Applications are open for the Google and Udacity joint Web and Android Scholarship Program.
Application Deadline: 15th October 2017
Eligible Countries: Scholarships available for residents of Europe, Russia, Egypt, Israel and Turkey
To be Taken at: The program takes place 100% online. You can work from wherever you want to, as long as you have a working internet connection.
About the Award: The scholarship program is structured in two parts:
Phase 1: 60,000 Challenge Scholarships
The first phase of this scholarship provides 3-months of access to one of four Udacity courses: Intro to HTML + CSS, Offline Web Applications, Android Basics and Developing Android Apps. Scholarship recipients in these courses will receive a robust community experience supported by dedicated Community Managers, Udacity mentor support, and a chance to qualify for a full Nanodegree scholarship.
Phase 2: 6,000 Nanodegree Scholarships
The top 6,000 students in the program earn an additional 6-month scholarship to one of four Nanodegree Programs: Front-End Web Developer, Mobile Web Specialist, Android Basics Nanodegree and Android Developer. The full-scholarships will include project reviews, mentorship and community support.
Basically, if accepted, you’ll be placed into one of two tracks based on your experience level:
- Web Developer
- Android Developer
Eligibility: To receive one of these scholarships, you
- must be a current resident of one of the 28 EU countries, 4 EFTA countries or Russia, Egypt, Israel and Turkey.
- must also be at least 18 years old and complete the application in full.
Number of Awards:
- Top 2,000 students from the Beginner Track will be awarded scholarships to the Front End Web Developer Nanodegree Program.
- Top 1,000 students from the Programmer Track will be awarded scholarships to the Mobile Web Specialist Nanodegree Program.
Value of Award: After the 3-months, full scholarships will be awarded to students based on the progress in Phase 1 and their contributions to the Udacity community. The scholarships will include the following Nanodegree programs: Front-End Web Developer, Mobile Web Specialist, Android Basics Nanodegree and Android Developer.
Duration of Program: Within 3 months.
How to Apply: Start Application
Award Providers: Google, Udacity