BlackBerry Scholars Program offering 4-year scholarships to women interested in technology

BlackBerry and musician Alicia Keys are encouraging women to apply for the BlackBerry Scholars Program.  The global initiative offers  four-year scholarships to women entering their first year of college this fall.  The focus is on women interested in studying science, technology, engineering and math (S.T.E.M.)

Unfortunately there is only one more day to apply as the submission deadline is June 26th (5 pm EST.)  Winners will be notified by mail by July 31st.

Alicia Keys’ serves as BlackBerry’s Global Creative Director, and has made a point to “engage women at every step of their education.”  Last month she mentioned facts a

she had made a point to “engage women at every step of their education”, and emphasized it further at BlackBerry Live last month when she highlighted sobering facts and figures about women in tech.

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Link to Scholarship Application

Marlin Page is a Globetrotting Speaker, empowering women and girls in STEM and Life. As Chief Technology Mommy sharing and exposing online safety stories, tips, and technology information to keep parents informed and children safe on the Internet.  Marlin also serves as a speaker for Microsoft’s Global DigiGirlz Program and Camps.

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