Intel launches 2017 Women in Technology scholarship program
Intel Ireland has launched its 2017 Women in Technology scholarship program to coincide with International Women’s Day.
The initiative aims to encourage a new generation of high-achieving women to take up the challenge of a career in science and technology.
Intel is offering up to 20 awards which will be available to school leavers entering specified four year undergraduate degree courses in science, technology and engineering beginning in September 2017.
A grant values at €3,000 per year is available under the scholarship - along with opportunities for work placements at one of Intel’s Ireland locations in Leixlip and Shannon.
An Intel employee will be assigned as a mentor to each successful scholar to assist and provide advice.
The Intel Women in Technology scholarship program has been running for more than 10 years and a total of more than €1,000,000 has been invested in the initiative to date.
Applications are now being being accepted until October 2nd and further details, along with the online application form, can be found at www.intel.ie/womenintechnology.