Venkat Panchapakesan Scholarships India | Google Scholarship 2022 | Alert | Latest. Update
Venkat was a well-liked and well-respected engineer whose career took him to companies such as YouTube, Google, and Yahoo, among others. After a battle with cancer, he tragically died too young. During his brief life, he had a profound impact on the hearts and minds of his friends, family, and colleagues. He taught us to be selfless, humble, and optimistic, and to always look for the best in others.
Are you a perpetual optimist who believes we can make the world more sustainable? Do you have a strong interest in computer science and engineering? Do you already use computer science to create solutions to problems or opportunities that you see around you?
If so, please apply for the Venkat Panchapakesan Memorial Scholarship. Applications will be available on July 25th, 2022; please keep an eye out for the ‘apply now’ button. Selected students will receive a $2,500 USD scholarship for tuition and education-related expenses, as well as an invitation to a virtual retreat in October 2022.
- Aspire to be computer scientists and technology leaders
- Exemplify leadership skills and a demonstrated passion for computer science and technology
- Communicates their responses and message with thought and clarity
- Have a great financial need
Terms & Conditions
- Scholarship recipients will be selected based on the overall strength of their application materials compared to the entire applicant pool.
- The selection will be full and final, and the applicants will confirm they will not dispute the same at any point of time.
- The Venkat Panchapakesan Memorial Scholarship award of $2,500 USD must be spent on tuition, fees, books, supplies and equipment required for the students’ classes at their primary university.
- Tax liability, if any, in relation to this scholarship award will have to be borne by the scholarship recipient.
- Scholarship recipients must be enrolled as full-time students for the academic years 2022-2023. Enrollment will be verified after the winners are selected, and all scholarship payments will be made directly to the student to be used towards tuition and education related expenses.
- We will withhold the award for any scholar who no longer meets the eligibility requirements and revoke the award for any scholar who does not maintain the eligibility requirements.
- Any employee of Google Inc. including its affiliates and subsidiaries are not eligible to apply for Google scholarships.
- Persons who are (1) residents of embargoed countries, (2) ordinarily resident in embargoed countries, or (3) otherwise prohibited by applicable export controls and sanctions programs may not apply for this scholarship.
- October 15th, 2022
- GOC Round: August 27th, 2022 | Meet and Greets with finalists: September 26th-30th, 2022
- Virtual retreat
- India only applicants
- August 14th, 2022
What is this scholarship about?
This is a scholarship that will support university students in making the world a more sustainable place using technology and who are passionate about the field of computer science and engineering. Students who are already using computer science to develop solutions for some of the challenges, or opportunities, that they see around them are invited to apply for the Venkat Panchapakesan Memorial Scholarship
Can international students apply?
This scholarship is exclusively for Computer Science students who are enrolled as an undergraduate student in a college/university in India, for the current academic year.
Can previous scholarship applicants re-apply?
Previous applicants can re-apply. Previous recipients of any Google scholarships are not eligible to reapply, including the Venkat Panchapakesan Memorial Scholarship, are not eligible to apply