Pathable, an event website and app developer based in Seattle, is offering its second annual $1,000 scholarship to a female student going into their freshman year of college or a female student who is currently enrolled in a computer science or computer related degree from an accredited university. The scholarship will be awarded each year in February.
According to the National Center for Women & Information Technology, women earn 57% of all undergraduate degrees, 52% of all math and science undergraduate degrees, 42% of all math and statistics degrees, 40% of all physical science degrees, but only 18% of all computer and information sciences undergraduate degrees. Pathable is seeking to bridge the gap between men and women in computer science related fields.
Number of Available Awards: One per year
Application Due Date: January 15, 2018
Recipient Announced: January 31, 2018
A) Must be pursuing a career in a computer or technology-related field
B) Must have at least two semesters of coursework remaining
A) Online application
B) Official high school or college transcript
C) At least one letter of recommendation
D) Resume or CV
E) Short Questionnaire