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    Toptal Scholarships for Women

    Key details

    $10,000 per annum
    Length of Support
    1 year full time
    Number Offered

    About this scholarship

    We are looking for you.

    Toptal® is empowering the next generation of female leaders. If you want to change the world, we’ll help you to rise to achieve it.

    Women Change the World

    This program is for ambitious women, 16 years or older, who are passionate about making some meaningful change for a community or cause they care about.

    Creating Momentum Around the World

    We are awarding one prize per region to current residents of Europe, the Americas, Africa, Asia, and Oceania. See below for application timelines.

    Pursuing an Education

    Brilliance and wisdom come in many forms. This program is open to women from all walks of life who are currently pursuing or aiming to pursue any type of education program.

    With an Idea — And a Plan

    Entries will be judged on the originality of the idea, your plan for making it happen, and your passion for the cause it represents.

    Toptal will award five scholarships to aspiring female leaders in five global regions: Africa, the Americas, Asia, Europe, and Oceania. Each winner will receive (US)$10,000 and a year of weekly one-on-one mentoring by a Toptal expert.

    Application Timelines

    One prize will be awarded to current residents of each region listed below. Please refer to the dates indicated for your specific region.

    • Africa
      • Application Deadline: September 30, 2018
      • Winner Announced: November 7, 2018
    • Oceania
      • Application Deadline: October 31, 2018
      • Winner Announced: December 5, 2018
    • Asia
      • Application Deadline: November 30, 2018
      • Winner Announced: January 9, 2019
    • Europe
      • Application Deadline: January 31, 2019
      • Winner Announced: March 13, 2019
    • Americas
      • Application Deadline: March 31, 2019
      • Winner Announced: May 8, 2019

    Application: APPLY NOW


    • Female
    Business & Management
    Creative Arts
    Engineering & Mathematics
    Humanities, Arts & Social Sciences
    IT & Computer Science
    Law, Legal Studies & Justice
    Medical & Health Sciences
    Property & Built Environment
    Teaching & Education