The Generation Google Scholarship was established to help aspiring students pursuing computer science degrees excel in technology and become leaders in the field. Selected students will receive $10,000 for the coming school year. The Generation Google Scholarship will be awarded based on the strength of each candidate's commitment to diversity, equity, and inclusion, demonstrated leadership, and academic performance.
To be eligible for the Generation Google Scholarship, applicants must: intend to be enrolled in or accepted as a full-time student in a Bachelors program at an accredited university or college in the United States or Canada for the academic year the scholarship is awarded; be studying computer science, computer engineering, or a closely related technical field; demonstrate a strong academic record; demonstrate financial need; and exemplify leadership and demonstrate passion for improving representation of underrepresented groups in computer science and technology.
Recipients of one of the following Google Scholarships: Generation Google Scholarship, Generation Google Scholarship: for women in gaming, Generation Google Scholarship: for supply chain and fulfillment, Google Lime Scholarship, Google Student Veterans of America Scholarship, Women Techmakers Scholarship for Computer Science, and Women Techmakers Scholarship for Gaming are not eligible to reapply.