Encouraging a new generation of women to take up the challenge of a career in science and technology.
Intel’s success in Ireland has been built on the quality of highly skilled and educated people available in the country. Through the ‘Women in Technology’ scholarship program, Intel hopes to increase awareness and encourage a new generation of high-achieving women to take up the challenge of a career in science and technology.
Intel works closely with local schools and colleges to help ensure that our educational system continues to produce the exceptional quality of graduates that has helped to make Intel in Ireland so successful.
With that in mind, Intel is pleased to this year continue the Women in Technology scholarship program for females who have just embarked on third level education.
Scholarships are open to female school leavers entering specified four year undergraduate degree courses in science, technology and engineering (full selection criteria is included below) and each scholarship award includes the following:
- Monetary grant valued up to €3000 for each student per annum.
- Scholars will complete intern placements or summer internships at the Intel Leixlip campus.
- To assist with career progression and further education, each scholar will be assigned an Intel mentor who can assist and provide advice on managing their academic career
The program is open to female school leavers entering approved undergraduate degrees
Candidates must secure a minimum of 400 points in their Leaving Certificate
Written proof of registration in a relevant 3rd level institute must be supplied
Recipients must be willing to undertake their co-op placement or internship in Intel Leixlip, where applicable
General Science (need to express interest in specialising Physics/Chemistry/Material Science after first year)
Nanoscience / Nanotechnology
Physics and Chemistry of Advanced Materials
For further information please contact Intel Ireland
Closing date 1st October 2016
PhD Studentships available at the Department