Hack the Hood


Application Deadline: Monday, January 23, 2018

Learn New Skills | Launch your Career | Improve your Community

Build on what you already know about technology to learn in-demand tech skills and put them to work for small businesses right in your neighborhood. 

Program Details:

  • Feb. 20, 2018 - Mar. 30, 2018
  • Monday - Thursday
  • 9:00 P.M. - 4:00 P.M.
  • Program Site: 439 International Boulevard, Oakland, CA 94606
You can expect to learn:

  • How to build a website
  • How to work with a real client
  • Customer service, communication, collaboration, and professionalism
Eligibility requirements:
  • Be 18-25 years-old
  • Live in Alameda County (excluding Berkeley)
  • Be able to commute to the boot camp location
  • Be able to participate in all the boot camp classes

Benefits (all accepted applicants will receive the following benefits upon the successful completion of the program): 
  • Learn: web design and professional skills
  • Receive: a new laptop and a $600
  • Visit: top tech companies
  • Build: a portfolio (3 websites, including one for a local Oakland small business)
  • Access: Hack the Hood post-boot camp programs (Coding, Digital Marketing, and Level Up), and our Success Coach and Job Developer to help you prepare for the next steps in your life.
Still interested? Click "Next Page" to apply. 

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Congratulations, you are eligible to participate in the spring 2018 boot camp.
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Thank you for your interest in Hack the Hood's Spring 2018 Boot Camp. 

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