Google Lime Scholarship


This scholarship was made possible by Google in partnership with Lime Connect. The purpose of this scholarship is to support undergraduate, graduate or PhD students enrolled at a university in the U.S. or Canada. Applicants must be pursuing a Computer Science or Computer Engineering degree, or a degree in a closely related technical field. To be eligible, students must have a visible or invisible disability.

Key Information

Eligibility Requirements

  • Age/Grade Level:
    An undergraduate, graduate or PhD student
  • Financial Need:
    Not Required
  • College:
    Intend to be enrolled in or accepted as a full-time student at a university in the U.S. or Canada in the 2017-2018 academic year
  • Major/Career:
    Pursuing a Computer Science or Computer Engineering degree, or a degree in a closely related technical field (such as software engineering; or electrical engineering with a heavy computer science course load)
  • Disability:
    A student with a visible or invisible disability (defined as someone who has, or considers themselves to have, a long-term, or recurring, issue that impacts one or more major activities that others may consider to be a daily function); this definition also includes the perception among others that a disability exists. We know that 90% of disabilities on campus are invisible, and candidates with all disabilities are encouraged to apply
  • Miscellaneous:
    Previous Google Lime Scholars are unfortunately not able to be considered
  • Other Benefits:
    Selected students will also be invited to attend the annual Google Scholars' Retreat at the Googleplex in Mountain View, California, in 2017. Candidates will also be considered for software engineering internship opportunities with Google.

Application Details

  • Transcript:
  • Resume/Activity List:
  • Essay:
    Three essays - this is your opportunity to show us your passion for computer science
  • Recommendation Letters:
    wo recommendation letters from a professor, adviser or supervisor
  • Other Materials:
    A completed online application

Contact Information