Scholarships

Our Scholarship Program is now closed. Scholarship winners will be notified in early April and honored at our Membership Banquet on May 2.

The Santa Clara Valley Section provides scholarships to qualified women high school graduates, and re-entry, college, and university students pursuing a BS or MS in engineering or computer science. This scholarship is not available to PhD students. Scholarships will be awarded primarily on the basis of scholastic achievement, motivation and interest in engineering. Each recipient will receive a $1000 award.
  1. Engineering students must be enrolled in ABET-accredited engineering programs 
  2. Computer science students must be enrolled in CSAB-accredited programs or attend schools with ABET-accredited engineering programs. 
Applicants must be a permanent resident of or attend school in the South San Francisco Bay Area, which are located in the following zip codes: 94002-94003, 94010-94011, 94018-94028, 
94030, 94035, 94037-94043, 94059-94065, 
94070-94071, 94074, 94086-94091, 
943**, 944**, 94536-94546, 94552, 
94555, 94557, 94560, 94587, 950**, 951** 

2015-2016 SWE-SCV Scholarships


The 2015-2016 Scholarship Application Process

Please read the Frequently Asked Questions before beginning the application. Personal and financial information will be held in strict confidence. If a question does not apply, indicate “N/A.” If you need more space to answer questions, please leverage the "comments" section.

Please note that your application is not complete until the scholarship committee has received the following: 
  • Completed online or paper application
  • Two (2) letters of recommendation
  • Official copy of standardized test score(s) 
  • Official transcript
Applicants will be notified in April and honored at our Membership Banquet on May 2, 2015.

If you have any questions, please send email to us at swe_scv_scholarships@yahoo.com.

Torsha Banerjee & Erika Rodriguez
2015-2016 Scholarship Chairs, SWE-SCV

SWE SCV would like to congratulate our 2014 Scholarship Class