One Million Women To Tech - Women's Summer Of Code

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Introduction

About 1 Million Women To Tech – Women’s Summer of Code

1 Million Women To Tech – women’s Summer of Code is a 3-month global program focused on bringing more females into software development. Women can take free online coding courses and work in teams on programming challenges in weekly and monthly hackathons.

About One Million Women To Tech

1 Million Women To Tech is a 501(c)3 not-for-profit community organization in the Silicon Valley dedicated to empowering women, companies, and societies and fueling the rise of the digital economy, by providing technical education to women. 1 Million Women To Tech are partnering with Oxford Entrepreneurs (OE), Europe’s largest student startup society drawing members from all parts of Oxford University including undergraduates, postgraduates, and business school students. 1 Million Women To Tech brings expertise in learn to code workshops, remote education, and women’s outreach while Oxford Entrepreneurs brings expertise in organizing hackathons and provides venue and marketing support

Application Deadline

The preregistration for the event closes by July 1: 12:00 PM noon BST. Important Dates

Date Event
April 1, 2018 Pre-registration Opens
July 1, 2018, 12:00 PM BST Pre-registration Closes
July 7, 2018, 12:00 PM BST Registration opens (Donation required)
July 12, 12:00 PM BST Last minute cancellations
July 14 – October 14 2018 Summer of Code

Reward

The winners of the Hackathons conducted will receive:

  1. Free software, courses, potentially books, and other items
  2. Internships and jobs
  3. Meet potential investors.

Eligibility

Anyone who identifies as female or non-binary from any backgrounds – students and industry professionals.

Application

Application Process

To apply follow these steps:

  1. Meet the eligibility criteria
  2. Fill in the application form Pre-Register

References

  1. One Million Women to Tech Official Website
  2. Facebook Page