2008 Google Global Community Scholarship for the Grace Hopper Conference

As part of Google’s ongoing commitment to encouraging women to excel in computing and technology, we are pleased to announce the 2008 Google Global Community Scholarship to help students attend the Grace Hopper Celebration of Women in Computing Conference at the Keystone Resort, Colorado on October 1-4,2008. Conference details can be found at www.gracehopper.org.

A group of female students outside of the USA will be chosen from the applicant pool. We encourage women from throughout the world to apply. Each selected student will receive up to $2,500 USD for airfare, hotel, conference registration and other travel requirements.

Eligibility Requirements

Candidates must be:

* Enrolled full-time in their undergraduate or graduate study in a university outside of the United States
* In Computer Science, Computer Engineering, or related technical field major
* Maintaining a strong academic background with demonstrated leadership ability

How To Apply

The online application will be available in May 2008.

Please contact gracehopper@google.com with questions.

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Alla conferenza di Grace Hopper nel Colorado a spese di Google. Il colosso americano mantiene viva l’attenzione sulle donne che vogliono far carriera nell’information technology.

Con questa nuova iniziativa, l’azienda americana di It continua a incoraggiare le donne a eccellere nel campo dei computer e della tecnologia, mettendo a disposizione delle laureate di tutto il mondo delle borse di studio da 2.500 dollari per seguire la “Grace Hopper celebration of women in computing conference”.

Una conferenza, che si terrà dal primo al 4 ottobre nello Stato americano del Colorado, dedicata a Grace Murray Hopper (nella foto), una matematica considerata la pioniera della programmazione.

Saranno selezionate laureate e studentesse universitarie iscritte in corsi con indirizzo informatico, con un ottimo curriculum accademico e buone doti di leadership.

Da maggio sarà inserito, sul sito internet di Google www.google.it, un form per la registrazione all’evento. Fino a quel momento possono essere richieste informazioni all’e-mail gracehopper@google.com. Per ulteriori notizie sulla conferenza, si può visitare il sito web www.gracehopper.org.

Source: Googlelavorare.net

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