Sponsored by: Marist College
Applicant must be an incoming freshman student who is majoring in computer science or information technology and systems. Selection is based upon strength of curriculum and academic performance throughout high school, standardized test scores, supplemental essay, and interview with the dean and/or faculty from the School of Computer Science and Mathematics.
|Application Deadline||February 15|
|Scholarship, Grant, Fellowship or Contest||Scholarship|
|Award Coverage||Comprehensive Tuition<br >Award also includes the following: state-of-the-art PC laptop with cutting edge processor and graphic accelerator; opportunity to participate in high-level internships and applied research with Fortune 500 companies (IBM, Aetna, Pepsi, Verizon, etc.); special advising from the dean and key faculty in the School of Computer Science and Mathematics; mentors from IBM, Verizon, Aetna, and Pepsi leaders; and a two-semester course in game development.|
|Required areas of study||computer science, information technology and systems|
|Awarded every year?||yes|
Award is for four years.
|Must be repaid?||no|
|Required to attend a specific school?||yes|
|Is a separate application required?||yes|