The Technical Generation Scholarship

The Nerd Advisors education and scholarship programs aim to inspire and help students become future leaders by breaking down the barriers that prevent them from entering their respective fields. The Technical Generation Scholarship was established to help aspiring students become leaders in their field of interest. Selected students will receive 2,000 USD for the 2017-2018 school year. Scholarships are available for high school, undergraduate and graduate students.

Annual Amount

1 $2,000

Additional Selection Criteria

Who can apply?

Technical Generation Scholarship for current high school seniors

To be eligible to apply, applicants must:

  • ­Be a current high school senior
  • Minimum of 3.0 GPA
  • Intend to be enrolled in or accepted as a full-time student at a university or technical school for the 2017-2018 school year
  • Intend to pursue a degree, or a degree in a technical field
  • Exemplify leadership and demonstrate a passion for learning and improving themselves
  • Exhibit a strong record of academic achievement

Technical Generation Scholarship for current university students

To be eligible to apply, applicants must:

  • Be currently enrolled as an undergraduate or graduate student at a university for the 2017­-2018 academic year
  • Minimum of 2.5 GPA
  • Intend to be enrolled in or accepted as a full-time student at a university or technical school
  • Intend to pursue a degree, or a degree in a technical field
  • Exemplify leadership and demonstrate a passion for learning and improving themselves
  • Exhibit a strong record of academic achievement


Application Process

Application Process

For current high school seniors and current university students:

Deadline to apply 2017: Thursday, May 18, 2017 at 11:59 PM Pacific Time

Deadline to apply 2018: Thursday, May 17, 2018 at 11:59 PM Pacific Time

Please complete the application which will include:

  • Current resume
  • Academic transcript
  • Two (2) 500 word essay responses to either of the following topics:
    • What do you like to do in your free time?
    • What is the most important lesson you have learned from your parents or guardian?
    • If someone offered you $1,000,000 today, what would you do with it and why?
    • Name an event that changed your life forever.
    • Recommend a book that your peers should read.

Please email this information to nerdadvisors@gmail.com. Recipients will be selected based on the overall strength of their essays and application materials compared to the entire applicant pool.

For Terms and Conditions please visit the link below.


Deadline

May 17, 2018

For the application or more information go to:
https://nerdadvisors.com/technical-generation-scholarship/