September 16, 2015
Eligible fields Computer science, computer engineering and/or ICT.
Type of fellowship The Zawadi Africa Education Fund is a program designed to provide undergraduate scholarships to academically gifted girls/ women from disadvantaged backgrounds from Africa to pursue higher education in the US. Google encourages African women through the program to pursue careers in computer science as part of it’s ongoing support of education in Africa and commitment to diversifying it’s engineering talent pool. In 2009, Google partnered with the Zawadi Africa Educational Fund to grant five Kenyan women full undergraduate scholarships to complete degrees in computer science, computer engineering and/or ICT.
Target group Women from Africa
Age limit None
Host info Africa
Duration Not specified
Number of awards given each year No set number
Eligible costs Not specified
Non eligible costs Not specified
Amounts Not specified