Eligibility Criteria:

  • African American ages 18-24
  • Desire to develop tech skills
  • San Francisco Bay Area Resident
  • High School Graduate (by Spring 2016)
  • Community College Student
  • 2.5 + Grade Point Average
  • Committed to growth & learning

Apply for the program

Benefits to Scholar include:

  • Technical training for specific and available positions within your company
  • Monthly stipend, meals, transportation, case management support
  • Professional and leadership development and soft-skills training
  • Mentor in technology to ease the cultural and professional transition
  • Immediate employment with benefits, upon completion of technical & leadership training
  • Regular wage progression as skills increase
  • Well‐rounded and flexible skills attainment while working under the supervision of a skilled, qualified corporate companion
  • Free related classroom instruction which supplements and complements on‐the‐job training with necessary theoretical knowledge
  • Portable credentials recognized nationally and often globally
  • Increased opportunity for college credits and future degrees