Scholarships in Information Technology

Women in Technology Scholarship

Award: $2,500, Deadline: March 7

Applicants must be enrolled in or accepted to a two or four-year college or university within the U.S. Students must be pursuing a career in computer science, information technology, management information systems, computer engineering or another related field. A minimum 3.0 GPA is required. The application requires an essay on the stated topic. Students must also actively participate in community service and/or extracurricular activities.

The Future of Video Surveillance Scholarship

Award: $1,000, Deadline: September 1

Applicants must be an undergraduate enrolled in a 2-year or 4-year college or university studying or planning to study criminal justice or information technology. Students must be enrolled full time in the fall semester. A minimum 3.0 GPA is required. Applicants will submit via email a 1,000-word-essay on one of the given prompts: How do you envision video surveillance playing a role in your professional and personal life in the next 10 years? What impact do you think your generation will have on video and electronic monitoring in 10 years?

Computer Science Scholars Program

Award: $2,500, Deadline: n/a

Applicants must be incoming freshmen at Tuskegee University majoring in computer science, information systems or information technology. Students must enroll in computer science courses, have a high school grade point average of 3.5 and an ACT math score of 24 or SAT math score of 540.