Generation Google Scholarship is an annual Google scholarship Program designed for the United States and Canadian students. Google initiated this programme to sponsor and inspire young undergraduates students computer scientist to excel in technology and become leaders in the field.
Google scholarship is an initiative of Google Inc. that aims at providing financial support to students who aspire to pursue a career in technology. A Google scholarship not only provides the students with financial support but also provides them with an opportunity to learn through workshops and training. A group of undergraduate and graduate students will be selected from among the candidates, and scholarships will be awarded based on the strength of each candidate’s impact on diversity, demonstrated leadership and academic background. See also University of Helsinki Scholarships: Master’s Programme For International Students 2021/2022
About Generation of Google Scholarship
The scholarship is currently taken (holds) in USA or Canada, its targeted at USA and Canadian Undergraduates , levels and fields of study is for students who intend to enroll as full-time students in a Bachelors’s, Masters or Ph.D. program at a college or university in the United States or Canada for the 2021-2022 academic year.
As well as a current high school senior or for those who intend to enroll as a full-time student in a 4-year BA/BS program in the US (excluding territories) or Canada in Fall 2021.
It is also for students who are pursuing a degree in computer science, computer engineering or a degree in a closely related technical field. See also Alderbert Study Scholarships at Chalmers University of Technology: 2021/2022
Scholarship Value, Benefit and Duration
Selected students will receive $10,000 (for those studying in the United States) or 5,000 CAD (for those studying in Canada).
The scholarship program is open to qualified undergraduate and graduate students who meet the above criteria. And they strongly encourage students from historically under-represented groups, including:
- African Americans,
- American Indians
- Pacific Islanders to apply
- Applicant must have a high school diploma or equivalent.
- Applicant must be currently enrolled as a student in an accredited college or university for the 2020-2021 academic year.
- With the intention of being enrolled or accepted as a full-time student in a bachelor’s, master’s, or doctoral program at a college or university in the United States or Canada for the 2020 academic year.
- Applicant must maintain a strong academic performance.
- Applicant must be looking for a degree in computer science, computer engineering, or a closely related technical field.
- Applicant must Illustrate leadership and demonstrate a passion to improve the representation of under-represented groups in computer science and technology.
Generation Google Scholarship Program Application Procedure
You will be asked to complete the CSSI online application which includes:
- General background information (contact information and details about your current and future universities, for example)
- Curriculum vitae/Resume
- Transcripts of your current and past institutions (if you already have a diploma)
- Two letters of reference from a professor, instructor, adviser or supervisor
- Responses to four essay questions
Generation Google Scholarship Terms and Conditions
- The Google Generation Scholarship must be strictly for student’s tuition, fees, books, supplies and materials for the students’ courses at their primary university.
- Above all, Scholars must register as a full-time student for the 2021 academic year.
- They will verify the enrollment after the selection of the winners and they will send all scholarship payments directly to the student to be used for tuition and education fees. They will retain the prize for any researcher who no longer meets the eligibility criteria and revoke the award for any researcher who does not meet the eligibility criteria.
- Selected recipients will receive instructions from Google on how to receive the prize. If the applicant do not complete these steps within the allotted time, recipients cannot receive the reward.
Please kindly visit the official scholarship website for your application and further enquiries, you are expected to follow the application guidelines carefully and make sure you follow the steps as stated: https://edu.google.com/intl/no/scholarships/