CODE2040: Bringing Amazing Minority Engineering Talent to Silicon Valley

CODE2040CODE2040 brings high performing Black and Latino/a computer engineering students to Silicon Valley for a comprehensive summer fellowship program. The program consists of: an internship with a top startup, mentoring, a speaker series, company visits, interactive workshops, and executive coaching. In summer 2013, CODE2040 will welcome 20 students into its career-launching fellows program.

Last summer, CODE2040 fellows met executives at tech powerhouses Google and Facebook, sat down with partners at top venture firms Kleiner Perkins and Greylock, were mentored by early employees at YouTube and Quora, worked at leading edge startups Tumblr and Jawbone, visited trendsetting companies Zynga and Square, presented an original engineering project to founders from around the Valley, and more.

For more on CODE2040, check out this video on Bloomberg TV. Apply to be a fellow here –> http://code2040.org/apply

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