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Applications Open: Code2040 Fellows Program For Black And Latinx Technologists

Code2040 is excited to announce the launch of their 2019 Fellows Program application. In the seven years since they’ve been running the program, they’ve witnessed how powerful and transformative the Fellows Program is for both students and companies when there is more intimacy, opportunity for connection and candid conversation. They’ve made changes to prepare students to be both leaders and advocates for change in the tech industry of tomorrow.

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.

Intimate Cohort
More intimacy, opportunity for connection and candid conversation.

Build Community
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.

Eligibility

  • 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
  • Interested in advocating for racial equity in the tech industry

Companies begin the hiring process on October 1. Candidates must start their application by Nov. 13, 2018 and submit by December 4, 2019.

The application has three parts (the initial application, a technical demonstration, and a holistic review). If you have any questions, please contact Code2040. Apply here.