Alan Turing Memorial Scholarships

Computer Science, Computer or Electrical Engineering, Communications, or Political Science/Public Policy majors, and other programs touching on networked systems, who are active in supporting the LGBTQIA+ community. Preference is given to students with demonstrated academic merit and financial need. If desired, the recipient will have an opportunity to get involved with a UC San Diego Center for Networked Systems (CNS) related research project if there is mutual interest.

The answers you provide in the Supplemental Question section are confidential – only the LGBTQIA+ Scholarship Committee can view your responses. Other committees are blocked from viewing this section.

*If awarded this scholarship, we will ask you to provide a 2 or 3 sentence statement about how you have actively supported the LGBTQIA+ community through your identity, relationships, and/or work. Your name and this statement will be released to the public if you provide us with your consent. Please note this is separate from the Supplemental Questions section. In the Supplemental Questions section, you will need to provide detailed information about how you demonstrate your active support of the LGBTQIA+ community (one or two sentence submissions will not be considered). Your response to the Supplemental Questions are confidential (as mentioned above)

Up to $12,000
Supplemental Questions
  1. Provide detailed information about how you demonstrate your active support of the LGBTQIA+ community. (one to two sentence submissions will not be considered)
  2. Do you have research experience? (if you haven't already done so be sure to list your research experience on your General Application, edits can be made up until the deadline)