Apply for the African Women in Data Scholarship

According to recent statistics, women make up a measly 15% of all data scientists globally and the World Economic Forum 2020 report found that only 26% of professionals employed in data and artificial intelligence in Africa are women. This is why we have partnered with Datacamp to help 1000 women build skills and careers in data.
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About the Data Training

There are a myriad of tracks to choose from. You can learn one of the following:
  • R Programming
  • Python Programming
  • Data Science
  • Data Analysis
  • Machine Learning Science and more...
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Frequently Asked Questions

Do I have to be a female to apply?

Absolutely. This is a women-only scholarship. If you would like to learn data skills and you are not a female, join our network. An opportunity may arise in the following months, you’ll be the first to know.

What will I learn?

There are a myriad of tracks to choose from. You can learn one or more of the following:

  • R Programming
  • Python Programming
  • Data Science
  • Data Analysis
  • Machine Learning Science and more others

How long will the training last?

The training is self paced. You however have until the end of the year to complete your training.

When is the application deadline?

Applications close on the 7th of November 2021.

When will I be notified if I have been selected?

November 11, 2021

How many scholarships are availaible?

1000

Will I be given a certificate?

Yes, certificates will be provided for any of the courses.

Will I be placed in a job after?

Only the top students will be placed in jobs.

Do I need a laptop?

Yes. A laptop is most preferable. A phone is not advisable.

Do I need internet to learn?

Yes you do! To access the courses.