Women in Technology & Indigenous Women in Technology Scholarships

Women in Technology & Indigenous Women in Technology Scholarships
19 Mar 2019 by DigiBC

The Irving K Barber British Columbia Scholarship Society provides scholarships and financial awards to help BC post-secondary students achieve their educational goals. The society gives out ten awards annually to recognize women in tech (computer science, engineering or mathematics), and at least one of these is dedicated to a woman of Aboriginal ancestry.

They are pleased to announce that applications for 2019 Women in Technology & Indigenous Women in Technology Scholarships are now available through the Irving K. Barber BC Scholarship Society.  Ten scholarships valued at $10K each will be awarded in June.

 

Application Deadline:

The deadline to submit your application is May 15, 2019

Instructions on how to apply, links to application forms, and full eligibility criteria can be found at https://www.ikbbc.ca/women-in-tech/about-this-scholarship/

You can learn more about last year’s recipients at https://www.ikbbc.ca/student-stories/


Further Information:

 

What You Should Know:

You must have completed a minimum of one year of full-time studies leading to an undergraduate degree, diploma or certificate in computer science, engineering, or mathematics, and be continuing in your studies at a BC public post-secondary institution for at least one additional year. Women in Technology Scholarships are awarded on the basis of academic achievement (Minimum B+ GPA required), and a demonstrated commitment to the pursuit of a career in the technology sector.