College of Science - CS - Alvarez/Microsoft First Generation Scholarship
This scholarship of $2,000 is for continuing Computer Science majors who are passionate about Computer Science with calculated financial need. Five scholarships, each in the amount of $2,000 will be awarded. Students who have been involved with promoting cross-cultural understanding, helping educationally disadvantaged students, or academic interest in topics such as race, gender, and multiculturalism as they intersect with traditional academic fields are encouraged to apply.
Award Period: 2022-2023
- Full-time or half-time Computer Science major classified at Undergraduate level at the time of applying and at time of disbursement
- Cumulative GPA AND Major GPA must be greater than or equal to 3.0
- Good academic standing with the University
- Demonstrate financial need (Based on 2021-2022 FAFSA/ California Dream Act Application)
- Preference to first-generation, disadvantaged or low-income students
- One letter of recommendation
- Current resume
- Students graduating in Spring 2022 are not eligible to apply
- Answer and provide all supplemental questions after completing your general application
If you have any questions, please contact Dr. Fang Tang, Chair & Professor, at firstname.lastname@example.org.
To begin the application process, please complete your general application first then proceed to search this scholarship in the ’Opportunities’>>’Recommended’ Tab and click on APPLY