Deadline:

Thursday, 5th December 2019, Midnight pm PST.

Location:

The United States of America or Canada.

(Partially Funded)

Description

Google Lime Scholarship.

Google’s education and scholarship programs aim to inspire and help students become future leaders in computing and technology by breaking down the barriers that prevent them from entering these fields. As part of our commitment, we’ve partnered with Lime Connect, a nonprofit organization that supports students with disabilities while they pursue education and promising careers, to help university students with disabilities work toward their academic goals in the field of computer science.

More Details

 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.

Opportunity Focus Areas:

  • Computer science.
  • Computer engineering.

Required Languages

English.

Eligible Countries

ALL WORLD COUNTRIES.

Program Period

2020-2021.

Recipients of the 2020 Google Lime Scholarship will each receive a scholarship for the 2020-2021 academic year.

Eligibility Requirements (Criteria)

  • Have, or consider themselves to have, a visible or invisible disability (see Lime Connect’s approach to disability here)
  • Be currently enrolled as an undergraduate or graduate student at a university for the 2019-20 academic year
  • Plan to enroll as a full-time student at a university in the United States or Canada for the 2020-21 academic year
  • Maintain a strong academic performance
  • Be pursuing a degree in computer science, computer engineering or a degree in a closely related technical field
  • Exemplify leadership and demonstrate passion for computer science and technology.
  • This scholarship is not open to current high school students.

Opportunity Cost

(Partially funded)

Selected students will receive

  • 10,000 USD (for those studying in the US)
  • 5,000 CAD (for those studying in Canada)

Selected students will also

  • be invited to attend the annual Google Scholars’ Retreat at the Googleplex in Mountain View, California, in Summer 2020.
  • Candidates will also be considered for software engineering internship opportunities with Google.

How to Apply

First step: Create an account on Lime connect from Here.

Second Step: provide:

  • Contact, education and experience information
  • Current resume & unofficial transcripts
  • Four essays – this is your opportunity to show us your passion for computer science
  • One letter of recommendation from professors, advisers or supervisors (names and email addresses of references must be entered by the application deadline – letters of recommendation themselves are due one week later).

Third step: After singing up on Lime connect and provide the required documents , you will find the application to apply for Google lime scholarship.

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More Details

Know more about this opportunity:

Official Website

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This Scholarship Published by:
Hadeer Mahfouz/ Egypt

Reviewed by” Hesham Galal / Egypt
MARJ3 Intern
MARJ3 Scholarships team