Konrad Group Women in Technology Scholarship

Award type: 
Award description: 

A scholarship, valued at $2,000, will be awarded annually to a full-time female student enrolled in Year Three or Four in the Faculty of Mathematics. Selection will be made on the basis of academic achievement and a demonstrated interest in pursuing a career in digital technology (i.e., work-term experiences, extracurricular activities, and/or project work). Interested students should submit an application by October 1. This fund is made possible by donation from the Konrad Group, a global leader in strategy, design, and development services. Konrad Group wants to encourage women to get involved in digital technology and believes that supporting female students interested in those careers is an important way to further that mission.

Eligibility & selection criteria: 
  • enrolled in Year Three or Four in the Faculty of Mathematics
  • minimum cumulative average of 80%
  • interest in pursuing digital technology as a career
Year Three, Year Four
Mathematics→Actuarial Science, Applied Mathematics, Bioinformatics, Business and CS (Double Degree), Business and Math (Double Degree), Combinatorics and Optimization, Computational Mathematics, Computer Science, Information Technology Mgmt, Math/Fin.Analysis and Risk Mgmt, Mathematical Economics, Mathematical Finance, Mathematical Optimization, Mathematical Physics, Mathematics, Mathematics/CPA, Mathematics/Business Admin, Mathematics/Teaching, Pure Mathematics, Scientific Computation/Applied Mathematics, Statistics
Canadian citizen/Permanent resident, International/study permit student
Selection process: 
Application required
Application details:
  • Complete the applicable term Undergraduate Award Application
    • At this time we are only accepting applications for awards with a Winter deadline (January to April).
    • The application for awards with deadlines in a future term will be available by the start of that term – please check back later.
    • Complete a separate application for each award you wish to be considered for.
    • Access the form on our Undergraduate Studies Forms page.
  • A resume is also required.
Application deadline: 
October 1
  • Student Awards & Financial Aid
    • Hannah Ellingham, Undergraduate Awards Co-ordinator
    • hcellingham@uwaterloo.ca
    • The Centre, Needles Hall

Anticipated Aid for your Promissory Note

OSAP, award and scholarship amounts will be posted as Anticipated Aid on your Quest account each term. Winter 2021 full-time OSAP funding will be added as anticipated aid on Quest accounts and will continue to be updated throughout the Promissory Note period.

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