As BlackBerry Global Creative Director, Alicia Keys is encouraging women around the world to apply for the new BlackBerry Scholars Program, an initiative designed to inspire women globally to enter and develop careers in the fields of Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM). The BlackBerry Scholars program is looking to recruit the best and brightest candidates who are interested in studying STEM.

To kick off the program, BlackBerry is offering full, four year university scholarships to outstanding female candidates. For more information about the program, eligibility requirements and how to apply, visit

This scholarship program is the first step in BlackBerry’s long-term commitment and multi-tiered strategy to engage young women at every step of their education from high school to college, and as they rise through their careers.