INTELigent technologies - new PERSPECTIVES for young women!
"New technologies for Girls" – it is a pioneer scholarship program for young women in Poland, who link their future with the technology industry. Intel Technology Poland in collaboration with the Educational Foundation "Perspectives" offers a unique program of support and development for high school female graduates and female students of technical universities.
IT industry for years has shown a low rate of women employment - from a few percent to a maximum of 15%. In response to the needs of the modern world Intel Technology Poland and the Educational Foundation "Perspectives" want to encourage girls to develop their passion in the area of new technology, believing that only properly balanced teams are able to create new, innovative technology.
The girls qualified to participate in the scholarship will receive professional support, as well as financial assistance. During the program girls will be supervised by a mentor, who will be selected from experienced staff of Intel Technology Poland. Scholarship holders will also receive a financial support of 12 000 PLN (gross) to cover expenses related with the study. In addition, the selected women will be able to participate in a paid internship program implemented in the Intel Technology Poland Sp. z o. o. Gdansk, the largest R & D center of Intel in Europe or in the US.
The Scholarship program "New Technologies for Women" is a unique opportunity for young women to develop their intellectual potential and to plan their future career in the field of new technologies.
2017/18 will be the third edition of the scholarship program