Access Bank and Udacity are awarding 2,000 scholarships in 2021-2022!
Apply if you want to enhance your future career or skill set in today’s most sought-after, in demand tech skills.
The Nigerian bank has partnered with Udacity over the span of 2 years for people in Africa to build practical, in-demand, cutting-edge tech skills.
Apply to the second cohort today to receive hands-on learning opportunities in fields such as Business Analytics, Programming, Data Science, Product Management, and Digital Marketing. Scholarship recipients will complete a portfolio of real-world projects that demonstrate mastery of highly sought-after tech skills.
How to Get Access Bank Scholarship
Selected applicants of the second cohort of the Advance Africa Scholarship Program will initially participate in a Challenge Course comprising of course text, content and quizzes and will engage with classmates in a robust, actively managed, student community.
The top 500 performers from the initial phase will be awarded full Nanodegree programs which include expert project reviews provided by mentors.
Who can apply for the Access Bank Scholarship
Any learner, 20 years of age or older, interested in Business Analytics, Programming, Data Science, Product Management or Digital Marketing to apply. Click to learn more about the Advance Africa Scholarship Program and timelines.
Why the Access Bank – Udacity Scholarship is Right for you
Udacity and Access Bank are committed to closing the divide between the number of tech jobs available and the number of Africans working in tech by providing opportunities to those who would not otherwise have them. That starts with ensuring a robust pipeline of trained, talented tech professionals. The two organizations are offering:
- 2,000 Nanodegree program scholarships for Africans to build practical, in-demand, cutting-edge tech skills.
- Engagement with classmates in a robust, actively managed, student community.
- Subject matter experts and on-demand tutors.
The scholarship will create upskilling opportunities for individuals and give them the skills needed in the digital world. In fact, the tech industry comprises some of the highest growth, most in-demand careers today.
Access Bank’s Corporate Philosophy:
To be the world’s most respected African Bank.Our mission
Setting standards for sustainable business practices that deliver superior value to our customers and provide innovative solutions for the markets and communities we serve.
Our core values
- Empowered employees
- Passion for customers