Current Scholarships

Microsoft disAbility Scholarship

Deadline: March 15, 2018

High School

Any major


Website: https://www.microsoft.com/en-us/diversity/programs/microsoftdisabilityscholarship.aspx

Award:  $5,000 per year

Award Date:  2018-2019, Renewable

Criteria

  • Be a current high school senior with living with a disAbility (as defined by WHO), whether that be visual, hearing, mobility, cognitive, speech or other disAbility.
  • Plan to attend an undergraduate program in a 2 or 4-year University/College or Technical College in the fall of the academic year following high-school graduation. Schools must be in the USA or have a USA-Affiliate for financial transactions (contact Seattle Foundation to verify non-USA school’s eligibility).
  • Declare a major in engineering, computer science, computer information systems, law, business, or a related field (e.g. paralegal, pre-law, finance, business administration, or marketing).
  • Demonstrate a passion for technology.
  • Demonstrate leadership at school and/or in the community.
  • Have a high school cumulative GPA of 3.0 or higher.
  • Require financial assistance to attend college.
  • Enrollment status must be full-time or half time.

Notes

Please visit the website at the URL provided to learn more and apply for this opportunity.

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Scholarship Information

Contact Information

E-mail: scholarships@engr.utexas.edu
Phone: 512-475-6830
Office Location: EER 2.848

Mailing Address:
Engineering Scholarship Program
The University of Texas at Austin
2501 Speedway Stop C2108
Austin, Texas 78712-2108