ACPE is now accepting student scholarship applications for 2024

Nov 29, 2023

Are you studying technology next year? Apply now for a $3,000 scholarship from ACPE.

Oregon and Washington students who are pursuing studies in a technology-related field are eligible for scholarships of up to $3,000 from the Association of Computer Professionals in Education (ACPE).

ACPE will award up to $15,000 in scholarships to graduating high school seniors who have been actively involved in the use of technology during their high school careers and are continuing their education.

  • Applications open Dec. 1, 2023
  • Applications are due by 5 p.m. on Feb. 16, 2024
  • Applicants will be notified by via email by April 2, 2024
  • The amount of the award will be paid to the awardee’s college or school

Honoring Jennifer Wright

Jennifer Wright sitting at a table with Seymour Hanfling holding retirement awards.

This year, ACPE will be recognizing one recipient as the winner of the Jennifer Wright memorial scholarship in recognition of former ACPE Board member and long-time education leader, Jennifer Wright. Jennifer was a teacher and education-technology leader at the Mercer Island School District. She was dedicated to supporting student learning and had a gift for making everyone feel they belonged.

Additional Details

Application questions:

  • Describe how you have acquired technology knowledge during your high school years (500 words)
  • Provide a description of a technology project you have recently completed, and provide a link to demonstrate the project — this can take a variety of forms, like a web site, video, webcast, etc. (500 words)
  • Describe your 13th year plans, including the school you plan to attend (200 words)
  • Provide additional information to support your application, such as awards and community service, first-generation college student status, etc. (200 words)
  • Describe how the ACPE scholarship would help you meet the financial requirements of your education (200 words)

Application requirements:

  • Student must be a graduating senior who attends school in Oregon or Washington
  • Student must plan to pursue technology-related studies at a higher educational institution (college, university, community college or technical school)

Submit a Scholarship Application

Please completely fill out the application to be considered for a 2024 ACPE scholarship. If you have questions, please contact ACPE.