Admiral Grace Murray Hopper Scholarship

Society of Women Engineers (SWE)

Established in 1992, the scholarship provides financial assistance to women pursuing a bachelor's degree in computer science or computer engineering. Applicants must be incoming freshmen, have a 3.5 GPA, be enrolled full-time, and be US citizens or permanent residents of the United States.

Key Information

Eligibility Requirements

  • Gender:
  • Age/Grade Level:
    Open to incoming college freshmen
  • Minimum GPA:
  • Financial Need:
    Not Mentioned
  • Other Academic Requirements:
    Must be a full-time student
  • Residence:
    Must be permanent resident of the US (or US citizen)
  • Citizenship:
    Must be a US citizen (or permanent resident of the US)
  • Major/Career:
    Must pursue computer-related engineering majors such as computer engineering or computer science
  • Miscellaneous:
    Applicants must not be receiving full funding for their education from another organization

Application Details

  • Transcript:
  • Resume/Activity List:
  • Recommendation Letters:
    Submit e-mail contact information for two (2) references. Your recommenders should be: 1. A Teacher in a STEM (science, technology, engineering, or mathematics) fieldfamiliar with the student's work in his or her respective field and/or STEM. 2. A person who has known you for two or more years and who is not a relative or member of your family. For example, the second letter can be from a coach or a family friend
  • Other Materials:
    Letter of acceptance from a college or university indicating acceptance into an ABET-accredited engineering or computer science program for the coming academic year; FAFSA (if you want to be considered for financial need)

Contact Information