To be eligible to apply, applicants must:

  • Have, or consider themselves to have, a visible or invisible disability (See Lime Connect’s definition here)
  • Be currently enrolled as an undergraduate or graduate student at a university for the 2017-2018 academic year
  • Plan to enroll as a full-­time student at a university in the United States or Canada for the 2018-2019 academic year
  • Maintain a strong academic performance
  • Be pursuing a degree in computer science, computer engineering or a degree in a closely related technical field
  • Exemplify leadership and demonstrate a passion for computer science and technology

Application Process

You will be asked to complete an online application through Lime Connect which includes:

  • General background information (e.g., contact information and details about your current and intended universities)
  • Resume/CV
  • Academic transcripts from your current and prior institutions (if you have earned a prior degree)
  • Two letters of reference from a professor, instructor, adviser or supervisor
  • Responses to three essay questions

The 2018 application is now closed. Please check back in fall 2018 for the application for the 2019-2020 academic year.

Recipients will be selected based on the overall strength of their essays and application materials compared to the entire applicant pool.

Terms & Conditions

The Google Lime Scholarship is administered by Lime Connect. Please see Lime Connect’s website for complete information on the scholarship. Google may retain anonymized versions of application submissions as a reference for future scholarship review.


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