BDPA Members Have Access to a Robust Offering of Scholarships
BDPA's scholarship program, generously supported through sponsorships, offers nearly $100,000 annually in cash awards for students.
BDPA currently offers scholarships to qualified students studying technology related curricula at institutions of higher learning. The Association also sponsors scholarships to promote professionalism and the advancement of careers for technology professionals.
Explore the links below to learn about the variety of ways the Association and the industry it represents support access to education and professional development opportunities.
Other scholarships available to BDPA members that are offered via BDPA Education and Technology Foundation (BETF). The link to these scholarships can be found here --> http://www.betf.org/scholarships/scholarships.shtml
Upcoming Application Deadlines
Only BDPA scholarships with upcoming application deadlines are listed in this section. Click on the links below for further details and downloadable application.
Johnson & Johnson Scholarship
, June 2, 2017 – for students currently enrolled in a STEM-related major (with emphasis on Information Technology).
Eli Lilly Scholarship
, June 2, 2017 - for outstanding minority students, with an interest in Information Technology, who make significant contributions to society.
Wanda Everett BDPA Scholarship
, May 16, 2017 – For an outstanding student in the St. Louis metropolitan area that has an interest in pursuing or continuing a 2-year or 4-year academic program related to Information Technology at the undergraduate or graduate level.
Oracle Corporation Scholarship, July 1, 2017 – These scholarships are available to high school students (grade 12), community college students and undergraduate college students. The student must be studying in STEM-related curriculum. The student must be a BDPA member in good standing on or before the July 1st deadline.