Hasso-Plattner-InstitutSDG am HPI
Hasso-Plattner-InstitutDSG am HPI

Travel scholarships for female computer science students

The Hasso Plattner Institute (HPI) will again award travel scholarships for female computer science students.

Travel scholarships for female computer science students

This year's travel scholarships include attendance at two events:

Shaping tech careers together

Networking Day with Inspiration and Workshops at the Hasso Plattner Institute

European Women in Technology

Europe's Largest Tech Event For Women

12. May 2023*28. - 29. June 2023
Event language: German and EnglishConference language: Englisch

At the HPI Networking Day you will pack your suitcase full of inspiration as well as new impressions and skills. HPI invites you to the Networking Day in Potsdam. In addition to the opportunity to network and share your experiences, exciting lectures and workshops await you. There will be exciting insights from the professional life of women in the tech industry, talking about IT and lots of inspiration.


    The conference attracts executives and IT experts from all over Europe and offers women in the technology sector a platform to exchange knowledge, experiences and visions and to network. More than 250 international speakers share their expert knowledge in front of over 5000 participants and provide insights into new research and work fields.

    On both days of the conference, participants can also train and improve their soft skills, including in the areas of leadership and potential development.

    All details about the conference in Amsterdam: Click here


      The scholarship includes:

      • Participation in the network day incl. workshops and lectures
      • Overnight stay from 11 to 12 May
      • Travel bonus of up to 100 euros

      The scholarship includes:

      • Conference ticket
      • Overnight stay from 27 to 29 June
      • Travel costs
      • Get together at the conference

      *subject to changes 

      Details about your application

      We are looking forward to your application

      The application deadline for 2023 is over. The next application is planned to be open again in February 2024.


      Documents to be submitted:

      • Letter of motivation (maximum one page)
      • CV
      • Current overview of grades

      Who gets a scholarship?

      In the foreground of the application is your brief explanation of why you would like to participate. The motivation letter should be at least ½ page long but no longer than a full page.

      Who can apply?

      Interested female computer science students from all universities and colleges can apply online for the scholarships.

      How many scholarships will be awarded?

      We invite a total of 30 participants to the networking day at HPI and award 14 travel scholarships to the conference in Amsterdam.