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Application for the Google EMEA Anita Borg Memorial Scholarship is now open – Apply today!

We are very excited to announce that applications for the Anita Borg Memorial Scholarship have opened today and university students in EMEA are eligible to apply.

The Google EMEA Anita Borg Memorial Scholarship honors Dr. Anita Borg who devoted her life to encouraging the presence of women in computing. The scholarship is open to current female undergraduate or graduate students who will be studying at a university in Europe, the Middle East or Africa for the 2015-2016 academic year.

Applicants should be enrolled in a Computer Science, Computer Engineering, or closely related technical program and maintain a record of strong academic performance. Recipients of the Scholarship will each receive a € 7,000 (or equivalent) award for the 2015-2016 academic year. As an Anita Borg Scholar, you will participate in a unique program that includes professional development as well as outreach in your community which kicks-off at the Scholars Retreat in Zurich.

We will be accepting applications until Monday, February 2, 2015, 17:00 GMT. Apply today!

For more on Google’s scholarships, please visit Google Student Scholarships.

Posted by Efrat Aghassy, EMEA Scholarships Program Manager