Google encourages employees to think creatively and offer solutions to problems and how things are done. Google plays an important role in education by enhancing teachers’ and students’ efficiency and productivity.
Its apps and services foster a higher degree of collaboration, empower students and level the playing field for all. It has been referred to as the “most powerful company in the world.
Google LLC will provide award amounts for African students that vary according to academic merit through the Google Conference Scholarships.
Scholarship eligibility varies by region, so please review the information on the region-specific tabs. Scholarships will be awarded to the most qualified persons based on application review.
Every applicant will be notified of their status according to the time frames specified for the region.
Eligibility for the Google Conference Scholarships.
Bachelors, Dual-Degree, Masters or PhD
Value of Award:
To be eligible, the applicants must meet all the following criteria:
Have a paper accepted at a top-tier computer science conference. We prefer to support conferences in research areas where Google is interested. Please visit google.com for a list of areas.
Be the sole or joint first author of the accepted paper.
Be a full-time student with a recognized African university who needs conference travel funds.
Eligible Field of Studies:
Masters or Ph.D. in Computer Science,
Computer Engineering, Information Technology,
Engineering offered by Google LLC.
Method of Application:
Applicants are assessed automatically upon submission of their online application form by the deadline for the conference that they wish to attend.