Scholarships in Computer Science

Maryland Science and Technology Scholarship

Award: $3,000, Deadline: March 1

Applicant must be a Maryland resident and have a cumulative GPA of 3.0 or above to apply.

Paul W. Ruckes Scholarship

Award: $1,000, Deadline: March 31

Applicant must be blind or visually impaired, be a U.S. citizen, and submit three letters of recommendation and a statement of educational and personal goals, work experience, extracurricular activities, and how the money will be used.

ASGC Scholarship

Award: $1,000, Deadline: March 1

Applicant must be a U.S. citizen who is a full-time student with a minimum 3.0 GPA. Selection is based upon essay, letters of recommendation, resume, standardized test scores, and transcript.

Unisys Corporation Scholarship

Award: $1,500, Deadline: January 16

Applicant must be pursuing a B.S. or B.A. degree, have at least one academic year remaining and completed at least one semester in residence, be a full-time student, and have a minimum 3.0 GPA overall and minimum 3.5 GPA in computer science courses.

B.J. Harrod Scholarship

Award: $1,000, Deadline: May 1

Applicant must be a woman with a minimum 3.5 GPA. Applicant must be in an ABET-accredited engineering program, engineering at SWE-approved institution, or computer science in a CSAB-accredited program or at an ABET-accredited or SWE-approved institution.

New Jersey Scholarship

Award: $1,000, Deadline: May 15

Applicant must be a woman with a minimum 3.5 GPA who is a resident of New Jersey. Applicant must be in an ABET-accredited engineering program, engineering at SWE-approved colleges and universities, or computer science in a CSAB-accredited program or at an ABET-accredited or SWE-approved institution.

Past Presidents Scholarship

Award: $1,500, Deadline: February 15

Applicant must be a woman with a minimum 3.0 GPA. Applicant must be in an ABET-accredited engineering program, engineering at SWE-approved colleges and universities, or computer science in a CSAB-accredited program or at an ABET-accredited or SWE-approved institution.

NALE Scholarship

Award: $5,000, Deadline: April 15 (fall); September 15 (spring); March 15 (summer)

Applicant must be at least one-quarter Native American and be an enrolled member of a U. S. tribe that is federally recognized, or terminated, with high GPA and test scores, and be enrolled in an accredited college or university.

McKnight Doctoral Fellowships

Award: $17,000, Deadline: January 15

Applicant must be an African-American or Hispanic student who holds a minimum of a bachelor's degree from a regionally accredited college or university. Awarded to applicants who intend to seek a Ph.D. degree in the disciplines of arts and sciences, mathematics, business, or engineering.

Lydia I. Pickup Memorial Scholarship

Award: $2,000, Deadline: February 15

Applicant must be a woman, have a minimum 3.5 GPA, and attend an ABET-accredited engineering program, engineering at SWE-approved colleges and universities, or computer science in a CSAB-accredited program or at an ABET-accredited or SWE-approved institution. Award is for education to advance applicant's career in engineering or computer science.

Brockman Fellowship

Award: -, Deadline: December 1

Applicant must be an entering first-year traditional undergraduate high school student who is majoring in mathematics or computer science. Selection is based upon an on-campus essay and group conversation at the Collegiate Fellowship competition. Minimum composite ACT score of 28 (combined SAT Reasoning score of 1250) required.

Health Research Training Program

Award: -, Deadline: March 15

Applicant must be a New York City resident who is attending a metropolitan New York City school. The program offers internships in public health research, community outreach and education, fieldwork, laboratory work and administration to all college undergraduates, graduate, and professional school students.

Karen and Bruno Schmidt Scholarship

Award: $300, Deadline: January 15

Kunis Scholarship for Computing Excellence

Award: $4,400, Deadline: February 1

American Electric Power (AEP) Scholarship

Award: -, Deadline: February 1

Applicant must be majoring in an area of computer science, engineering, or technology. Financial need required. Awarded by area companies each spring by the College of Engineering, Technology, and Computer Science.

New York State Federation of Home Bureaus, Inc. Scholarship

Award: $330, Deadline: January 30

Applicant must be enrolled full time, have a minimum 2.5 GPA, demonstrate financial need and be a resident of a county which has an established Home Bureau chapter.

Leonard Howarth Scholarship

Award: $4,000, Deadline: February 1

Applicant must be an incoming freshman or transfer student who is interested in majoring in biology, chemistry, computer science, geology, mathematics, pre-engineering, or physics.

DOE Office of Science Graduate Fellowship Program

Award: $45,500, Deadline: January 3

Applicant must be an outstanding student pursuing graduate training in basic research areas of physics, biology, chemistry, mathematics, engineering, computer/computational sciences, or environmental sciences relevant to the Office of Science.

Banatao Filipino American Education Fund College Scholarship

Award: $5,000, Deadline: February 20

Applicant must be a current high school senior who is at least half Filipino and a resident of one of the following California counties: Alameda, Contra Costa, Los Angeles, Marin, Merced, Monterey, Napa, Orange, Sacramento, San Benito, San Diego, San Francisco, San Joaquin, San Mateo, Santa Clara, Santa Cruz, Solano, Sonoma, or Stanislaus. Applicant must be planning to attend a four-year college or university and major in engineering, mathematics, computer science, environmental science, or a physical science. Minimum 3.0 GPA and financial need are required.

AeA Technology Scholarship

Award: $2,500, Deadline: March 6

Selection based upon leadership, personal goals, and academic performance.

Bruce and Evelyn Davies Otto Fellowship

Award: $2,500, Deadline: January 14

Awarded based on academic record in high school and interview. Applicants must maintain a minimum 3.0 GPA.

Lehman Math and Science Scholarship

Award: -, Deadline: May 12

Applicant must be a U.S. citizen and demonstrate financial need.

Telehouse International Corporation of America Scholarship

Award: -, Deadline: May 1

Applicant must exhibit academic merit and promise.

Computer Science Chairs Scholarship

Award: $1,000, Deadline: March 15

Applicant must be a computer science major. Selection based upon academic ability.

Karla Alwan Scholarship

Award: $500, Deadline: March 1

Applicant must major in computer science with a minimum 3.0 GPA.

Jesse Shearouse Scholarship

Award: $2,000, Deadline: March 1

Applicant must have an interest in computer science or mathematics with a minimum 3.0 GPA. Awarded based on merit.

George R. Lewis Scholarship

Award: -, Deadline: March 1

Mathematics, Science, and Technology Scholarship

Award: -, Deadline: February 16 (FAFSA deadline); March 1 (nomination form)

Applicant must be an incoming freshman student who is majoring in mathematics, science, or technology (including computer science and engineering). Minimum combined SAT Reasoning score of 1100 and rank in top third of secondary school class required.

Hank and Linda Bailey Memorial Scholarship

Award: $1,000, Deadline: February 16 (FAFSA deadline); March 1 (nomination form)

Applicant must be an incoming freshman student from Bloomsburg Area School District or Columbia-Montour Area Vocational Technical School with intent to major in mathematics, mathematics education, computer science, computer forensics, or statistics. First preference will be given to Bloomsburg Area School District students.

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.