The WeTech Qualcomm Global Scholars Program serves as one component of the Qualcomm commitment to helping women and girls enter and succeed in technology careers. Through the various WeTech initiatives, Qualcomm is reaching women and girls at each step along the path from early education to a career in STEM.
The Global Scholars Program awards scholarships to female university students in China, India, Taiwan and South Korea and matches each scholar with a mentor from a Qualcomm global or U.S. office in order to support and encourage the young women to succeed in their chosen fields.
Promote STEM education and expand opportunities for young women in China,India,Taiwan and South Korea
Build a future STEM workforce by providing scholarships to female undergraduate students
Enhance the long-term impact on the scholarship recipients by supporting mentoring as an integral component of the program
The scholarship eligibility requirements are as follows:
Applicant must be female
Applicant must be a citizen of the participating countries
Applicant must be a current undergraduate student in either her second or third year of studies at one of the selected universities
Applicant must be seeking a degree in Engineering, Computer Science or other STEM-related academic fields