Skip to content

Women Techmakers Scholars Program

Return to Fellowship Search

Through the Women Techmakers Scholars Program - formerly the Google Anita Borg Memorial Scholarship Program - Google is furthering Dr. Anita Borg’s vision of creating gender equality in the field of computer science by encouraging women to excel in computing and technology and become active leaders and role models in the field. In the spirit of furthering Dr. Borg’s vision and values, Google is pleased to support the Women Techmakers Scholars Program through which Google hopes to encourage women to excel in computing and technology and become role models and leaders. Scholars will each receive a $10,000 award.

Award / Eligibility Details:

To be eligible to apply, applicants must identify as female; currently be enrolled at an accredited university for the current academic year; intend to be enrolled in or accepted as a full-time student in a Bachelors, Masters or PhD program at a university in the United States for the following academic year; be studying computer science, computer engineering or a closely related technical field; demonstrate a strong academic record; and exemplify leadership and demonstrate passion for increasing the involvement of women in computer science. Candidates from all countries are eligible.

Deadline: Early December each year

Academic Level: Graduate, Undergraduate

Type/Purpose: Graduate School Funding, Undergraduate Level Funding

Field of Study: STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Math)

Location: United States

Citizenship eligibility: All, Foreign Citizen / International Student, Permanent Resident, US Citizen, US National

Special Circumstances: Female

For more information: