Applications are invited for suitably qualified students to apply for Microsoft Scholarship. Each year Microsoft provide tuition awards to encourage students to further their learnings in Computer Science and related STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math) disciplines. Recipients for the scholarship will be awarded in recognition of their demonstrated passion for technology, academic excellence, and leadership while working to push the software industry forward.
Microsoft is committed to offering scholarships to those individuals from backgrounds that may have historically been underrepresented in the technical field. We prioritize scholarship applications that demonstrate exceptional leadership work in the promotion of diversity in STEM disciplines at their university.
Scholarship Benefits For Microsoft scholarship
The Microsoft scholarship will cover up to 100 percent of the tuition for the following academic year with a total amount of $25,000 as posted by the applicant’s financial aid office of his/her university/college. The scholarship payments are made to the designated school and are not transferable to other academic institutions.
- Be enrolled full time in a bachelor’s degree program at a four-year college or university in the United States, Canada or Mexico at the time you submit the application.
- A demonstrated record of academic achievement/excellence. Because the scholarship is merit-based, you must maintain a 3.0 cumulative grade point average out of a possible 4.0, or a 4.0 cumulative grade point average out of a possible 5.0.
- Show satisfactory progress toward an undergraduate degree in computer science, computer engineering or a related STEM discipline.
- Demonstrate leadership at school or in the community.
Can International students Apply
Yes, as long as you are currently enrolled at a four-year college or university in the United States, Canada, or Mexico, and meet our other criteria for scholarship eligibility as described above
How to Apply
Follow the link below to see application details
Application Deadline: January 31, 2020