Qualcomm offering $500K in scholarships to students at Chinese universities

SAN DIEGO (CNS) – Qualcomm Inc. will give $500,000 in scholarships to students studying engineering and computer science at two Chinese universities, the San Diego-based company announced Wednesday.

The scholarship funds being given to students at Peking University and Tsinghua University mark Qualcomm’s “commitment to promote and improve science, technology, engineering and math education, and expand opportunities for young innovators in China,” according to a company statement.

Qualcomm said that Peking University will receive $100,000 to dole out among its students, while Tsinghua will receive $400,000.

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