Category: Women in technology

Women Support and Empowerment Hub

Google Policy Fellowship for Africans 2017

Application deadline: August 5th 2017 Are you an undergraduate, graduate or law student interested in internet and technology policy? Do you want to get involved in the public dialogue on these issues? If so, the new Google Policy Fellowship pilot programs in Italy, Belgium (Brussels), and three African countries may be for you. Successful applicants to the…
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31st July 2017 0
HBN FEMPOWER 2017

Facebook Grace Hopper Women in Computing Scholarship 2017

Application deadline: June 15, 2017 Facebook is committed to advancing women in technology, and we are very excited to announce the 2017 Facebook Grace Hopper Women in Computing Scholarship! This fall we’ll join thousands of remarkable women in technology in Orlando from October 4-6, 2017 for our tenth year at the Grace Hopper Celebration of…
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29th May 2017 0

Women Techmakers Udacity Scholarship

Google Women Techmakers is always developing new ways to increase professional and educational opportunity and provide high value technical resources to women around the world. Women Techmakers is excited to partner with Udacity to offer a Women Techmakers Udacity Scholarship. This initiative will offer 100 full scholarships for technical certification courses to women in the…
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28th May 2017 0

Andela Nigeria Fellowship Cycle XXIII FEMALE ONLY

Join the Andela movement, to ensure that while the digital revolution may have begun in Silicon Valley, its future will be written in Lagos, Nairobi, and cities across Africa. This one-of-a-kind opportunity is for women with an interest in technology, prior experience or education in the field notwithstanding. They are to be taught the basics of software…
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27th April 2017 0

MEST RECRUITMENT FOR TECHIES AND ENTREPRENEURS IN AFRICA

Application Deadline: May 10, 2017. Meltwater Entrepreneurial School of Technology (MEST) is calling aspiring and established techies and entrepreneurs from South Africa, Ghana, Nigeria, Kenya and Cote D'ivoire to join its next dynamic cohort of trainees, with the opportunity to become world-class software developers and receive funding for their tech startups by entering the fully sponsored year-long…
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13th March 2017 0

FACEBOOK BOTS FOR MESSENGER CHALLENGE

Application deadline: April 28, 2017. For many years Facebook has been promoting innovation across the Middle East and Africa, providing startups with the tools they need to build, grow, monetize, and measure. Facebook grew out of a hacker culture, and we thrive on seeking out and promoting innovation on new platforms. That's why we are…
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28th February 2017 0

WOMEN IN TECH AFRICA (WiTA) 2017 CALL FOR APPLICATIONS – GLOBAL CHAMPIONS

Application Deadline: January 30, 2017. Women in Tech Africa (WiTA), the largest technology based women group in Africa, is seeking applications from passionate, creative women and men who believe in the course of pushing Africa’s growth agenda through technology and entrepreneurship to be part of its Global Champion Programme. Women in Tech Africa (WITA) has the…
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23rd January 2017 0

ANU AND NAVEEN JAIN WOMEN’S SAFETY XPRIZE

Application Deadline: March 31. 2017  Anu & Naveen Jain Women’s Safety XPRIZE is a $1 million global competition that challenges teams to leverage technology to empower communities with a transformative solution that ensures women’s safety. Armed with innovative safety nets, communities everywhere can rapidly respond to threats against any of its members, ensuring that help…
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18th January 2017 0