VIP is proud to offer an annual Women in Technology Scholarship (WITS) for college-bound women pursuing a career in information technology or another related field. Designed to provide qualified candidates with financial support, the WITS program offers multiple scholarships of up to $2,500 per recipient. To date, the program has awarded aid to more than 125 women across the United States.
At the time of award, students must be enrolled at, or accepted into, either a two or four-year college or university within the United States for the 2020 – 2021 school year. At the time of scholarship payment, students must be enrolled for classes at a college or university within the United States for the Fall 2020 semester. These women must be planning a career in computer science, information technology, management information systems, or another related field.
The 2020 WITS Program will grant multiple scholarship awards that value up to $2,500.00 per recipient.
The scholarship is based on three important criteria:
A) A cumulative 3.0 grade point average or higher
B) Thoughtful answer to the essay question
C) Level of participation in community service and/or extracurricular activities
After reviewing the application on page 2 of this document, please provide the requested information. If submitting via email, please use PDF or Word formats only. Failure to submit all requested information will result in disqualification. Please include the following items:
A) Personal Information (page 2 of this document)
B) Unofficial Transcripts
C) Response to Essay question
D) Applicant Summary
E) Community Service/ Extracurricular Activities