Accenture Scholarship Program for Minorities

Accenture is committed to providing financial support for a variety of academic programs at institutions of higher education.

As you may be aware, the Accenture Scholarship Program for Minorities is currently accepting applications from eligible students until January 31, 2011. This program awards one-time scholarships of $2,500 to students in full-time undergraduate programs during the 2011-2012 academic year and pursuing degrees in engineering, computer science and programs related to information systems and decision or management sciences.


We believe there are tremendous opportunities for bright, hardworking professionals who wish to apply their skills to businesses on a global scale, and it is this program’s objective to help meritorious minority students achieve such goals.


To learn more about the program and its eligibility criteria, refer to our scholarship online brochure and application by visiting


Microsoft Scholarship due Feb 1


I just want to pass along information on our Microsoft Scholarship.  I’ve attached information and am also including some high-level info below.

What are the criteria for scholarship eligibility?

  • Students must be enrolled in a bachelor’s degree program at a 4-year college or university in the United States, Canada, or Mexico at the time the application is submitted.
  • Students must be enrolled full-time and making satisfactory progress toward an undergraduate degree in computer science, computer engineering, or a related technical discipline, such as math or physics, with a demonstrated interest in computer science.
  • The student must have a 3.0 cumulative grade point average out of a possible 4.0, or a 4.0 cumulative grade point average out of a possible 5.0.

Deadline to Apply: Please send your completed application postmarked by February 1, 2011 to: Microsoft Scholarship Program Microsoft Corporation One Microsoft Way Redmond, WA 98052-8303

Application here:

NSBE Scholarships are Open!!!

The Programs Team of the National Society of Black Engineers is proud to announce NSBE scholarship Season. It’s the most wonderful time of the year. NSBE is currently accepting applications for 16 National Scholarships. So during your holiday breaks be sure to check out the scholarships below.


Visit our website at: to learn more and apply today!

NSBE SCHOLARSHIPS Application Deadline
Battelle Collegiate Scholarship Program January 21, 2011
Caterpillar, Inc. January 21, 2011
Chevron International Studies Scholarship June 20, 2011
CNA Corporate Scholarship 2011 (Graduate Students Only) January 21, 2011
Cummins Inc. Scholarship January 21, 2011
ExxonMobil Corporation January 21, 2011
Fulfilling the Legacy Scholarship Program January 21, 2011
NSBE Fellows Scholarship Program January 21, 2011
NSBE Hilton Worldwide Scholarship 2011 January 21, 2011
NSBE International Studies Scholarship January 21, 2011
NSBE National Academic Improvement Scholarship January 10, 2011
Oracle America, Inc. Scholarship January 21, 2011
Rockwell Collins Corporate Scholarship Program 2011 January 21, 2011
S.D. Bechtel, Jr. Foundation Scholarship January 21, 2011
Toyota January 21, 2011
Verizon Corporate January 21, 2011
PLEASE NOTE: We also provide information for additional NSBE Partner Scholarships. Please see Below! 

NSBE Partner Scholarships


Application Deadline

NASA Aeronautics Research Mission Directorate Scholarships January 17, 2011
United States Coast Guard: Direct Commission Programs
United States Coast Guard: Officer Candidate School
United States Coast Guard: College Student Pre-Commissioning Initiative