Every year Google offers the Venkat Memorial Scholarships to 6 students from India pursuing computer science or a closely related field. These scholarships are awarded to students currently enrolled in an undergraduate or graduate program in any college/university in India for the 2017-2018 and 2018-2019 academic years. See below on how to apply for this year’s 750 USD Venkat Panchapakesan Memorial Scholarships For Indian Students.
Scholarships are awarded to students currently enrolled in an undergraduate or graduate programme.
Field of study:
Scholarships are available in the field of computer science, computer engineering, or a closely related field.
Selected students will receive
A financial award of 750 USD towards tuition and education-related expenses
An invitation to visit the YouTube headquarters in San Bruno, California, USA.
An opportunity to submit a proposal, and potentially receive a funding of up to 225 USD to spend on growing computer science in the local community.
Host Country of Scholarship:
Country Eligible For The Scholarship:
It is open for Indian nationals
Eligibility For The 750 USD Venkat Panchapakesan Memorial Scholarships For Indian Students:
To be eligible, applicant must meet the following;
- Applicants must have a strong command of the English language
- Applicants must be currently enrolled in an undergraduate or graduate program in any college/university in India for the 2017-2018 and 2018-2019 academic years.
- Must be pursuing a degree in computer science, computer engineering, or a closely related field.
Note: The Venkat Panchapakesan Memorial Scholarship is a one-time scholarship. While past applicants are encouraged to reapply, unfortunately, past recipients of any Google scholarship, including the Venkat Panchapakesan Memorial Scholarship, are not eligible to apply.
How To Apply For The Scholarship:
Applicants must write an essay (300 words maximum) citing the following;
- How do you plan to use computer science to make the world a more sustainable place?
If you receive this scholarship, how will you use it to advance your passion and the goals of this scholarship?
- Write an essay (250 words maximum) to tell us about the following: What adversity have you faced, and how did it impact your career? Please explain the steps you took to overcome it. Submit a video (1-minute maximum) telling us why you would like to receive this scholarship. Please upload it to YouTube and share the link in the application.
- Submit a certified resume/CV. Be sure to include your experience in the area of computer science, as well as your leadership experiences and the impact you have created.
- Provide two letters of recommendation. They can be from your faculty or supervisors at your workplace (internship, part-time job, full-time job).
Applicants should Click Here to complete the application form.
Application Closing Date:
June 15, 2018
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