As announced earlier this year, we launched the Google Student Veterans of America (SVA) Scholarship in partnership with SVA to support student veterans in their pursuit of a degree in computer science and related fields.

Today, we are excited to announce the recipients of the scholarship:
  • Bryan Grounds, University of California, San Diego
  • Maxwell Perez, University of Colorado-Boulder
  • Matthew Burns, University of California, San Diego
  • Mathew Ryden, University of Minnesota - Twin Cities
  • Eric Parsons, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
  • Harry Rybacki, University of North Carolina at Greensboro
  • Phelan Vendeville, University of Vermont
  • Steve Hohman, Fayetteville State University

Google SVA Scholars will receive a $10,000 academic scholarship for the 2012-2013 school year and will be invited to attend the annual Google Scholars’ Retreat held at the Googleplex in Mountain View, CA this June.

Find out more about Google’s Scholarship programs at

Posted by Azusa Liu, Talent & Outreach Programs