As part of our effort to help more women get hired and thrive in the tech industry, we are happy to announce our Scholarship For Women in Tech! Are you a woman in tech who wants to work abroad? Check out how to apply!

We’ll be offering 25 scholarships to VanHack Premium Academy. Selected women will get 100% free access to over 40 hours of content for three months. Our Premium Academy is a learning and consulting initiative that offers preparation for tech talents who want to get hired abroad. Members get an all-in-one learning platform with LIVE classes about technical and behavioral interviews, profile reviews, exclusive networking group, and more. We offer all this for free in our first Scholarship For Women in Tech. Applications are open from July 18th to August 5th, 2022. 

✨Scholarship For Women in Tech: Apply Now!

Results will be announced on August 15th, 2022


Women in Tech: What you need to apply

You are welcome to apply to the VH Scholarship for Women in Tech when you:

  • Identify as a woman (pronouns: She/Her)
  • Is not a current/former VH Academy member

We will be selecting scholarship recipients according to the following criteria:

  • 4+ years of professional experience
  • Completed VanHack Profile
  • Submitted English Verification 
  • Active job seeker (at least one job application in the last three months)
  • Current/latest role is/was: Backend Engineer, Data Engineer, Data Science Engineer, Frontend Engineer, Full Stack Engineer, Mobile Engineer, or Quality Assurance Engineer.
  • Primary and/or secondary skills are one of the following: Javascript, Python, React.js, Redux, Vue.js, Typescript, Java, Ruby on Rails, Node.js, .NET, C#.

✨Do you see yourself in this description? Apply now!✨


English Verification is mandatory

When completing your profile on our platform, don’t forget to submit your videos. Don’t miss out on this fantastic opportunity. If you need any help completing this important part, check out the tutorial HERE.


Why we created a Scholarship for Women in Tech

VH Academy is a learning program at VanHack, with over 3,000 members and hundreds of success stories of people who got their dream tech job in Canada, the US, and Europe. Almost 20% of the candidates hired through VanHack are women – but we want to increase the representativeness, break the bias and improve the chances of women in tech to get noticed and succeed.

“We want to empower tech women to gain the confidence needed to successfully navigate their international job-hunting journey, decreasing the gender gap in the industry.”, explains Camila Ferreira, Learning Hub & VH Academy Manager.


Everything you need to know about the Scholarship For Women in Tech

Scholarship For Women in Tech by VanHack

25 scholarships offered

100% free access to all the VanHack Academy for three months

Applications July 18th to August 5th

Questions? Send an email to [email protected]

Learn more here

🌎 VANHACK, LinkedIn Talent Awards Winner 2021, is Canada’s most respected recruitment company. With more than 1,700 hires, VanHack is on a mission of increasing diversity and creating a borderless world. So if you are a software developer looking for a job abroad, in Canada, the US, or Europe, join VanHack today. 100% free for candidates, plus you will get all the preparation you need when your profile is shortlisted.

Visit our platform to become one of our many VanHackers hired abroad 😃

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