Generation Google Scholarship

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The Generation Google Scholarship was created to assist aspiring computer science students in excelling in technology and becoming leaders in the sector. This scholarship will be given based on each candidate's demonstrated leadership, academic performance, and dedication to diversity, equity, and inclusion. 

Offered by  Corporate 
Amount granted  INR 8,33,000 for US students and INR 3,15,000 for Canada students 
Type of scholarship Merit cum need based 
Level of program  Undergraduate and Graduate 
Application deadline  May 16, 2024 (tentative) 
International students  Yes 
Official url  Generation Google Scholarship (North America)

What are the benefits of the Generation Google Scholarship?

The Generation Google Scholarship is exclusively offered to students studying Computer Science and related subjects. The applicant must have a good academic record, financial necessity, and a commitment and passion for the subject area. Applicants with an Associates, Bachelors, Masters, or Ph.D. degree are all eligible to apply. The award is worth INR 8,33,000 for Canadian students and INR 3,15,000 for US students during the 2023-24 school year.

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What is the eligibility criteria for the Generation Google Scholarship?

The following are the eligibility requirements for the Generation Google Scholarship Canada & USA:

  • list items At the time of application, you must be at least 18 years old.
  • list items Those under the age of 18 must have parental approval attached to their application.
  • list items A full-time student at any US or Canadian university is required.
  • list items Beginning a UG, PG, or PhD programme
  • list items Enrolled in Computer Science or similar topics such as Computer Technology, Computer Engineering, and so on.
  • list items Have a solid and exceptional academic record
  • list items Show that you have a financial necessity to study in Canada/the United States.
  • list items Extracurricular activities, leadership, and innovative abilities are required.
  • Note 1: While enrollment is not required at the time of application, it is recommended to seek enrollment prior to applying to reduce last-minute stress.

    Note 2: Those from historically marginalized communities will be given preference over others.


    What is the application process for the Generation Google Scholarship?

    To apply for the scholarship, the applicant must fill out an online application. The following information must be included on the Generation Google Scholarship Canada and USA application form:

  • list items General background information (for example, contact information and specifics about your present and prospective universities)
  • list items Information about the family and the household
  • list items Resume/CV
  • list items One recommendation letter
  • list items Academic transcripts from your current institution (and any previous institutions, if relevant)
  • list items Answers to questions about short response essays
  • list items Future vision, and related ideas 
  • list items Desire to study the chosen subject
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    What is the selection process for the Generation Google Scholarship?

    The online application, previous academic records, CV, and three essays requested in the application are all taken into account when selecting candidates.

    When determining the successful winners of the award, the financial need, devotion to the topic area, and vision to contribute to the subject area are all taken into account.


    How can you contact Google Corporate for the scholarship?

    The Generation Google Scholarship is administered by the Institute of International Education (IIE). For more information about the scholarship, please visit the IIE website.


    Frequently asked questions

    Is the Generation Google Scholarship just available to students studying Computer Science?

    Yes, the scholarship is primarily aimed at students studying Computer Science or closely related subjects such as Computer Technology, Computer Engineering, and so on.

    Can international students apply for the Generation Google Scholarship in the United States and Canada?

    Yes, international students are eligible to apply for the Generation Google Scholarship in both the United States and Canada, providing they meet all of the eligibility requirements for their respective countries.

    How essential is financial need in the Generation Google Scholarship selection process?

    While academic performance and attention to the subject matter are vital, demonstrating financial need is also a consideration considered throughout the selection process.

    Is there a cap on the number of Generation Google Scholarships that can be awarded each year?

    The number of scholarships awarded may vary each year based on the pool of eligible applicants and available funds.