WITS_Application.pngAttention all college-bound women! If you’re pursuing a career in computer science, information technology, management information systems, computer engineering, or another related field, Visionary Integration Professionals (VIP) would like to invite you to apply for our annual Women in Technology Scholarship (WITS) program. Please download the application for specific requirements.

Now in its ninth year, the program has awarded nearly $120,000 in aid to more than 70 women across the country. WITS offers support for women who are attending or planning to attend a two- or four-year college within the United States for the upcoming school year. VIP awards multiple scholarships of up to $2,500 per recipient. Candidates are evaluated based on the following criteria:

  • Academic performance
  • Community involvement
  • Extracurricular activities
  • Leadership qualities
  • Career path
  • Essay response

An educated workforce is essential to the economic development and growth of our nation. VIP is committed to not only improving educational opportunities for young women, but to investing in the future of the IT industry.

We encourage qualified women to apply by downloading the application here. Submissions are due by March 7, 2016. For more information on WITS 2016, please contact WITS@trustvip.com.