Venkat Panchapakesan Memorial Scholarship

Venkat Panchapakesan Memorial Scholarship

Venkat Panchapakesan Memorial Scholarship

Venkat Panchapakesan Memorial Scholarship

Description: Are you an ever-optimistic person who believes we can make the world a more sustainable place? Are you passionate about the field of computer science and engineering? Are you already using computer science to develop solutions for some of the challenges, or opportunities, that you see around you? If yes, we invite you to apply for the Venkat Panchapakesan Memorial Scholarship. Selected students will receive a financial award of 750 USD towards tuition and education related expenses, and will be invited to visit the YouTube headquarters in San Bruno, California, USA. Selected students will also have 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.

We are specifically looking for university students who:

* Aspire to be computer scientists and technology leaders

* Exemplify leadership skills and a demonstrated passion for computer science and technology

* Assist those around them to excel in the field of computer science and technology

* Help their friends and family members use computer science and technology

* Leverage the field of computer science to transform systems (from building the next game changing technology, to even helping families be happy, etc.)

* Have faced adversity and overcome it to continue learning and growing in the field of computer science

Who can apply?

To be eligible to apply, applicants must:

* Be currently enrolled as an undergraduate or graduate student in a college/university in India, for the 2016-17 and 2017-18 academic year

* Be currently pursuing a degree in computer science, computer engineering or a closely related technical 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.

Application deadline: Friday, May 19, 2017 at 11:59 pm IST

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Venkat Panchapakesan Memorial Scholarship