Helmut Veith Master Stipends for Female Students in Austria, 2017
Scholarship Description: Helmut Veith Master Stipend is open for all the female applicants from all around the world. These stipends are available to apply for the master degree in the field of computer science.
The aim of the stipend is to encourage the study of female students.
The Helmut Veith Stipend is dedicated to the memory of an outstanding computer scientist who worked in the fields of logic in computer science, computer-aided verification, software engineering, and computer security. Helmut Veith, who tragically passed away was a strong advocate and mentor for women in computer science.
Degree Level: These stipends are available to pursue the master degree.
Available Subject: These stipends are in the field of computer science.
Scholarship Benefits: These stipends will cover EUR 6000 annually (paid in instalments), and tuition fees are waived.
Eligibility: Applicants must meet the following area for the scholarship:
- Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or Mathematics (Bologna first cycle) or equivalent degree.
- Extensive knowledge and interest in (at least one) of the following areas: -Logic in Computer Science -Formal Methods and Verification -Computer Security -Algorithms and Complexity Theory -Databases and Knowledge Representation -Artificial Intelligence -Software Engineering.
Eligible Nationalities: Female applicants of all nationalities can apply for these stipends.
Application Procedure: Applicants can apply via email.
- Cover Letter, describing the type of funding the student is applying for, and all other aspects the student deems relevant for the application
- Curriculum Vitae
- Motivation Letter, describing the reasons why the student wants to study in the program Logic and Computation, why funding is necessary, and with which groups of the faculty the student would be interested in working with during their master’s thesis and why.
- Reports on University examinations (transcripts)
- Diplomas and/or Certificates (first degree, bachelor degree, or higher). If the final academic certificate is not yet available at the time of the application deadline, a preliminary certificate (indicating the type of degree and the expected graduation date) signed and stamped by the degree-awarding university must be provided.
- Contact details of two referees (for letters of recommendation)
- English language certificate (TOEFL or similar)
- Copy of passport
- A certified translation needs to be provided for documents that are not in German or English. The application must be submitted electronically to ta.sc-cigol-at-retsam as a single PDF document.
Deadline: The application deadline is August 20, 2017.