Women Techsters Fellowship Program For African Women… If you are looking for a 𝗙𝗿𝗲𝗲 training to learn new skills or improve on existing ones, this one is for you.
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.
Eligible Countries: Nigeria, Ghana, Kenya, South Africa, and Egypt
Number of Awards: Not specified
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 will commence on Monday, 8th March 2021 and will run for a year. The first 3 months will be for the technical training, followed by a 2-week soft skill training, and a six-month internship program.
How to Apply: Kindly proceed to fill the form if you can commit to the training schedule.
Application Deadline: 22nd March 2022