Scholarship Name : Google Scholarship Program
Applicable Majors : All Fields of Study
Among other things, Google provides scholarships to encourage students of various backgrounds, genders and ethnicities to excel in their studies. In hopes that these programs will help dismantle barriers that keep women and minorities from entering computing and technology fields, Google offers the following scholarships:
Google Anita Borg Scholarship
The Google Anita Borg Memorial Scholarship was established to honor the legacy of Anita Borg and her efforts to encourage women to pursue careers in computer science and technology. The scholarship is offered in the United States, Europe, and Australia.
United Negro College Fund/Google Scholarship
The UNCF/Google Scholarship Program provides scholarships to students attending UNCF member institutions and public Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCUs). The program offers "last dollar" scholarships based upon unmet financial need for students majoring in computer science or computer engineering.
Google Hispanic College Fund Scholarship
Hispanic College Fund Scholarships are given to Hispanic students who demonstrate both academic and financial need. The Google Scholarship Program offers funds to students studying computer science or computer engineering.
Google Global Community Scholarship for the 2006 Grace Hopper Conference
Students outside the U.S. could apply for the Google Global Community Scholarship for the 2006 Grace Hopper Conference.
Google MESA Scholarship for the 2007 National Society of Black Engineers National Convention
Students currently participating in a MESA Community College or Engineering Program are eligible to apply for a travel stipend to attend the 2007 NSBE Convention in Columbus, Ohio.
Additional Information : Google Scholarship Program, Available for Online School and Campus Schools
Scholarship website : http://www.google.com/support/jobs/bin/static.py?page=students.html&sid=scholarships