Yahoo! travel scholarship available for a women computer science student
Were excited to announce that Yahoo! will once again fund one female university student up to US$800 to attend the RHOK event. Any full-time female university student who is able to attend the event in Seattle, in person, may enter the competition.
To enter, write a short paragraph of no more than 250 words about why you want to change the world. Submit your entry by email by midnight PST on May 27, 2011.
Please hurry and apply now — a winner will be selected by May 31st, and will be notified shortly thereafter.
A bit of background: Grace Hopper Conference and RHoK Chicago
Back in the fall, participants in the Open Source for Good panel at the the 2010 Grace Hopper Conference, threw down a 20% challenge for women engineers: Represent! The challenge was for the upcoming December 2010 Random Hacks of Kindness (RHoK) participation to consist of 20% women.
As one of the instigators of challenge, Yahoo! fundedRead More »from Apply now: Seeking woman CS student to attend June RHoK in Seattle