Here is a golden opportunity offered and sponsored by one of the biggest tech companies in the world. This is the 2022 Google Conference Scholarships for Africans to study in the USA.
Do you have a passion and interest to get standard education in the USA? Then here is an opportunity for you. Google Conference Scholarships for African Students has been organized by Google. Applications are now being accepted for the academic year 2022/2023.
This educational prize is available to exceptional African students who choose to pursue a bachelor’s, dual-degree, master’s, or Ph.D. degree at Google. Scholarships will be given to the most qualified applicants after an application evaluation.
Larry Page and Sergey Brin established Google on September 4, 1998. Google LLC is a multinational technology business based in California that specializes in artificial intelligence, search engine technology, online advertising, cloud computing, computer software, quantum computing, e-commerce, and consumer electronics.
At Google, employees are motivated to creatively think and give solutions to challenges and new ways of doing things. Google plays an essential role in education by increasing the efficiency and productivity of teachers and pupils. Its tools and services promote greater collaboration, empower students, and level the playing field for everyone. It has been dubbed the “world’s most powerful corporation.”
Brief Scholarship Summary
Type of Program: Scholarship
Academic Level: Undergraduate, Masters and Ph.D
Award Value: Fully Funded Scholarship and $3,000 for Conference travel and lodging cost
Eligible Country: African Countries
Application Deadline: Application Opened
Google LLC will give African students varying prize amounts on basis of students’ academic merits. This covers full academic expenses.
Award Selection Process
Google reviews applications on a rolling basis, all year round, therefore eligible applicants will get a reply around four weeks after applying. Once approved for a travel grant, the funds will be paid to the applicant’s university and the student may claim expenses using regular university procedures.
Below are eligibility requirements as demanded by Google. Applicants must:
- Be a full-time student enrolled with a recognized university in Africa who needs conference travel funds.
- Have a paper accepted at a top-tier computer science conference. We prefer to support conferences in research areas where Google has a strong interest. Please visit research.google.com for a list of areas.
- Be the sole or joint first author of the accepted paper.
Eligible Field of Studies
Bachelors, Dual-Degree, masters or Ph.D. in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Information Technology, Mathematics, Engineering offered by the Google LLC.
How to Apply
Begin your application by submitting this form by the deadline for the conference that you wish to attend.
**Given the shift to the virtual mode for conferences, Google is currently accepting applications to cover conference fees.