eSilicon – BUILD-IT Female Engineering Student Scholarship

January 8, 2018 (All day) to March 8, 2018 (All day)

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Online Application

The application deadline is 5 February, 2018.

For further information, please contact our scholarship coordinator- Ms. Nguyen Thi Bich Thuy at

When: Jan 8, 2018 - Mar 8, 2018, (All day)

eSilicon – BUILD-IT Female Engineering Student Scholarship Program is a program that offers scholarship awards to undergraduate students in Electrical Engineering, Electronics and related majors. The program aims to recognize students demonstrating excellence in these fields and to encourage outstanding global citizenship. The program is managed by eSilicon Vietnam and BUILD-IT.

Who Can Apply for a Scholarship?

The scholarship program is open to Vietnamese female students who are completing a bachelor degree in Electrical Engineering, Electronics and related majors, from second year to final year in 2017 - 2018 AND are students of any of the BUILD-IT partner universities in Ho Chi Minh City.

The following qualities will be evaluated in determining the scholarship winners:

  1. Passion, drive and career ambition in their study of Electrical Engineering, Electronics and related fields, in particular, related to circuit design or software development 
  2. Academic excellence with a latest full academic year GPA score of 7.0 or above 
  3. Determination to set and achieve goals
  4. Respect for self, family and contribution to helping others in the community 
  5. Future ability and passion to lead and assist others in Vietnam and globally
  6. English language skills

If you possess any or all of these qualities, we are very interested in receiving your scholarship application!

Scholarship Value

  • In 2018, up-to 5 scholarship winners will receive a scholarship of 6,500,000 VND. 
  • Top level winners will be offered internship or conditional graduate employment with eSilicon Vietnam.

Assesment Process

Assessment of applications will be completed on the following bases:

  1. Students submit completed application + transcript ONLINE
    Submit a fully completed application form + Transcript information – GPA of 7.0 and above
  2. Shortlisting for interview 
    Based on application information, academic results, qualified students will be invited to an interview.
  3. Interviews conducted in HCMC 
    Short listed candidates will have technical and non-technical interviews at eSilicon offices in HCMC. The technical interview will be conducted in Vietnamese language and it is preferred that the non-technical interview be conducted in English.
  4. Final decision on scholarship award winners
    Based on overall assessments in areas of Application, Academic Record, and Interview Results, the award winners will be selected by the Scholarship Assessment Committee.

Scholarship Timeline

  • 8 January - 4 February, 2018
    eSilicon – BUILD-IT Female Engineering Student Scholarship information sessions 
  • 5 February, 2018
    Deadline for application submission
  • 21 February - 28 February, 2018
    Interviews with invited shortlisted candidates 
  • 9 March, 2018
    Award ceremony to be held at STEMCON in HCMC

Application Process

A complete scholarship ONLINE application must include the items below:

  • Completed online application form with applicant’s most recent 3x4 photo attached at the end of the form. 
  • Copy of official transcript of latest full academic year GPA score of 7.0 or above.

Application Deadline

Applications close at 5:00 pm on 5 February, 2018.

E-Silicon Vietnam and BUILD-IT reserve the right to decline applications received after the above deadline date.