Organisation : Institute of International Education (IIE) and Goldman Sachs
Scholarship Name : WeTech Goldman Sachs Scholarship & Mentorship Application 2018-19
Applicable For : Undergraduate Female Students
Applicable Country : Indian citizen
Application Deadline : January 31, 2019
Website : https://www.surveygizmo.com/s3/4692466/WeTech-Goldman-Sachs-Scholars-Application-2018
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WeTech Goldman Sachs Scholarship & Mentorship
Women Enhancing Technology (WeTech®) Goldman Sachs Global Scholarship and Mentorship Program 2018-19, USA is inviting applications from female candidates from India.
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Goldman Sachs Scholarship Eligibility
To be eligible, the applicant must be :
** A female candidate
** An Indian citizen
** Able to communicate in English
** A 2nd- or 3rd-year undergraduate student at a participating university
** Pursuing studies in engineering, computer science or other ICT related fields
** Able to demonstrate leadership potential (reference letters required)
** Willing and available to participate in a virtual mentorship for a period of six months
Apply Online For Goldman Sachs Scholarship
Just follow the below steps to apply for the WeTech Goldman Sachs Scholarship & Mentorship Application 2018-19.
Step 1 : Go to the official website provided above.
Step 2 : Then read the instructions carefully and click on “Next” button
Step 3 : After that, fill the application form with the required details including contact details and educational qualification.
Step 4 : Upload the necessary documents including the letters of reference.
Step 5 : Finally submit your application
Preference will be given to candidates who :
** Have an excellent record of academic achievement (GPA).
** Demonstrate leadership ability through work experience, volunteer experience, community, and academic activities.
Of interest are applicants who have :
i. Contributed to coding clubs or associations on campus,
ii. Participated in campus-run coding competitions, or
iii. Participated in inter/intra-college technology festivals.
** Accomplished relevant projects and research, clearly outlined in a CV.
** Express an openness to a mentoring opportunity from an expert in a tech-related field.
A total of 45 students will be selected who will receive :
1. A 6-month guided virtual mentorship that would involve advice, guidance and support during the transition from graduation to technical careers.
2. Additionally, based on financial need, a total of 10 scholars will be selected to receive a scholarship worth USD 1500
Note : The financial award may be used to cover fees associated with a student’s academic course of study and is not strictly limited to tuition.
Goldman Sachs Scholarship Timeline
** November 30, 2018 – Online application opens
** January 31, 2019 – Application deadline
** February 15, 2019 – Letters of recommendation deadline
** Late March 2019 – Scholarship and mentorship winners announced
Terms & Conditions
1. Applicant must be willing and available to participate in a virtual mentorship for a period of six months beginning from April to September 2019.
2. IIE will contact your referees via email and request them to complete and submit your reference letters by February 15, 2019
3. Participating universities-
** Banasthali Vidyapith, Rajasthan
** Cummins College of Engineering for Women, Pune
** Indira Gandhi Delhi Technical University for Women (IGDTUW), Delhi
** PESIT, Bengaluru
** Rashtreeya Vidyalaya College of Engineering (RVCE), Bengaluru
** Shiv Nadar University, Delhi NCR
** IIT Hyderabad