The Entertainment Software Association Foundation, the philanthropic arm of the Entertainment Software Association, is seeking applications to a scholarship program designed to assist women and minority students who are pursuing degrees leading to a career in Computer & Video Game Arts.
Scholarships are offered for full-time undergraduate study at an accredited four-year college or university in the United States. Up to thirty scholarships of $3,000 each will be awarded annually, with fifteen going to graduating high school seniors and fifteen going to current college students.
Applicants must be a female or minority student pursuing a degree leading to a career in computer and video game arts (high school seniors must already be accepted into a program). In addition, applicants must be enrolling or enrolled in a full-time undergraduate course of study at an accredited four-year college or university in the United States; maintain a grade-point average of 2.75 or above on a 4.0 scale (or its equivalent), and be a citizen of the U.S.
The foundation will be accepting applications between February 1 and April 1, 2017.
See the ESA Foundation website for complete program guidelines and application instructions.