Scholarships in Computer And Information Sciences, General

William R. Goldfarb Memorial Scholarship

Award: $10,000, Deadline: February 1

Applicant must include transcript and hold a valid ham radio license. Selection based upon qualification and financial need.


Patricia Collins Amaral Memorial Fund

Award: $600, Deadline: February 15

Applicant must be a senior who has a minimum 3.0 GPA and who has demonstrated the finest qualities of leadership through participation in campus organizations and has rendered service of significant benefit to the campus community.


Alumni Association Scholarship

Award: -, Deadline: February 15

Applicant must demonstrate community leadership and have met the award criteria established by the Alumni Association's Scholarship Committee. Applicant must have completed 12 credits last semester and 24 credits at Bridgewater State College as of December 31. Applicants who have transferred from Massachusetts Community Colleges, Dean College, or Quincy College are eligible to apply.


Verizon Scholarship

Award: -, Deadline: February 5

Applicant must rank in top quarter of class and demonstrate leadership abilities through extracurricular activities. Applicant must be a resident of West Virginia for at least two years prior to enrollment in college. Selection preference is given to an applicant who is a child of a Bell Atlantic employee.


Alliance for Minority Participation Scholarship

Award: -, Deadline: February 1 (priority)

Applicant must have a competitive standardized test score and a strong GPA


iSchool Scholarship

Award: $15,000, Deadline: March 1

Commitment to field of technology and computing


Symantec Graduate Fellowship

Award: -, Deadline: January 9

Applicant must be a senior in college or graduate student attending a U.S. university in a Ph.D. or master's program focused on technology research. Preference will be given to students with a desire to work in an industrial research lab and those working on research projects likely to have real-world practical value to customers, in areas related to Symantec's businesses of information security, availability, and integrity. Application form including a personal statement of research interests (not to exceed 500 words) and three letters of recommendation are required.


John M. and Mary A. Shanley Memorial Scholarship

Award: $20,000, Deadline: March 1

Applicant must be a graduating senior from a Charlotte, Hendry or Lee County, FL high school who will pursue a degree in accounting, agriculture, architecture, computer science, dentistry, education, engineering, law, medicine, or ministry. Minimum 3.0 GPA required.


Electronic Document Systems Foundation Scholarship Awards

Award: $5,000, Deadline: May 2

Applicants must be full-time students interested in a career in the preparation, production or distribution of documents. Possible areas of study include marketing, graphic arts, e-commerce, imaging science, printing, web authoring, electronic publishing, computer science, telecommunications or business. For most scholarships, applicants must be junior, senior or graduate students; however opportunities exist for students at all levels, including those attending two-year colleges. Specific scholarships are available for U.S. and Canadian citizens. A minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0 is required.


Harry Barfield KBA Scholarship Program

Award: $2,500, Deadline: April 24

Applicants must be attending a college or university in Kentucky and major or plan to major in broadcasting or telecommunications. Preference is given to second semester sophomores, and funds are awarded in the junior year and renewable for the senior year. Applicants should have a minimum 3.0 GPA, although some consideration will be given to those with lower who have exceptional credentials otherwise.


PG&E Better Together STEM Scholarship Program

Award: $5,000, Deadline: March 31

Applicants must be PG&E customers who are either high school seniors, current college students, veterans or adults returning to school studying one of the following STEM related careers: Engineering (electrical, mechanical, computer, industrial or environmental), Computer Science/Information Systems, Cyber Security or Environmental Sciences. Students must intend to be full-time undergraduate students for the entire upcoming school year working toward their first degree at a PG&E Partner School in California.