The Quanthub Women in Data Science Scholarship is open to female students in the United States. They must be pursuing undergraduate degree in a relevant fields, such as data science, business analytics, statistics or computer science, or computer information systems.
A critical benefit of QuantHub’s skill assessment platform is its potential to reduce bias in the recruitment process and therefore increase diversity in tech and analytical teams. We believe that diversity in data science teams is critical to success. We’re committed to providing employers with a skill assessment tool that enables unbiased and objective hiring processes.
The winning applicant will be granted $1,000.
Level & Area of Studies
Undergraduate degree in the field of data science, business analytics, statistics or computer science, or computer information systems.
Place of study
At any institution in the United States of America.
Eligibility and Requirements
- Be of a female residing in the United States (non-Citizen OK with visa)
- Be enrolled full or part-time in a relevant undergraduate or graduate degree program in the United States during the 2019-2020 school year – data science, business analytics, statistics or computer science, or computer information systems. Please note that students enrolled in short term bootcamps, nanodegrees,etc. programs are excluded. University certificate programs of 1 year or more in length and online degree programs at a higher education institution are acceptable.
- Provide 1 letter of recommendation. To be submitted with application, can be from anyone, maximum 1 page single spaced, on why you merit this scholarship.
Applicants will be asked to answer a series of questions and to demonstrate achievement, leadership, and initiative in the field of data science. You are also asked to submit 1 letter of reference with your application.
1 May 2020.