The WIT Girls 2020 Scholarship Application is now OPEN!

WIT Girls – Scholarships for STEAM Students

WIT believes in supporting all the hard work you’ve already accomplished and we want to reward you now as you begin your college journey. That’s why participates of WIT Girls program will be eligible to apply for a student scholarship! 

 

We are excited that you are interested in our WIT Girls Scholarships! Scholarship awards range from $2,500 or more and are awarded at the June WIT Connect Event.            

Please note some important dates:  

  • WIT Girls Application Process Closes on 2/27/2020
  • Finalists Notified on 4/3/2020
  • Finalists will be required to participate in a video interview and must be available – Week of 4/20/2020
  • Winner Notified of Selection – Week of 5/4/2020
  • Scholarship winners will be required to provide a brief interview video to be played at the June Connect Event – Week of  5/11/2020
  • Scholarships will be awarded on Thursday, June 18, 2020 at WIT Connect – winners are required to attend the event to receive the scholarship.  Accommodations are not provided

Eligibility:

  • Active participant in WIT Girls programs
  • Must currently be a high school senior, planning on majoring in a STEAM field
  • Must be in good academic standing with a 3.0 GPA or higher
  • Attended at least 1 WIT Girls program in 2019/2020

Requirements:

  • Answer four (4) essay questions
  • Provide a letter of recommendation from school faculty member and/or mentor
  • Provide a copy of your most recent report card or transcript
  • Attach high resolution head shot
  • Must be able to attend WIT Connect on Thursday, June 18, 2020

Criteria:

  • Demonstrates interest in STEAM fields
  • Actively engaged in WIT Girls events, creating a positive impression of the WIT Girls community
  • Demonstrates leadership in STEAM-related activities

Scholarship Benefits:

The financial scholarship award will be paid directly to your confirmed educational institution.  The scholarship recipient is required to provide the WIT Office the necessary information to make direct payment to the educational institute two weeks in advance of required payment date.

  • Three (3) tickets to and recognition at WIT Connect on Thursday, June 18, 2020
  • Recognition on the Women in Technology website, the WIT Girls web page and social media

Link to apply:

WIT Girls Scholarship Application: http://bit.ly/2020GirlsScholarshipApp

 

You may submit a single application to be eligible for all 2020 WIT Girls Scholarships.

Application Deadline –  February 27