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New Guide for Careers in Computer Science

http://www.computerscience.org/careers/
 
As the field of computer science continues to grow, so do the career options for graduating CS students. Our team of developers, engineers and database administrators has just launched ComputerScience.org, and one of the first areas we tackle is careers in computer science.
In our analysis of the top 12 most prevalent [ >> more ]

April 8th, 2016 · Tags: Grad School, Internships, Jobs, Scholarships

Box Scholarship applications due this Friday

Received from Eleanor Spencer, at Box.com:
Just wanted to send out a friendly reminder that our Engineering Diversity Scholarship is due this Friday. This scholarship is an amazing opportunity to not only earn up to $20,000 but also to form relationships and memories that will last a lifetime (cheesy but true)!
Finalists for the scholarship will be flown out to our headquarters [ >> more ]

October 21st, 2015 · Tags: Scholarships

Computer Science Fellowship at AMNH

We are pleased to announce that we are now accepting applications for the 2016 Helen Fellowship at the American Museum of Natural History through January 8, 2016. The Helen Fellowship is a 1-year full-time position at AMNH for post-baccalaureate women in computer science and/or computational science. The fellowship is available in three tracks:

1. Computational research
2. [ >> more ]

October 6th, 2015 · Tags: Jobs, Scholarships

NSF-Funded Ph.D. Positions at U. Vermont

NSF-funded Ph.D. positions  are now opening in the Smart Grid IGERT program at the University of Vermont.  They are looking for future Ph.D. students interested in studying aspects of smart grid from a complex systems perspective, with a particular focus on how human behavior and policy influences smart grid systems. They are a highly multi-disciplinary program [ >> more ]

September 29th, 2015 · Tags: Grad School, Scholarships

NCWIT Pacesetters Program

NCWIT
Are you ready to set aggressive and measurable goals and commit to doing what it takes to achieve them? Is your organization an NCWIT member within the Workforce Alliance (WA), Entrepreneurial Alliance (EA), or Academic Alliance (AA) and in good standing for at least one year?  If so, please apply today. 
Applications will remain open through Monday, [ >> more ]

September 28th, 2015 · Tags: Scholarships

Box.com Scholarships


Every year, Box awards one $20,000 scholarship and four $4,000 scholarships to students who identify with a minority group and are interested in pursuing careers in technology. We’re a cloud content management company based in Silicon Valley, and we strongly believe that different backgrounds and life experiences foster uniquely stimulating intellectual conversations. 
We’re looking for leaders who have a collaborative, entrepreneurial spirit and aren’t afraid to [ >> more ]

September 2nd, 2015 · Tags: Scholarships

NPSC announces new Fellowships for Graduate Schools

The National Physical Science Consortium is announcing a new round of fellowships to help increas the numer of Ph.D.s in the physical sciences and related engineering fields, emphasizing recruitment of a diverse applicant pool of women and historically underrepresented minorities.   All U.S. citizens are eligible.
See http://www.npsc.org for more information.

September 23rd, 2014 · Tags: Grad School, Scholarships

Five College Fellowships & Microgrants

Five College Digital Humanities is pleased to announce the 2014–2015 round of our Student Fellowship program, as well as a new category of student-focused Microgrants. Our undergraduate fellows are offered a range of resources, including honoraria, travel stipends, and funding for project expenses. The Microgrant program offers undergraduates small stipends intended for travel, research, or the purchasing of materials integral to their interests as scholars. Learn more on our website!

September 17th, 2014 · Tags: 5 College, Scholarships

Grace Hopper Celebration

If you’re thinking about a career in computer science, or if you’d just like an opportunity to meet some wonderful and high-powered computer scientists in a variety of fields, the Grace Hopper Celebration of Women in Computing is an excellent opportunity! It happens in the fall, October 8th–October 11th, and this year it will be [ >> more ]

January 28th, 2014 · Tags: Conference, Scholarships

National Research Council Fellowships

The National Research Council of the National Academies sponsors a number of awards for graduate, postdoctoral and senior researchers at participating federal laboratories and affiliated institutions.  These awards include generous stipends ranging from $45,000 – $80,000 per year for recent Ph.D. recipients, and higher for additional experience.Graduate entry level stipends begin at $30,000. [ >> more ]

November 21st, 2013 · Tags: Grad School, Scholarships