Diversity Events

Google Travel Grant: 2014 Grace Hopper Conference

As part of Google's ongoing commitment to increasing the number of women in engineering, we are excited to offer travel grants to the 2014 Grace Hopper Celebration of Women in Computing Conference taking place in Phoenix, Arizona from October 8 - 10, 2014. The theme for this year's conference is "Everywhere. Everyone." and will offer incredible opportunities for mentoring, networking, and career development.

Female university students and industry professionals excelling in Computer Science can apply for a travel grant to attend the 2014 Grace Hopper conference. Sponsorship includes: Conference registration, round trip flight to Phoenix, AZ, reimbursement for ground transportation to and from the airport and the hotel, arranged hotel accommodations from October 7-11, and fun social event with your fellow travel scholar recipients on one of the evenings of the conference!

Please apply by July 15, 2014 using the form below. The Grace Hopper Travel Sponsorship winners will be announced the week of August 4, 2014

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Travel Grants to attend the ACM Richard Tapia Celebration of Diversity in Computing February 18-21, 2015 Boston, MA

The Tapia Conference provides scholarships for students (undergraduate/graduate), post-docs and a limited number for faculty. Scholarships include conference registration, meals during the conference, hotel accommodations, and a reimbursable travel stipend. Tapia scholarships are generously funded by government and industry organizations.  Applicants will need to submit an essay, resume, unofficial transcript and letter of recommendation. Application Deadline: September 12, 2014.



National Diversity focused STEM Conferences

Out in STEM
November 7, 2014 to November 9, 2014


Society of Hispanic Professional Engineers
November 5, 2014 to November 9, 2014
Detroit, Michigan


American Indians in Science & Engineering 
November 13, 2014 to November 15, 2014
Orlando, Florida

Society of Women in Engineering
October 23, 2014 to October 25, 2014 
Los Angeles, California

Richard Tapia Celebration of Diversity in Computing

February 18, 2015 to February 21, 2015
Boston, Massachusetts

National Society of Black Engineers

March 26-30, 2014
Nashville, TN Berkeley











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