Microsoft Scholarship for Women

Microsoft Scholarship for WomenMicrosoft Scholarship for Women

http://www.microsoft.com/university/scholarships

Contact Info: Microsoft Scholarship Program, Microsoft Corporation, One Microsoft Way, Redmond, WA 98052-8303

Deadline: February 1

Award Amount: Full or Partial Tuition

Eligibility: Women pursuing a 4-year degree in Computer Science or technical-related disciplines.

Requirements: Resume, Transcript, Essay, Letter of Referral, and Confirmation of Online Application to the Microsoft Internship Program. (Students must apply online at http://www.microsoft.com/university for a Summer Internship and print out a confirmation page showing they have done so.) Gender/ethnicity/disability information is optional.

 

NASA Space Grant Consortium Scholarships

NASA Space Grant Consortium ScholarshipsNASA Space Grant Consortium Scholarships

http://www.nasa.gov/offices/education/programs/national/spacegrant/home/index.html

Award Amount: Varies by State (52 consortiums including Washington, DC and Puerto Rico)

Contact Info: Check by your state (where you reside or where you will be attending college) http://www.nasa.gov/offices/education/programs/national/spacegrant/home/Space_Grant_Consortium_Websites.html

Deadline: Varies by state

Eligibility: College students pursuing a career in a STEM-related field (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math). Women, minorities, and Underrepresented Groups (e.g., disabled, first generation, etc.) strongly encouraged to apply.

Requirements: Varies by state. Contact your state’s space grant consortium.

 

AWG Minority Scholarship

AWG Minority ScholarshipAWG Minority Scholarship

http://www.awg.org/eas/minority.htm or http://www.awg.org (“Awards and Scholarships” Link)

Contact Info: Association for Women Geoscientists, Attn: Minority Scholarship, 12000 N. Washington Street, Suite 285, Thorton, CO 80241; Phone: 303.412.6219; email: Christine Tapia at [email protected]

Deadline: June 30

Award Amount: Up to $6,000 (1 or more Awarded; Renewable)

Eligibility: A woman who is African-American, Hispanic, Native American, Alaskan Native, Hawaiian, or Samoan. Full-time student pursuing an Undergraduate degree in the Geosciences (Geology, Geophysics, Geochemistry, Hydrology, Meteorology, Physical Oceanography, Planetary Geology, or Earth Science Education). A US citizen. A contributor to the larger world community through her academic and personal strengths.

Requirements: Online Application, Statement of Academic and Career Goals, 2 Letters of Recommendation, High School and College Transcripts, and SAT or ACT Scores.

Application Link: http://www.awg.org/eas/minority.htm