Scholarships will be awarded based on the strength of candidates’ academic background and demonstrated passion for computer science
Application closing date: The deadline to apply for the scholarship is 18 February, 2013.