Adobe India has announced Women in Technology Scholarship Programme for female graduates.
The scholarship programme is aimed at recognising extraordinary female students in the fields of science and engineering. Winners of the programme will get an opportunity to pursue an internship with the company in 2018, said a statement released by the software giant.
Adobe will also sponsor tuition fees to the remaining award recipients’ for their university courses – B Tech, M Tech or Dual Degrees, upto a maximum of 2 years.
The winners of the Adobe India’s Women in Technology Scholarship will also be felicitated in an Adobe India-wide program and will also get an opportunity to attend the Grace Hopper Conference, said the statement.
Abdul Jaleel, Vice President, People Resources India, Adobe said, “Adobe India’s Women in Technology Scholarship Program is a platform for female students in the field of technology to demonstrate their exceptional skills and get a chance to contribute in an environment that thrives on innovation. We are excited to empower the selected candidates with necessary resources and mentorship to shape them into creators and leaders of a better tomorrow.”
“With a passion for transforming the world with cutting edge digital experiences, we at Adobe take pride in our diverse workforce that comprises of some of the most talented minds across universities in India, and support their potential by providing them with opportunities to nurture their intellectual curiosity,” he added.
In order to avail the scholarships, all applicants must intend to be enrolled as full-time students at a university for the 2018-2019. All submissions will be evaluated basis Statement of Purpose, resume, academic transcripts from the applicant’s current and/or past institution, and one reference from a Professor.