Application & requirements

Deadline for application

1 December 2017

Requirements for application

To be eligible to apply, applicants must:

  • Be currently enrolled at a university in Europe for the 2017-2018 academic year;
  • Intend to be enrolled or accepted as a full-time student in a Bachelor's, Master's or PhD program at a university in Europe for the 2018-2019 academic year;
  • Be studying Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Informatics, or a closely related technical field;
  • Maintain a strong academic record;
  • Exemplify leadership and a passion for Computer Science and technology;
  • Have a disability (defined as a long-term or recurring issue that impacts one or more major activities that others may consider a daily function). This definition also includes the perception among others that a disability exists.

Application Process

Applicants will be asked to complete an online application through EmployAbility which includes:

  • General background information (i.e. contact information and details about your current and intended universities for the 2018-2019 school year);
  • Resume/CV;
  • Academic transcripts from your current and prior institutions (if you have earned a prior degree);
  • A reference letter from a professor, instructor, adviser or supervisor;
  • Responses to essay questions,

Recipients will be selected based on the overall strength of their essays and application materials compared to the entire applicant pool.

Google Europe Scholarship application
For more information, visit the programmes' website.