Incoming Student Scholarship Guide

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MEP promotes external opportunities via the MEP411 blog (https://go.illinois.edu/MEP411). Similarly, this blog lists opportunities available to incoming college engineering students. Additional external scholarships are listed here: https://grainger.illinois.edu/admissions/costs/undergraduate/external-resources.

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  • Blacks at Microsoft Scholarship

    This is a $5,000 four year renewable scholarship given by Microsoft. It is aimed towards Black students interested in tech with majors such as Engineering, Computer Science, and Computer Information Systems. The deadline to apply is February 15th, 2019. 

  • Computer Science Summer Institute

    A 3-week intro to computer science for graduating high school seniors. It is aimed towards historically underrespresetned groups in the field. There are 3 programs to choose from listed on the site based on where you're looking into taking your secondary education. Click on the link for more information on this great opportunity!