Enhancing Inclusion Everyday. 

At TE, we’re committed to building a more diverse, inclusive culture where we embrace and celebrate a variety of perspectives and experiences from employees all around the world. It’s this commitment that fuels our efforts like the African Heritage Scholarship Program.  

With our 2-year Scholarship Program, we’re proud to award top-performing rising college sophomores and juniors with financial support to pursue their educational goals. Additionally, students selected will have the opportunity to join our TE Connectivity team – gaining valuable professional experiences, support to explore your areas of interest, and the potential to build your network globally while making a difference in the community around you. Hear more from Jaren Tucker, Global Senior Talent Attraction Specialist – Early Careers ! 

Mentorship, Learning, and Developing Your Passions are all significant components of the African Heritage Scholarship Program  Our students are doing fantastic work to advance technology across multiple industries and become the leaders of tomorrow. Hear from one of our program participants, Journey Barsh, a Mechanical Engineering Intern, about her experience at TE 

Genesis Benedith, a Software Engineering Intern, shares her perspective as an inaugural recipient of the African Heritage Scholarship Program. TE is committed to making sure that Every Connection Counts and we are proud of the hands-on experience that our interns receive. This program is a unique opportunity to build your career, network with other professionals, and innovate beyond your wildest dreams! 

Am I Eligble?

TE's African Heritage Scholarship Program is open to all college sophomores and juniors majoring in one of the below:

  • Engineering 
  • Operations Management
  • Finance
  • Supply Chain
  • Business
  • Marketing

What's Included?

Recipients of the TE African Heritage Scholarship will be awarded up to $22,500*, the opportunity to work in a global organization, and exposure to senior leadership. At TE we provide real work experience with the opportunity to impact your future career, and support to allow you find your passion. 

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