IBM corporation scholar ship is a private scholarship which is being handled by director of scholarships and delivered by society of women engineers SWE. It is so called as official sponsor for all scholarships in United States of America. The applicant must be the citizen of United States and must be pursuing career in the field of engineering electrical / electronics or computer science/information technology. IBM scholarship award is used for full time study or junior year or sophomore year and delivered for four year course provided the school the applicant is pursuing must have been accredited under the list of schools in United States.
More over the accredited programs are based on ABET accreditation for universities in the united states, alternatively the list of SWE-approved colleges and universities is the same list as the ABET-accredited programs in engineering (EAC), computing (CAC), and technology (TAC).The applicant need to submit recommendation letters from the school along with transcripts in the hard format. It is open to both SWE members and non SWE members. The suitable candidate must also explain the proof of eligibility and achievements in academics.
- Underrepresented groups are more preferred
- The candidate must not be receiving full funding from any other organization
- Strictly the eligible applicant must be register in ABET / CSAB accredited program
- The applicant must have standing GPA of 3.4
- Notification date 15th June
- Deadline for applying 15th February
In order to make avail of this opportunity the desired candidate must register with Society of women engineers by visiting the official website http://societyofwomenengineers.swe.org/
Choose “register now” and enter your details without any error and click submit at the bottom of the page. Then you will receive conformation link to the email ID provided at the time of registration and now you will e automatically logged out of SWE website. Check your mail and click the verification link. Then the process of verification completes and you will be directed to the registration page which is the very next step of procedure.
It involves 3 steps:-
- Selection of class
- Confirm application
- Additional details
In the very 1st step you are required to enter the type of class you are pursuing under the accredited institution under the list of classes provided in the drop list. Then choose your application from the list provided and continue to fill the application; here you need to answer an essay and some other questions. After successful filling of application you need to submit it prior to it accept terms and conditions , at any point of registration process you can save it and resume it later as you wish before the application deadline. And finally you have to provide your contact details to the scholarship providers Society of women engineers for future contacts along with the university which aid it. The scholarship cheque will be sent to the address provided after scrutinizing your documents and are justified absolutely.
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