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Student Opportunities

Below are active opportunities for students (or programs we will become active again within the next year). Students may also be interested in our Careers page for resources. 

Please email cs@sonoma.edu any internship, job or grant opportunities. Notes: This opportunities page is infrequently updated, but opportunities will be circulated to students and searchable by students via our CS-Announce mailing list.

Description Deadline
Single Parent Scholarship

$2000 bi-annual scholarship for single parents attending college . Deadlines are in June and Dec for 2023/2024 scholarships.

06/30/2023
SWE Scholarships

A variety of endowed scholarships administered via SWE

varies
BHW Women in STEM Scholarship

Women who are pursuing an undergraduate degree and are majoring in STEM

April 15
VIP Women in Technology Scholarship Program

Multiple awards up to $2,500 for women in computer science or related fields, based on GPA, essay and application

end of March
GrammarBrain Scholarship

GrammarBrain is providing a scholarship to one student who displays exceptional thinking as it relates to English and the changing dynamics that are occurring in English thanks to the digital era.

12/31/2022
Cobell Scholarship

Annual, non-renewable award for American Indian or Alaska Native college students seeking a bachelor's degree.

various
Innovation in Education Scholarship

$500 Innovation in Education scholarship, on an ongoing monthly basis.

Monthy on the 20th
Prisma Diversity in Engineering Scholarship

Scholarship for women in software engineering

April
Single Parent Scholarships

$500 - $1k scholarships for single parents.

Dec, Apr, Aug
Last Mile Education Fund mini-grants

Small grants for women with demonstrated financial need who are nearing completion of their undergraduate degrees (Juniors and Seniors): emergency funding to complete college, funding for

various
HireAHelper Skilled Trade & Technology Scholarships

$2k scholarship for students in tech fields with minimum 3.4 GPA. Random selection, four times a year.

Jul, Oct, Jan, April
Porch Skilled Trade & Technology Scholarships

$2k scholarship for students in tech fields with minimum 3.4 GPA.

Application dates in 2020 were as follows:

Jul, Oct, Jan, April
SSU University Scholarship Program

The University Scholarship Program is designed to provide encouragement and public recognition to students who have demonstrated academic excellence.

Feb
TheDREAM.US scholarships

Applicants must qualify under either Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) or Temporary Protection Status (TPS) and must be eligible for waiver of non-resident tuition under AB540.

Feb
Women Techmakers Scholars Program

Female-identified CS majors who are full-time students. Women Techmakers Scholars Program was formerly the Google Anita Borg Memorial Scholarship Program

Dec
Hispanic Assoc. of Colleges & Universities Internship Program

HACU National Internship Program (HNIP). Federal and corporate internships for students who have finished freshman year with a 3.0+ GPA.

Oct
Latinos in Technology Scholarship

Opportunity from the Silicon Valley Community Foundation. Up to $30,000 (paid over three years, provided renewal eligibility requirements are met). See eligibility.

April
Pathways to Science Scholarship List

Portal for scholarships for STEM undergraduates. This link goes immediately to undergraduate STEM scholarship.

various
Google Internships

GoogleInterns, apprentices, and residents help build products that create opportunities for everyone. Many internship programs available in this portal.

various
RSA College Day

Get free access to the RSA Conference in San Francisco, one of the largest industry conferences for security professionals.

Feb
Google Conference Travel Scholarship

To encourage attendance at technical conferences, Google will provide selected recipients support to attend. Scholarship eligibility varies by region, so please review the information on the r

various
NCWIT Collegiate Award

Any U.S. permanent resident who self-identify as women, genderqueer, or non-binary is eligible to apply, if they also meet additional criteria.

Oct
AccessComputing Community Membership

Opportunities for students with disabilities.

Ongoing
Great Minds in STEM Portal

The portal shows a number of scholarships, including the Northrop Grumman/HENAAC Scholars Program for Hispanics in STEM.

various
Asian Pacific Fund scholarships

The Asian Pacific Fund administers 10 scholarship programs to help undergraduate and graduate students achieve their education goals. Each has specific eligibilitity requirements.

various
NSA undergraduate internships

Various programs for undergraduates (typically rising seniors) including Computer Science Intern Program and Cyber Summer Program, Hawaii Summer Technical Intern Program, Summer Intern Program for

various
Google Summer of Code

Google Summer of Code is a global program focused on bringing more student developers into open source software development.

April
SSU Student Research Award

Funding for supplies and/or travel related to the funded research or creative project.

Oct
Lance Stafford Larson Student Award

Award for published student research.

Oct 31
SWE Scholarships

The Society of Women Engineers offers several scholarships, including the Adm. Grace Hopper scholarship for women attending their freshman year of college in CS with minimum 3.5 GPA.

various
DoD SMART Scholarship

The SMART program offers scholarships for bachelor's, master's and PhD students pursuing STEM.

Dec
City Internship

City Internship provides 8-week internships that you pay for, via their "job accelerator" programs. Admissions are merit-based and granted on a first-come, first-served basis. No application fee.

Year-round, rolling
Hispanic Scholarship Fund

The HSF Scholarship is designed to assist students of Hispanic heritage obtain a university degree. Scholarships are available, on a competitive basis, for all undergraduates

Feb