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Facebook Grace Hopper Scholarship 2018

Facebook Grace Hopper Women in Computing Scholarship 2018 (Fully Funded)

Facebook Grace Hopper Women Scholarship 2018 - Facebook is committed to advancing women in technology, and we are very excited to announce the 2018

Facebook Grace Hopper Women in Computing Scholarship!

 

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Scholarship Details

  • Course Level: High school through post-doc students is eligible
  • Study Subject: Scholarships are available to study Computer Science

 

Scholarship Award

  • Paid registration for the Grace Hopper Celebration
  • Paid travel and lodging, including a pre-Grace Hopper Celebration program in Orlando that includes tech talks, mentoring sessions and networking events from September 23-29, 2018
  • An invitation to a private reception with Facebook’s Engineering Team during the Grace Hopper Celebration
  • Number of Scholarships: 50 scholarships will be awarded

 

Eligibility Criteria

  • The scholarship is open to all women excelling in Computer Science globally.
  • You have to currently be enrolled at an educational institution in order to qualify for the scholarship (high school through post-doc students are eligible)
  • For international applicants: If you are selected, you would be responsible for your own travel visa. Facebook would cover travel expenses

 

Application

  • To apply for the scholarship, the applicant must submit online application through the given link: https://www.facebook.com/careers/program/gracehopper2018
  • The applicant must write (online) short answer on the following question

 

Important dates

  • Applications Open on 01st June 2018 at 09.00 AM PST
  • Completed Applications are due by 29th June 2018 at 11.59 PM PST (Applications may be saved and edited up until application deadline)
  • 01st August 2018 Award recipients will be notified by email of their acceptance by midnight PDT
  • Scholarship recipients MUST be available to attend Facebook and conference activities between Sunday, 23rd September and Saturday, September 29th, 2018