What is the Code2040 Residency Program? 


The Code2040 Residency, powered by Google for Entrepreneurs, supports and connects Black and Latinx entrepreneurs with resources they need to take their companies to the next level, while cultivating diversity across the United States. Our program exists because we believe that tech entrepreneurship is creating opportunities and wealth for Black and Latinx talent. 


    Since 2015, Code2040 has had partnerships with co-working spaces, entrepreneurship centers, and startup communities across the country. We are proud to work with the following tech hubs who are creating diverse and inclusive spaces and programs:


    What is the application process?

    What do I need to submit to apply?

    The Residency application consists of two components:

    • Written application 
    • Pitch Video

    Be prepared to submit both of these items by October 28th, 2016 at 11:59pm PT. We can't wait to read your application!

    Stage 1
    Written application and pitch video review by Code2040
    Stage 2
    Quarter finalists phone interviews with Code2040
    Stage 3
    Semi finalists phone interviews with tech hubs
    Stage 4
    Finalists in-person interviews with CODE2040 & tech hubs


    To learn more about the Code2040 Residency Program, please click these links below

    I think this demographic shift happening in our country is the greatest economic opportunity facing us.
    — Tristan Walker, Code2040 co-founder