The Google Europe Anita Borg Memorial Scholarship was awarded for the first time in Europe in 2007. 180 students from 93 different universities across Europe applied. After two rounds of review, the committee selected 31 finalists. Out of this group, 12 outstanding young women received the EUR 5,000 Scholarship for the 2007/2008 academic year. The remaining 19 finalists received a EUR 1,000 award. The scholarship is for female students studying Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Informatics or closely related technical fields.