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Welcome to I-FOCUS-CS


 

 

Mission

The I-FOCUS-CS Scholarship Program will support high-achieving, low-income students  to sucessfully complete their degrees in Computer Science (CS) and join the scientific workforce or pursue advanced studies in CS.

With funding from the NSF Scholarships in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (S-STEM) program, this project will support high-achieving, low-income students and engage underrepresented female and minority students by Increasing Financial Opportunities and Co-curricular Utilities for Success in Computer Science (I-FOCUS-CS) at The University of Texas at San Antonio (UTSA).

The goals of I-FOCUS-CS program are:

  • To increase the number of academically talented but low-income students
  • To improve the retention and more importantly graduation rates
  • To improve the success rate of academically talented but low-income students in proceeding to the technical workforce or pursuing advanced studies in CS
  • To contribute to the implementation and sustainability

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