Women Techsters Fellowship Program 2024: Have you been looking for a 𝗙𝗿𝗲𝗲 training to learn new skills or improve on existing ones? Do you want to learn how to code, build beautiful websites and join the growing number of women in tech? Apply for the Women Techsters Fellowship.
Application Deadline: 27th May 2023
About Women Techsters Fellowship Program: The Women Techsters Initiative is set out to achieve the following:
- To empower African women to establish start-ups or technology-enabled businesses to build an entrepreneurial mindset in them.
- To support women to become digitally enabled, social champions, and owners of businesses
- To bridge the digital divide between men and women in the technology space while contributing to economic growth
- To ultimately improve the socio-economy of the African continent by providing skills that will elevate women from poverty The Fellowship Program is an opportunity for women to upskill and build the capacity needed to access decent work opportunities.
Eligibility of Women Techsters Fellowship Program: This year, we will admit girls and women between the ages of 16 to 40 years into the fellowship program. Only women in Nigeria, Ghana, Kenya, South Africa, and Egypt should apply.
Selection: The Women Techsters Fellowship is a highly competitive program, admitting only the top 3% of applicants.
Eligible Countries: Nigeria, Ghana, Kenya, South Africa, and Egypt
Number of Awards: 3 % of applicants
Value of Women Techsters Fellowship Program: The learning paths for this training are: 1. Software Development 2. Product Design (UI/UX) 3. Cybersecurity 4. Product Management 5. Data Science and Artificial Intelligence Engineering Fellows will be required to take part in the training to qualify for the internship.
Duration of Award: The Fellowship program will commence in September 2023 and run for a 1-year period. The first 6 months is a virtual technical and soft skills training, while the last 6 months are dedicated to experiential learning (Internship) or business incubation and mentorship.
How to Apply: Kindly proceed to fill the form if you can commit to the training schedule.