Deputy Scholarship for women in technology

Our scholarship to help support the future of innovation

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The Deputy Scholarship for Women in Technology is currently open for applications until July 31, 2020.

Deputy is invested in building a more diverse and inclusive technology industry, which is essential for high-performing teams and innovation.

That’s why we look to hire talented, diverse professionals — and support deserving students through our Scholarship for Women in Technology.

The $2,000 scholarship will be awarded to one passionate student, with the aim of reducing some of their day-to-day financial obstacles so they can focus on their studies.

To enter, a student must meet the criteria below and submit an essay of 500 words or less. In your essay, tell us your story. What first inspired you to get into tech? What do you hope to achieve after you graduate? Which recent innovations in your field really excite you?

Requirements for applying

  • You’re a full-time student enrolled at an accredited public or private (non-profit) US-based college or university
  • You’re currently pursuing a degree in an eligible field
  • You have a GPA of at least 3.0
  • You must include an unofficial copy of your transcript
  • You must include a 500-word essay

Which majors or minors are eligible?

  • Computer Science
  • Technology
  • Computer Information Systems
  • Information Technology
  • Software Engineering
  • Cyber Security
  • Multimedia Computing
  • Other technology majors and minors may be considered upon review by the selection committee
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How to apply

To apply for the Deputy Scholarship for Women in Technology, please complete our online application.

Apply here

About Deputy

At a glance, Deputy is a software for efficiently scheduling employees and recording accurate timesheets — but it’s more than that. Our goal is to make life better for workers and employers by giving them tools that reduce mundane admin, help them manage their work lives, and support a healthy work-life balance.

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Terms & Conditions

The Deputy Scholarship for Women in Technology is open to all full-time students enrolled at an accredited public or private (non-profit) US-based college or university with a GPA of 3.0 or greater. Majors or Minors eligible are Computer Science, Technology, Computer, Information Systems, Information Technology, Software Engineering, Cyber Security, and Multimedia Computing. Any other technology programs not listed and will be considered upon review process by selection committee. Applicants must be a student or be accepted to begin college or university within 6 months of application. Applications will start on 01/15/2020 and end on 07/31/2020. Scholarship winner is determined solely by our selection committee. All decisions of the selection committee are final. All funds will be dispersed to scholarship recipient within two weeks of scholarship award acceptance via preferred payment method of check or ACH payment of $2,000 to the student's personal bank account or via preferred payment guidelines of university. Maximum of one scholarship award winner per scholarship initiative.

Privacy Statement

We will not sell the information you submit with your scholarship application to any third parties. The information you submit will be used only for determining the scholarship recipient and deleted after the selection period. Scholarship award recipient information may be used for public relations purposes; only with written consent by the recipient.

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