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Generation Google Scholarship

The Generation Google Scholarship was established to help aspiring computer scientists excel in technology and become leaders in the field. As part of the scholarship, current high school seniors who are entering their first year of university are required to attend Google’s Computer Science Summer Institute (CSSI) in the summer before their first year in college. Current undergraduate or graduate students will be invited to attend the Google Scholars’ Retreat in the summer.

Eligibility:

Current University Students:

  • Be enrolled as an undergraduate or graduate student at a university for the 2017-2018 academic year
  • Intend to be enrolled in or accepted as a full-time student at a university in the US or Canada for the 2018-2019 school year
  • Be pursuing a computer science or computer engineering degree, or a degree in a closely related technical field
  • Exemplify leadership and demonstrate a passion for computer science and technology
  • Exhibit a strong record of academic achievement
  • Be a student from an underrepresented group in computer science (African American, Hispanic, American Indian, or Filipino/Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander). Students who identify as female should apply for the Women Techmakers Scholars Program, and students with disabilities should apply for the Google Lime Scholarship.

Current High School Seniors:

  • Be a current high school senior
  • Intend to be enrolled in or accepted as a full-time student at a university in the US or Canada for the 2017-2018 school year
  • Intend to pursue a computer science or computer engineering degree, or a degree in a closely related technical field
  • Exemplify leadership and demonstrate a passion for computer science and technology
  • Exhibit a strong record of academic achievement
  • Be a student from an underrepresented group in computer science (African American, Hispanic, American Indian, or Filipino/Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander). Students who identify as female should apply for the Women Techmakers Scholars Program, and students with disabilities should apply for the Google Lime Scholarship.

Application Deadline: December

Information
Current Status: 
First-Year Student, Sophomore, Junior, Senior, Grad Student
Duration of Award: 
None (Award Only)
Other: 
Graduate Study, Financial Need (including Pell Grant recipient), Non-U.S. Citizen, Underrepresented Groups
Procedure: 
Direct Submission
Fields of Study: 
STEM
Semester of Application Deadline: 
Fall (September – December)

Boucke Building
University Fellowships Office
321 Boucke Building
University Park, PA 16802
814-863-8199
univfellowships@psu.edu