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Amazon Future Engineer Scholarship Program
Supporting students studying computer science with a $10,000 4-year scholarship Amazon is investing in scholarships for students pursuing computer science. Students from communities currently underrepresented in tech who have completed or are currently taking an AP CS course and have been accepted to an accredited four-year university can apply for a scholarship award of $10,000 per year for tuition. This award is for students who plan to pursue a CS major in college. Applications open November 1, 2018. Eligibility Applicants to the Amazon Future Engineer Scholarship Program must: Be U.S. citizens or permanent residents. Be high school seniors who are currently enrolled in or who have completed an advanced placement computer science course. Be planning to enroll in full-time undergraduate study at an accredited four-year college or university for the entire upcoming academic year majoring in computer science, software engineering, computer engineering or other computer related field of study. Have a minimum cumulative grade point average of 3.0 on a 4.0 scale (or its equivalent). Immediate family members of Amazon employees or its subsidiaries are not eligible to apply. Awards If selected as a recipient, the student will receive a $10,000 award. Up to an estimated 100 awards will be granted. Awards are renewable for up to three years or until a bachelors degree is earned, whichever occurs first. Renewal is contingent upon the applicant continuing full-time enrollment in an eligible course of study at an accredited four-year college or university, maintaining a 3.0 or better GPA and continuation of the program by Amazon Corporate LLC. Awards are for undergraduate study only. Apply now at: https://apply.scholarsapply.org/amazonfutureengineer/