"Future of Connectivity" Scholarship

Eligibility & Requirements

  • If you are a computer science, cybersecurity, data analytics, IT Management, network systems administration, software application development, business administration or marketing student, then this scholarship is for you!
  • The application is open to both undergraduate and graduate students. We will only be considering submissions from U.S. based students attending a college or university in the U.S.
  • Please specify your intended field of study and your current degree level within your application. We also request either proof of college acceptance or a high school transcript at the time of submission.
  • We would be interested to know your future goals and why you believe you deserve this scholarship, so we ask that you also provide a brief biography of no more than 250 words with your application. Note: We will not assess this bio in our submission evaluation, but it will help us better understand your goals.

Your submission will not be considered if it does not include:

  • A short bio with your intended field of study and education level
  • Proof of education
  • Proof of enrollment in a U.S. university or college
  • A 1,000-word essay
    *Essay Prompt: *
    You’re living in the year 2035, how have Internet-enabled devices impacted your life or the world around you?
    How are you or humanity more broadly using these “smart” connected devices and IoT connectivity to overcome challenges and solve problems in the world?
    What are some concerns people have as everything and everyone becomes more connected, and how might individuals, companies, communities or a combination of the three be addressing them?

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