AISES Intel Growing The Legacy Scholarship Program
- Must be majoring in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Electrical Engineering, and Mechanical Engineering. Considerations may be made for students pursuing Chemical Engineering, Material Science, and Physics.
- Students must be a U.S. citizen, enrolled full-time at an accredited college/university, and be pursuing a bachelors, masters, or doctoral degree.
- Must have a 3.0 or higher cumulative GPA.
- All scholarships require that applicants be current AISES members at the time of application.
- Applicants must be: an enrolled citizen or a decedent of an enrolled citizen of a federal or state recognized American Indian Tribe or Alaska Native Village; or Native Hawaiian or decedent from a Native Hawaiian; or Pacific Islander or decedent from Pacific Islander; or Indigenous person of Canada. Enrollment documents and/or a copy of birth certificate(s) showing descendancy from an enrolled citizen, Indigenous group of Canada, Native Hawaiian, or Pacific Islander are acceptable. Applicant may also, instead, provide a copy of their Certificate of Degree of Indian Blood or Certificate of Degree of Alaska Native Blood (CDIB) card.
How to Apply:
- Essays: Students are required to submit 2 essays, up to 300 words each. These essays are an important part of the scholarship review process.
- Essay Prompt 1: Technical Skills: Describe your technical skills (i.e. Hardware, Software, etc.) and associated work, research and/or project experiences that would be relevant in sharing with a technical company.
- Essay Prompt 2: Leadership Skills: Describe your leadership skills and/or experience(s)?
- Insights Question 1: Give an example of how you worked effectively on a challenging situation, while dealing with ambiguity, tight deadlines under pressure, etc.
- Insights Question 2: Give an example of a goal you reached and the key milestones that helped you achieve it.
- Insights Question 3: Give an example of how you worked on a team where everyone had different options of how to solve a problem.
- $10,000 per academic year for Graduate students (Masters and Doctoral students)
- $5,000 per academic year for Undergraduate students (College sophomores, juniors, and seniors)
- $5,000 per academic year for Native Next Generation students (College freshman)
Further submission guidelines can be found on the scholarship’s website.
Amount: Amount Varies
Online Application Available