Womens Scholarships

Women Forum

Founded in 1974, the Women’s Forum Inc. is a philanthropic organization led by a group of successful, preeminent New York women whose goal it is to help other women succeed. The purpose of the Education Fund is to encourage mature women to realize their own potential.

http://www.womensforumny.org/womensforumny/index.cfm/education-fund/

Asian Women in Business Scholarship

The Asian Women in Business Scholarship supports exceptional Asian female students with a superior record of academic achievement, leadership, community service and/or entrepreneurship. Candidates must be females of Asian descent i.e. those who can trace their ancestry from Bangladesh, Cambodia, China, India, Indonesia, Japan, Korea, Laos, Mongolia, Myanmar, Nepal, Philippines, Pakistan, Sri Lanka, Taiwan, Thailand, and Vietnam and also those of Pacific Islander ancestry. Candidates must be full-time students and either U.S. citizens or permanent residents.

For more information go to http://www.awib.org/ScholarshipFund

Google Anita Borg Memorial Scholarship

The Google Anita Borg Memorial Scholarship was established in honor of Dr. Anita Borg, founder of the Institute for Women and Technology, who devoted her life to revolutionizing the way we think about technology and advocating on behalf of women and minorities in the computer and technology fields. In the spirit of furthering Dr. Borg’s vision and values, Google is pleased to support the Anita Borg Scholarship through which Google hopes to encourage women to excel in computing and technology and become role models and leaders.

Candidates must be full-time students entering their senior year or be enrolled in a graduate program in the United States in the fields of Computer Science, Computer Engineering, or a related technical field. Candidates are required to maintain a cumulative GPA of at least 3.5. A group of female undergraduate and graduate student finalists will be chosen from the applicant pool. All recipients and finalists will be invited to visit Google headquarters for a networking retreat.

http://www.google.com/intl/en/anitaborg/

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