InfoSpace is a leading provider of Internet infrastructure services for consumers, merchants and wireless devices.Naveen Jain, chairman and chief strategist, founded the company in April 1996 with the vision of delivering real world information on the Internet--anytime, anywhere and on any device. "Giving back" has become a corporate ethic and a cultural value within the company. Established in 2000, the InfoSpace Foundation's mission is to provide the resources needed to make a positive difference in the communities where the company's employees live and work.

The purpose of the $2500 InfoSpace Endowed Scholarship is to provide educational opportunities to talented Computer Science & Engineering students who may not otherwise be able to pursue their college education.

This scholarship is available only to those students currently enrolled as a Computer Science or Computer Engineering major here at the University of Washington.