We’re looking for a cohort of Black & Latinx technologists who are excited about shaping the future of tech with innovation and racial equity advocacy.
The 2019 Fellows Program Application is now open!
Candidates must start their application by October 17th, 2018 at 11:59PM PDT
Deadline to submit: November 13, 2018 at 11:59PM PDT
ABOUT THE FELLOWS PROGRAM
The Fellows Program is an intensive career accelerator for Black and Latinx college and graduate-level computer science students. For 10 weeks between June and August, you’ll intern at a top tech company and participate in a series of learning experiences designed to give you the tools and resources you need to navigate the tech industry and build an exciting, lasting career.
WHAT TO EXPECT:
Internship at a Leading Tech Company
Gain real-world work experience and access to innovators and industry leaders at a trusted Code2040 Company Partner in San Francisco, New York City, or Silicon Valley.
Racial Equity Advocacy Work
You’ll be equipped with knowledge on what’s happening in the industry, what systems need to change, and what your role is as a racial equity advocate.
Student Learning Experiences
You’ll participate in workshops, retreats, panel discussions, and more to gain the tools and resources you need to navigate the tech industry and thrive in your career.
More intimacy, opportunity for connection, and candid conversation.
Meet other Black and Latinx technologists and receive support from mentors and managers, all while redefining the future and face of tech and ensuring other technologists like you have the opportunity to succeed.
To be eligible, applicants must:
Be an undergraduate or graduate student planning to return to school in the fall semester following the internship (Fall 2019)
Have experience coding
Attend a U.S. college or university
Self-identify as Black and/or Latinx
Be interested in advocating for racial equity in the tech industry
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