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Center for Women In Technology (CWIT) Scholars Program at UMBC

$22,000

January 15, 2020

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  • Scholarship Description
  • CWIT Scholars receive four-year scholarships ranging from $5,000-$15,000 per academic year for in-state students, and from $10,000-$22,000 per academic year for out-of-state students, to cover full tuition, mandatory fees, and other expenses. Each CWIT scholar participates in special courses and activities and receives mentoring from faculty and participating members of the IT and engineering communities. In addition to completing their chosen major, CWIT Scholars participate in a series of academic and extracurricular activities designed to foster a supportive community for women in IT and engineering.

    Prepare short essay answers of 300 words or less. Essay questions can be found on the application.

    For more information or to apply, please visit the scholarship provider's website.
  • Contact
  • Cindy Greenwood
  • 1000 Hilltop Circle
  • ITE 452
  • Baltimore, MD 21250
  • cindyg@umbc.edu
  • tel: 410-455-8076
  • fax: 410-455-8931

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