The P.O. Pistilli Undergraduate Scholarship for Advancement in Computer Science and Electrical Engineering
The P.O. Pistilli Scholarship is funded by the Design Automation Conference
and it is directed by the Association for Computing Machinery
(ACM) Special Interest Group on Design Automation
The objective of the scholarship is to increase the pool of professionals in Electrical and Computer Engineering and Computer Science from under-represented groups (female, African-American, Hispanic, Native American, and disabled students).
Scholarships of $4000 per year, renewable for up to 5 years, are awarded annually to 2-7 high school seniors from the above-mentioned under-represented groups who have a 3.00 GPA or better (on a 4.00 scale), have demonstrated high achievement in math and science courses, have expressed a strong desire to pursue careers in electrical engineering, computer engineering, or computer science, and who have demonstrated substantial financial need.
U.S. citizenship is not required, but applicants must be U.S. residents when they apply, and must plan to attend an accredited US college or university.
- The 2014 P.O. Pistilli Scholarship application process is NOW OPEN!
- The application form can be downloaded HERE
- Applications are due (postmark deadline) on March 7, 2014
- Scholarship winners will be notified the first week of April, 2014
Return the application postmarked by: March 7, 2014 to
Professor Andrew B. Kahng
P. O. Pistilli Scholarship Director
Department of Computer Science and Engineering
University of California, San Diego
9500 Gilman Drive, #0404
La Jolla, CA 92093-0404
If you have any specific questions about the scholarship, please email (preferred), call, or fax the scholarship director, Andrew B. Kahng.