Scholarships

Hackbright Academy’s women-only policy is shaping the tech world and scholarships help ensure everyone is included in the movement. Companies that are passionate about our mission to achieve gender equality and diversity in the field provide these opportunities. Scholarships available at this time are listed below:

Tuition for the Full-Time and Part-Time Software Engineering Programs is $16,895. Students who’ve completed Hackbright Prep are eligible for a $1,500 discount (cannot be combined with any other promotional discounts or scholarships).

Hackbright and Women Who Code Partial Scholarship

Hackbright and Women Who Code are partnering to give you two partial scholarships (valued at $8,447.50 each) for our upcoming Immersive Software Engineering Program or Part-Time Software Engineering Program! It is the mission of Women Who Code to inspire women to excel in technology careers. Since 2012, Hackbright Academy has graduated 600+ women with the skills to be software engineers, and our goal is to train more women faster. If you’ve wanted to transition into software engineering, now is the time!

Eligibility:

The winners will be chosen based by the Hackbright Scholarship Committee based on financial need as determined through the Financial Information Form. We’ll also look at the desire for social impact based on answers in our scholarship form.

Submission Deadline: Sunday, November 26

Hackbright Partial Scholarship

Hackbright Academy offers partial scholarships to a limited number of students each quarter in order to help students as they decide to invest in a new career as a software engineer. These are need-based scholarships.

Eligibility:

Scholarship applicants will be evaluated based on demonstrated financial need. All students are eligible.

Submission Deadline: Sunday, November 26

New Relic Full Scholarship

New Relic is offering THREE full-ride scholarships plus an additional $5k for living expenses for women in the Portland Metro area who would like a chance to pursue a career in software engineering at Hackbright Academy. The scholarships are exclusively for Portland (Oregon) Metro applicants and the funds are intended to cover tuition and living expenses for those seeking temporary housing while attending Hackbright Academy in San Francisco.

This scholarship is on a rolling admissions basis.

Eligibility:

Scholarship applicants must live in the Portland Metro area and be part of a diverse group of individuals including but not limited to women of color, LGBTQ community and any historically underrepresented groups in the field of computer science.

Submission Deadline: Sunday, November 26

Hackbright and Lesbians Who Tech Partial Scholarship

Hackbright and Lesbians Who Tech are partnering to give you one partial scholarship (valued at $5,000) for our upcoming Full-Time Software Engineering Program or Part-Time Software Engineering Program! It is the mission of Lesbians Who Tech to build a supportive and inclusive community of queer women in or around tech. Since 2012, Hackbright Academy has graduated 600+ women with the skills to be software engineers, and our goal is to train more women faster. If you’ve wanted to transition into software engineering, now is the time!

Eligibility:

The winners will be chosen based by the Hackbright Scholarship Committee based on financial need as determined through the Financial Information Form.

Submission Deadline: Sunday, November 26

Hackbright and Girls In Tech Partial Scholarship

Hackbright and Girls In Tech are partnering to give you one partial scholarship (valued at $8,500) for our upcoming Immersive Software Engineering Program or Part-Time Software Engineering Program! Girls in Tech (GIT) is a global non-profit focused on the engagement, education and empowerment of girls and women who are passionate about technology. Since 2012, Hackbright Academy has graduated 600+ women with the skills to be software engineers, and our goal is to train more women faster. If you’ve wanted to transition into software engineering, now is the time!

Eligibility:

The winners will be chosen based by the Hackbright Scholarship Committee based on financial need as determined through the Financial Information Form.

Submission Deadline: Sunday, November 26

How To Apply

To apply for a scholarship, students must be accepted into the program and have submitted a deposit. Upon enrollment, students complete a brief application form and provide supporting documentation on their finances. At which time, candidates will be contacted by the Admissions team regarding final selection. If you have any questions, feel free to email the Admissions team at admissions@hackbrightacademy.com.

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