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January 27, 2024

Girls Who Code

Girls Who Code

Application Deadline: February 14 (Early Decision), March 22 (Regular Decision)

High school students gain the computer science skills they need to make an impact and prepare for tech careers in our free, virtual Summer Programs. Summer Program participants invest in their future by learning about tech jobs and meeting industry leaders, all while building a supportive community of sisterhood. These Programs offer incredible benefits including professional connections, financial grants, tech support and much more – no previous computer science experience required!

WHAT IS THE SUMMER IMMERSION PROGRAM?

In the 2-week Summer Immersion Program (SIP), high school students attend live, virtual classes sponsored by industry-leading companies like MetLife, Bank of America, Logitech and Synchrony. SIP students will dive into the tech world and game design, covering beginner to intermediate CS concepts, the step-by-step design process, and the basics of UX design.

  • Current 9th-11th graders
  • 2-week virtual program
  • $300 needs-based grant for eligible students in the United States

WHAT IS THE SELF-PACED PROGRAM?

In the Self-Paced Program, high school students can explore web development, cyber security, data science, and artificial intelligence. Participants work at their own pace to learn coding languages like HTML, CSS, JavaScript, and Python, and have the opportunity to build community through live events.

  • Current 9th-12th graders, including Summer Programs alums and graduating seniors
  • 6 weeks to complete course projects at your own pace

To access the application, go to: https://girlswhocodesm.smapply.io/?utm_source=Domestic+GWC+SP+Website&utm_medium=Website&utm_campaign=Domestic+GWC+SP+Website