Visionary Integration Professionals, an information technology firm based in Folsom, has opened applications for its seventh annual Women in Technology Scholarship program.
WITS is open to women nationwide. To be eligible, a student must be enrolled at, or accepted into, either a two-year or four-year college or university within the United States for the 2014 school year. They must be planning a career in computer science, information technology, management information systems or other related fields.
The 2014 WITS program will grant multiple scholarship awards valued at up to $2,500 per recipient.
Scholarship officials consider academic performance, a student’s answer to an essay question and a student’s level of participation in community services and/or extra curricular activities.
To obtain more information or to download a scholarship application, go to www.vipconsulting.com, click on the “About VIP” link and then click on “Community Support” in the drop-down menu.
All applications must be emailed to WITS@vipconsulting.com or postmarked by Jan. 22, 2014. Applications can be mailed to: Visionary Integration Professionals, 80 Iron Point Circle, Suite 100, Folsom, CA 95630.
Call The Bee’s Mark Glover, (916) 321-1184.