Accelerating the professional inclusion of refugee women in Italy
We are SO excited to announce that Italy is our first chosen country for the scaling of the #TF4Women Fellowship!
Starting May 2021, the 6-months free programme run by Techfugees will provide educational and practical knowledge on new technologies, in parallel to one-on-one mentoring and support in job placement in the tech sector. Its main purpose is the professional inclusion of women in the technology industry.
THE #TF4WOMEN FELLOWSHIP
This programme is for you if:
You want to work in the world of technology & digital;
You want to develop your online job-search skills;
You have a level B1 minimum in Italian;
You are a woman with the refugee/subsidiary protection status;
You have basic computer skills;
You are at the end of your studies or unemployed.
WHAT DOES THE FELLOWSHIP OFFER?
You will have the opportunity to:
Personalized mentoring and training;
Build and grow your professional network;
Discover the world of technology & its various jobs;
Develop your Technical & Digital skills;
Develop your job-search skills;
Practice your Italian !
When & how to apply?
Apply online as early as possible until the 30th of March 2021, by filling out this online form
Once you have applied you will receive a confirmation email
Do double check you received an email back from us. You should hear from us no later than May 2nd 🙂
The programme starts on May 6th 2021.
Fellowship Programme 2021
Applications open (Fellows) : February 15th
Applications open (Volunteers) : March 15th
Applications close (Fellows & Volunteers) : April 15th
Programme starts : May 6th
Sessions held online every Thursday, for 6 months, with a summer break.
You will also be invited to participate in social & fun activities outside of official sessions (Karaoke, Hikes, Trivia, Climbing, etc!).
Programme ends: December 16th
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