The Microsoft tuition scholarship is one award that must be witnessed each year to encourage students to pursue their careers in Computer Science and other related STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math) disciplines.
The scholarship is mainly for students who wish to enroll in their bachelor’s degree program, as full-time student in a four-year college or university in the United States, Canada, or Mexico.
This scholarship will be awarded only to appreciate the recipients demonstrated passion for technology, their academic excellence, and also leadership services while working to push the STEM industry forward.
Level/Field of Study
Full-time students in any of the following disciplines:
- Computer Science
- Computer Engineering
- Related STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics) disciplines
Microsoft Corporation(MS) is an American company with headquarters in Redmond, Washington. It develops, manufactures, licenses supports, and sells computer software, consumer electronics, personal computers, and related services.
As part of their corporate social responsibility, Microsoft strongly encourages underrepresented groups to pursue STEM fields of study because they greatly value a broad range of perspectives and contributions.
They are especially committed to offering scholarships to those individuals from backgrounds that may historically have been underrepresented in the technical field.
They also prioritize scholarship applications that demonstrate exceptional leadership work in the promotion of diversity in STEM disciplines at their university.
Full-time students enrolled for a bachelor’s degree program at a four-year college or university in the United States, Canada or Mexico.
For the Microsoft Tuition Scholarship:
- Recipients receive full or partial tuition covered for one academic year as posted by the financial aid office at your college or university.
- Microsoft will make a one-time payment to the designated school, and amounts are not transferable to other academic institutions.
- You may use the funds for tuition only – not for other costs listed on your bursar bills, such as room and board.
- be enrolled full time in a bachelor’s degree program at a four-year college or university in the United States, Canada, or Mexico at the time the application is submitted,
- maintain a 3.0 cumulative grade point average out of a possible 4.0, or a 4.0 cumulative grade point average out of a possible 5.0,
- show satisfactory progress toward an undergraduate degree in computer science, computer engineering, or a related STEM discipline.
How to Apply
For more information on how you can apply for the Microsoft tuition scholarship, you can visit the link below: https://microsoft.recsolu.com/external/requisitions/28_5r8UnqXBHK1Cf_pNfcw
Microsoft Tuition Scholarship Deadline
Applications for the Microsoft Tuition Scholarship are ongoing and will be ending on 31st January 2021.