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General Information

Name College Scholarships and Grants
Number of Awards 7
Award Value $3,000 - $20,000
Award Type Merit-Based Scholarship
Accept Applications From December 2 until January 31
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Contact Information

Contact Leah Carpenter
Scholarship Director
The Michigan Council of Women in Technology Foundation
19011 Norwich Road
Livonia, Michigan 48152
Fax (248)281-5391

Scholarship Description

The Michigan Council of Women in Technology Foundation is pleased to announce its 2012 annual university scholarship, research grant and laptop grant program, aimed at encouraging deserving female students to pursue information technology and technical careers. The 2012 competition commences immediately; and is open to women, of all ages, pursuing technology degrees and certifications at the college level.

The program covers one high school senior ($20,000), one undergraduate-level ($15,000) and one graduate-level student ($15,000), enrolled in technology program college/university courses for the 2012/2013 academic year. There is also a graduate or undergraduate research grant ($3,000) and three laptop/printer combination grants given to deserving students. The total value of these scholarships and grants is $60,000.

Additionally, any student involved in the MCWTF GET-IT program (Girls Exploring Together: Information Technology) is eligible to apply for one scholarship for high school seniors entering college or taking college-level courses in the fall of 2012.

All application deadlines are January 31, 2012 to be considered for the 2012 fall semester