Hasso-Plattner-Institut25 Jahre HPI
Hasso-Plattner-Institut25 Jahre HPI

Travel scholarships for female computer science students

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

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

Perspektywy Women in Tech Summit, Warsaw

A unique Tech Summit for women in Europe and Asia.

24. May 2024*12. - 13. June 2024
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 scholarship includes the trip to the Women in Tech Summit in Warsaw. The event claims to be one of the most bold and unique tech summits for women in Europe and Asia. Get inspired about your personal journey and professional challenges and gain new knowledge in expert talks about the latest research and work fields. Choose the perfect workshop for you from 60 different talks and trainings and celebrate the impact you have already made together with more than 10,000 participants.

    All details about the conference in Warsaw: Click here


      The scholarship includes:

      • Participation in the network day incl. workshops and lectures
      • Overnight stay from 23 to 24 May
      • Travel bonus of up to 100 euros

      The scholarship includes:

      • Conference ticket
      • Overnight stay from 11 to 14 June
      • Travel costs
      • Get together at the conference

      *subject to changes 

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      Details about your application

      We are looking forward to your application

      The application form is open until April 21. 

      Documents to be submitted:

      Decisions will be sent out by April 30.


      Who gets a scholarship?

      Our focus in the application process is on the letter of motivation. The motivation letter should be at least ½ page long but no longer than a full page.

      Who can apply?

      Interested women studying computer science from all german universities 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 Warsaw.