Introducing the Influenster scholarship program
Hey Influensters! We have some exciting news to share. Are you a woman pursuing a degree that will help you achieve a career in coding? Then the Influenster scholarship program might be for you!
Influenster will offer a $1,000 scholarship to FIVE female students pursuing an undergraduate or graduate degree in a technical field of study. The scholarship can be used to pay for tuition and/or school expenses.
To qualify you must:
-Be lawfully authorized to work on a full-time basis in the United States without any form of sponsorship.
-Be enrolled full-time in your third, fourth, or fifth year as of the Spring 2014 semester. If you are not a full-time student (i.e. not taking a full course load or will be taking on a co-op opportunity), you will not be eligible for the scholarship.
-Have a minimum 3.40 cumulative GPA (will not be rounded) on 4.0 scale.
-Major in one of the following disciplines: computer science, information science, engineering, or a related field.
-Pass all components of the Influenster application including the written essay topic, "Discuss a tool in the realm of technology that you wish you could reinvent, tweak, or collaborate on and why?
-Attach a valid resume and transcript as proof of enrollment
Stay tuned for more details on deadlines, submission instructions, and more. We'll be opening up applications very soon!
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