MICRON presents URAM Scholarship program 2.0. The program aims to award academic excellence and encourage STEM careers for Men, Women Students & Persons with Disabilities from Engineering institutions across India. It nurtures and rewards academic rigor, innovation, research and co-curricular pursuits of men, women and the differently abled students pursuing technical higher education. Financial support shall be provided to meritorious engineering students studying full-term B.E/B.Tech Degree for 3rd year (5th Semester) & M.Tech 1st year in the field of Computer Science Engineering, Electronics & Electrical Engineering, Electronics & Computer Engineering in universities across the country.
Micron Technology, Inc. is an industry leader in innovative memory and storage solutions, transforming how the world uses information to enrich life for all. With a relentless focus on our customers, technology leadership and manufacturing and operational excellence, Micron delivers a rich portfolio of high-performance DRAM, NAND and NOR memory and storage products through our Micron® and Crucial® brands. Every day, the innovations that our people create fuel the data economy, enabling advances in artificial intelligence and 5G applications that unleash opportunities — from the data center to the intelligent edge and across the client and mobile user experience. To learn more about Micron Technology, Inc. (Nasdaq: MU), visit micron.com. URAM Scholarship program 2.0 (2023-2024) is being administered by Micron Foundation in partnership with local and regional universities based on the criteria set forth.
Micron India’s University Research Alliance (URAM) is an integrated framework to build stronger partnerships with Indian universities, focusing on fostering research, innovation and collaboration, with some of the best minds in the country. At its core, the alliance brings together academic institutions and key faculty experts, advanced research labs, student communities, industry associations, startups and government agencies to further research, education and innovation in memory design.
Founded in 2010, United Way of Hyderabad (UWH) is a non-profit volunteer led organization that supports and mainstreams the socio-economically underprivileged communities. UWH focus areas include Education, Health care, Livelihood, Environment & Disaster Management. Our priority is to improve lives by mobilizing the caring power of communities to create long term social change and advance towards common good.
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Technical assessment is used to evaluate the technical knowledge, problem-solving skills, and practical abilities of candidates. The overall duration of the assessment will be 70 minutes. We will be covering Cognitive, Computer Science and Electronics as the major groups under which the assessment will happen. This will be conducted on the HirePro platform.
Smartathon is a dynamic and engaging competition that fosters innovation and problem-solving, inspiring candidates to develop cutting-edge solutions and make a positive impact on society through technology-driven initiatives.
Candidates have to address real-world challenges, explore futuristic scenarios, and make use of emerging technologies such as artificial intelligence, Internet of Things, blockchain, and augmented reality. Smartathon is designed around some of the most relevant social problems and is intended to bring out efficient technology driven solutions which could benefit society at a larger scale.
Candidates are challenged to devise and present smart and innovative ideas and projects within a limited timeframe.
Note: Shortlisted candidates will be invited to participate in unique learning and mentorship experiences:
The Scholarship amount may be accounted in respect of the following expenses: (Flexible expenditure upon validated request by the university/college)
Eligible candidates will be reviewed by the selection committee based on a criteria that includes Academic Excellence, Research, Co-Curricular Engagement, and Socio-Economic status of the candidate. Please find below the definition of each criterion -