Through the collaborative partnership with UNCF, Intel Corporation has established a scholarship program that helps ensure educational access and the reduction of the financial burden of attending college for talented students in need. In addition, UNCF works with Intel to identify qualified scholarship candidates who could potentially become future interns at Intel.
Eligible applicants must:
* Be an African American who is a U.S. Citizen;
* Be full time college juniors, seniors or graduates (MS and/or Ph.D) attending any four-year accredited college or university in the fall of 2020;
* Maintain cumulative grade point average of 3.20 or higher on a 4.0 scale;
* Major in Computer Science, Computer Engineering or Electrical Engineering.
Also, applicants must complete the online application and submit the following application materials by the application deadline (August 31, 2020).
1. One letter of recommendation from faculty member who is familiar with the applicant's academic abilities,
2. Essay; for details go to essay section,
3. Most recent transcript and updated resume,
Select students will receive a $5,000 one-time, merit-based scholarship in the fall 2020. In addition, subsequent to the award, the selected students may be contacted by Intel Corporation for potential internship and employment opportunities. Also, Intel Corporation provides the following benefits to select interns:
- Financial Support
- Exposure to Intel Job Opportunities
- Networking with Fellow Scholars
- Insight to Intel Research
- Training Opportunities
- Access to Intel Mentors
To learn more about the benefits and opportunities that are provided by Intel Corporation, please visit Intel Scholar Programs Website
For additional question about the application, contact Girmu Habte