2022 Google Conference Scholarships : Google LLC is now accepting applications from suitably qualified students for their Google Conference Scholarships. It is a fully-funded scholarship for all students.
About the Google Scholarship
Google LLC is an American multinational technology company that specializes in Internet-related services and products, which include online advertising technologies, search engine, cloud computing, software, and hardware.
At Google, we believe a diversity of attributes, experiences, and perspectives are needed to build tools that can change the world. Everyone deserves an opportunity to pursue connections in the industry, to peers, and a career path in technology. To help break down the barriers that prevent underrepresented groups in the tech industry from attending leading conferences.
It is considered one of the Big Four technology companies, alongside Amazon, Apple, and Facebook.
Google was founded in September 1998 by Larry Page and Sergey Brin while they were Ph.D. students at Stanford University in California.
Aim and Benefits of Google Conference Scholarships
Scholarship is Fully-funded
Requirements for Scholarship
Applicants must be full-time students enrolled with a recognized university in Africa who is in need of conference travel funds.
- Have a paper accepted at a top-tier computer science conference. We prefer to support conferences in research areas where Google has a strong interest.
- Be the sole or joint first author of the accepted paper.
The travel grant program is open to all qualified industry professionals and students and is committed to promoting diversity within technology industry. Anyone who identifies with a group that is historically underrepresented in the technology industry (including, but not limited to, African Americans, Women, Hispanics, Native Americans, persons with disabilities, and veterans) is encouraged to apply for the Google Conference scholarships.
Eligible Countries: African countries
To be Taken at (Country):Online
Number of Awards: Numerous
Value of Award: Africa : An award in the range of 1,000 – 3,000 USD that will cover conference registration, travel, accommodation and related expenses. Scholarship amount depends on cost for the international conference
Please submit this form by the deadline for the conference that you wish to attend.
**Given the shift to virtual mode for conferences, we are currently accepting applications to cover conference fees