GirlCodeZA Scholarship 2022 – 2023

Female students who want to grow their careers in IT may have just found a great opportunity.

GirlCodeZA is now accepting applications for their scholarship program.

The best part about this scholarship is that once it’s done, all candidates will be put into job placements.

There’s plenty of space open, so if this may be something you’re interested in and qualify for, then you should definitely apply as soon as possible.

However, you will need to meet a few requirements set by GirlCodeZA. Below we have a detailed guide on exactly what this scholarship is and what it will need from anyone who wants to apply.

Closing Date

Applications for the GirlCodeZA Scholarship and job placement will be closing on 25 April 2022 at 5:00 PM.

Please make sure that your application is submitted by then along with all requested support documents.

Failure to do so will result in your application not being accepted by GirlCodeZA.

What is TheGirlCodeZA Scholarship?

GirlCodeZA is a non-profit organization that focuses on the technological empowerment of women.

The organization strongly believes that more involvement of women in companies can significantly benefit development, technology, business, and leadership.

The scholarship is inviting female graduates to attend their 3-month online Bootcamp that is followed by job placement.

The program will begin in May 2022 and will be awarded to 400 successful applicants.

This scholarship program is open to female IT graduates. Applicants with disabilities will definitely be considered.

Successful candidates will be able to choose from 2 streams:

  • Python Developer
  • AWS Cloud Practitioner

Who Can Apply

The GirlCodeZA Scholarship will be focused on female IT graduates.

However, they will still need to meet a few requirements set by the company to be considered an ideal candidate.

  • Applicants must be South African citizens
  • Applicants must be female
  • Applicants must be between the ages of 18 and 34 years
  • Applicants must have an IT-related qualification
  • Applicants must be unemployed
  • Applicants must have a working laptop and internet access
  • Applicants must be focused on completing the entire scholarship.

What Does This Scholarship Cover?

The GirlCodeZA Scholarship will provide its candidates with various benefits such as market-relevant skills, industry-specific mentorship, and networking with large tech companies that will offer full-time employment after the scholarship has ended.

How To Apply

Applications for this scholarship are quite simple. All you need to do is begin the application process here.

Once that is done, make sure to include the following support documents:

  • A certified copy of your ID
  • A certified copy of your relevant IT-related qualification
  • Proof of disability (if applicable)

 Contact Information

If you have any questions or concerns related to the GirlCodeZA Scholarship, then you can contact the organization directly via email:

info@girlcode.co.za

Good luck with your application!

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