WAAW Foundation in partnership with ACT Foundation has opened up applications for her 2020 “She Hacks Africa Coding Bootcamp”.
Sponsorship support to cover the all-inclusive tuition fees for the selected Participants all through the 4-week Boot Camp has been provided by ACT Foundation supported by Access Bank. The Coding Boot Camp will focus on capacity building on essential skills, knowledge, strategies, and tools to build digitally-enabled businesses.
Programme Benefits
  • Tech Business Startup Grant (for the winners of the Pitch Competition)
  • Mentoring and Advisory Support from WAAW Foundation
  • Access to Free Web & Mobile App Development Tools including other Business Support Tools & Applications

Programme Structure

Each Coding Boot Camp Cohort will run from Mondays to Fridays, 9am to 4pm over a four week period and will involve highly interactive, project-based and hands-on practical learning sessions.
With our commitment to building the capacity of Young African Youths & Women in Technology Innovation and Entrepreneurship, the curriculum covers critical areas for successfully building a new Tech Business and it includes:
  • Web & Mobile App Development: HTML & CSS, Bootstrap, Javascript & Jquery, PHP & MySQL, GitHub, Node.JS, Ionic Framework for Mobile App Development.
  • Leadership: Art and Act of Leadership, Emotional Intelligence, Goal Settings
  • Entrepreneurship: Social Entrepreneurship, Strategies for Impact, Building Impactful Business Model & Plan, Marketing, Finance & Accounting, Business Pitching

Tuition Fee: FREE (Scholarship by ACT Foundation & Access Bank)

Commitment Fee: 5,000 Naira

Eligibility Criteria

  • Must be an African Youth, 18 to 35 years.
  • Must have completed Senior Secondary Certification Examination (SSCE) or have completed Higher Education.
  • Have Access to a Laptop
  • Prior experience coding or a degree in STEM is encouraged but not required.

Deadline: Application closes 1 week to the commencement of each Cohort.

How to Apply
Applicants can apply via
https://shehacksafrica.org/index.php/apply/

For further information, please visit
http://waawfoundation.org/  and https://shehacksafrica.org/
Contact us at obafemi@waawfoundation.org or call +234-8032423433