The scholarships are renewable, so winners who continue to meet the criteria can receive an annual $5,000 award for up to four years. In no more than 250 words, demonstrate your financial need for this scholarship. Blacks at Microsoft (BAM) is a company-sponsored employee network dedicated to supporting the continued growth and development of black employees at Microsoft Corporation. Demonstrate a passion for technology. Plan to attend a four-year college or university in the fall of the year following high-school graduation. 1300
Seattle, WA 98101

Download the BAM Scholarship application   (Microsoft Word document, 88 KB) You will receive a response by April 15. Application Deadline: 1st March 2018 Requirements To be considered for a BAM Scholarship, you must:

Be a high-school senior of African descent (for example, African American, African, or Ethiopian). At least one letter must be from a faculty or staff member at your school. (Unofficial copies will not be accepted.)
Two essays. Enclose it in an envelope with the following items:

Two letters of recommendation. Demonstrate leadership at school or in the community. Require financial assistance to attend college. Include an official “sealed” copy of your current academic transcript. (Letters must be on letterhead.)
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The Seattle Foundation
c/o BAM Scholarship
1200 5th Avenue, Ste. Your résumé should include the following information:

—Extracurricular activities (school and community related)
—Honors and awards that you have received (if possible, include awards that are technology related)
—Work experience

Picture of yourself. In no more than 500 words, describe how you plan to engage in the technology industry in your future career. Plan to pursue a bachelor’s degree in engineering, computer science, computer information systems, or select business programs (such as finance, business administration, or marketing). Have a cumulative GPA of 3.3 or higher. This year, BAM will award two US$5,000 scholarships to outstanding high-school seniors who are interested in pursuing careers in technology. Transcript. Letters of recommendation should be original and should not be duplicates of college recommendation letters. 1. (If you have done exemplary work using technology during high school, please describe that also.)
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Mail your completed application to the following address by March 1.

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