Build a full stack future. Apply to the Amazon Future Engineer India Scholarship program

A great 2 in 1 opportunity for girl students interested in computer science careers. Win a scholarship worth Rs. 1,60,000 and get mentored by Amazonians for an exciting tech career.
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At Amazon, supporting underserved students in their computer science education is not only important to us – it’s imperative to building a diverse tech industry and a great future. Our Amazon Future Engineer-India Scholarship program provides meritorious girls like you with an a support of Rs. 40,000 per year for the duration of the course and mentorship by Amazonians to help you build a industry relevant skill sets and a great career in tech ! Whats more, get a chance to compete for a paid internship at Amazon.

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Eligibility Requirements:

Find out more about the Academic Eligibility, Test Scores, Financial Eligibility, List of Documents, essay required for applying to AFE India Scholarships.
✅First year girl students pursuing BE/Btech Courses in Computer Science or allied branches
✅Annual Family Income less than Rs 3.0L

Shravani Kaware - Information technology - IIIT Vadodara 2021

“Technology excites me a lot and this is the reason why I chose to major in Information Technology. I want to become a developer and I am moving in that direction; I have learnt front-end development and two languages (C and C++) within first three month of my course !. I have also started competitive programming, another field that I am interested in.

I have no one in my family who has tech related background. I studied in a small school due to our financial condition and even faced a serious health issue just before my engineering entrance exam. However, these challenges have never been able to deter my hunger for learning. Being selected for the AFE-FFE Scholarship program has given me hopes which I truly wish to fulfill in the next few years. The AFE -FFE scholarship, has lightened my financial burden, which allows me to focus more on learning. It has inspired me to help others and give back to the community and I hope one day I will be able to help students achieve their goals just as you have helped me achieve mine.”

Semala Kirti - VNR Vignana Jyothi Institute of Engineering and Technology - 2021

“I want to express my gratitude and appreciation to Amazon India who helped me with the AFE Scholarship to lead my academic career without any obstacles and helping my parents financially. This scholarship not only helped me with monetary assistance but also by providing me access to career relevant courses. As a result of this scholarship award I was able to concentrate on my studies and scored a 9.16 GPA in the first semester. I am willing to get placed with reputed company like Amazon in the future and become a successful software engineer. Being the scholarship recipient I am willing to make a powerful contribution in the society as well by helping more students like myself.”

Zanjabila Bano - CSE, Maulana Azad NIT Bhopal 2021

“I am very thankful to Amazon and FFE for choosing me for the AFE scholarship because of which I am able to do what was really not possible because of my family’s financial constraints. This scholarship is helping me and my parents live a stress free life and is allowing me to concentrate on my studies.

I am improving my coding skills and looking for good internship to get a better placement. I want to be financial independent as soon as possible and take the responsibilities of my family and educate my younger brothers. Everyday I am trying to be a better version of myself. I promise that I’ll make myself competent enough to have power to make a change in other’s life.”
  • What is the award amount?
    If selected as a recipient, the student will receive a scholarship award of INR 40,000/year until graduation. Awards are renewable each year until a bachelor’s degree is earned, to a maximum of four years. Renewal is contingent upon the applicant continuing full-time enrollment in an eligible course of study at an accredited four-year college or university, maintaining a good standing with their university and continuation of the program by Amazon.
  • What are the criteria for applying to the Amazon Future Engineer Scholarship?
    A detailed criteria can be found on our scholarship partner Foundation for Excellence's page.
  • Is Computer Science the only branch of engineering that is eligible?
    No, Following branches of engineering are also eligible:
    • Computer Science And Engineering
    • Information And Communication Technology
    • Information Science
    • Information Science And Engineering
    • Information Technology
  • How long will the scholarship application be open?
    The application opened on November 2nd, 2022 and will stay open through December 31, 2022.
  • How many award recipients will there be?
    Amazon will grant 500 award recipients this year.
  • What else do scholars get apart from financial Grant ?
    The AFE India Scholars will be provided opportunities by Amazon and by our scholarship partner foundation for excellence to build a great career in tech industry. Amazon will provide coding bootcamps to AFE scholars to help them ace their computer science skills along with opportunity to get mentored by Amazonians. The students will also be provided regular opportunities to participate in learning sessions organized by Amazon.
  • I still have more questions. Who can I contact?
    Please e-mail: afe-inquiry@ffe.org and we’ll get back to you within five business day.
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