AWELE Academy Coding Bootcamp for African Girls 2017
Applications are now open for the first cohort of 20 participants only.This is an initial 3 week coding bootcamp (Monday – Friday, 10 am – 4 pm). Participants may register for the advanced 9 week follow up camp when this one ends. Space is extremely limited so hurry to ensure you get in. After applying, you will be contacted within 2 weeks to complete an online assessment, followed by a phone or in-person interview.
Eligible Countries: African countries
To be taken at (country): Nigeria
About the Award: Awele Institute is an immersive software engineering school for African women that also focuses on Technology Leadership and Entrepreneurship. Awele Institute is a 12 week program. The experience starts with a 4 week part-time course, Foundations, which is completed remotely before coming to campus. That’s followed by the full-time 12 week immersive, held on-campus at our Isolo headquarters in Lagos Nigeria. While on campus, students learn through a mix of lectures, hands-on workshops, projects, peer-programming, leadership, presentation, entrepreneurship, start-up ventures, pitching, team building, ethics, morals and much more!
Offered Since: 2008
1. Must be an African Woman above 18 years.
2. Should be completing or have completed University or Post Secondary Education.
3. Must have a strong academic background.
4. Prior experience coding or a degree in STEM is encouraged but not required.
Number of Awardees: 15 participants only
Value of Program:
- Great future jobs in every field – art, medicine
- Coding is the new literacy!
- The tech job world is amazing!
- Coding isn’t hard
The cost for the 3 week boot camp is 80,000 Naira. However, Limited scholarship support is available.
Duration of Program : January 23rd – February 10th, 2017
How to Apply:
- You submit an application along with a coding challenge.
- Within two weeks of receiving your completed application, you will hear back from us regarding next steps.
- If selected to move forward, you will be invited to a face-to-face interview.
- Within two-five days of your last interview, we make a decision.
Award Provider: African Women Engineering Leadership and Entrepreneurship (AWELE)
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