The eighth annual IBM Destination z Enterprise Computing Scholarship is currently accepting applications through January 31, 2016. The winners will be anounced at the beginning of March 2016. 

To be considered for this scholarship, students must have demonstrated excellence in their enterprise computing coursework as well as plans for continued growth on the mainframe in their academic and professional careers. The top scholarship recipient will earn the Greg Zaubi Memorial Scholarship.

Eligible students must attend a post-secondary school in the U.S. that’s both a member of the IBM Academic Initiative and Destination z. A list of member schools is available here. Schools can register by filling out a form on

The scholarship applications can be downloaded here.

This year’s scholarship sponsors include IBM, INNOVATION Data Processing, Rocket Software and Vicom Infinity. For information about how to become a scholarship sponsor, visit the donation page. The Destination z community looks forward to continuing to encourage the next generation of enterprise systems professionals. If you’d like to become involved in the Destination z Enterprise Computing Scholarship as a sponsor, please email Troy Crutcher or learn more here

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