Good news, ladies. If you haven’t already applied, the deadline for the Santa Clara Valley SWE scholarship has been extended to March 28th, 2014.
“Each year we [Santa Clara Valley SWE] award about 10 scholarships, primarily on the basis of scholastic achievement and motivation and interest in engineering demonstrated in the application form.
Student Eligibility Requirements:
- Female high school graduates, and re-entry, and college, students pursuing a BS in engineering or computer science. Engineering students must be enrolled in ABET-accredited engineering programs. Computer science students must be enrolled in CSAB-accredited programs or attend schools with ABET-accredited engineering programs.
- Applicants must be a permanent resident of or attend school in the South San Francisco Bay Area, which are located in the following zip codes:
Terms of Scholarship: Scholarship recipient will be awarded $1,000 for tuition expenses
How to Apply:
- Complete the enclosed scholarship application and read the Hints for Success. All applications should be typed. Forms are also available for download on our website (www.swescv.com/scholarships).
- Obtain two recommendation letters & an officially stamped School Transcript.
- Send all documents to:
Society of Women Engineers Scholarships
Santa Clara Valley Section
PO Box 61333
Sunnyvale, CA 94088-1333
Selection and Announcement: Applicants will be notified by April/May
Payment of Scholarship Funds: Proof of enrollment will be requested at beginning of school year. Once proof is received, the scholarship will be paid into your account at your selected university.