COMPU Leaders Scholarship

The COMPU Leaders scholarship is a financial need based, four year scholarship that will be offered to five incoming computer science students. This scholarship provides tuition support from $1,000 – $10,000 (full tuition) depending on the student’s financial need and receipt of other funding.

The COMPU Leaders program is an exciting opportunity for students who are motivated to be leaders in computer science. The program is designed to support students in their academic and career goals through:

  • a pre-college bridge program
  • mentoring from CS faculty
  • peer-group activities
  • leadership roles in the school
  • giving back to the community
  • pathways to employment

Note: Recipient must enroll in CS 1030 or CS 1410 during their first year. Recipient must also participate in the scholarship program and maintain good academic standing and progress towards a CS degree to have four years of funding.

Supplemental Questions
  1. Please write a 400-700 word essay describing how the CompU Leaders program's focus on mentorship, leadership, and teamwork will help you develop your passion for computer science. What unique contributions will you bring to the program? How will success in this field benefit your community?