Google Scholarships 2012
As part of Google's ongoing commitment to encourage women and minorities to excel in computing and technology, Google have announced the following scholarships:
- Google Anita Borg Memorial Scholarship 2012: Europe, the Middle East and Africa. You can find more details at http://www.google.com/anitaborg/emea/.
- Google Europe Scholarship for Students with Disabilities. You can find more details at http://www.google.com/studentswithdisabilities-europe/.
The deadline for both scholarships is 1 February 2012.
Scholarship recipients will each receive a 7,000 EUR scholarship and in June 2012 all scholarship recipients and finalists will be invited to visit a Google office in Europe for a networking retreat.
It will include workshops with a series of speakers, panels, breakout sessions and social activities, and will provide an opportunity for all finalists to meet and share their experiences.
You can find out more about the scholarships and retreat through the videos on this site: http://www.google.com/university/emea/.
The scholarships are for female Bachelor's, Master's and PhD students or students with disabilities studying Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Informatics or closely related technical fields and students must be enrolled for the 2012/2013 academic year.