Ann Arbor AWC Scholarship for Women in Computing
Each year the Ann Arbor chapter of the Association for Women in Computing (AWC), awards one or more scholarships through the AWC Scholarship Fund for Women in Computing held at the Ann Arbor Area Community Foundation (AAACF). The scholarship recognizes outstanding women pursuing a career in a computer-related field.
Available to women students (full or part-time) participating in an institution accredited for higher education in the state of Michigan pursuing a career in a computer or technology-related field
women pursuing certifications to change careers or working to enhance their current careers in a computer or technology-related field, e.g., PMP training and certification, MS professional training and certification, and Network professional training and certification.
US Citizenship / Permanent Residency are required.
Each applicant must prepare answers to the following three questions:
1. Why are you excited about working with computers and information technology?
2. Describe your most fulfilling computer-related project or experience.
3. Explain how this scholarship will assist you in achieving you long term career goal.
Please limit your responses for all three questions to 2500 words or less combined. This is approximately ten pages, double spaced, in 12 point font, with one inch margins