Mercado Libre, Globant and Digital House have announced the launch of 400 new scholarships for young Colombians interested in expanding their knowledge of programming with a 50% discount on the total value of the first year of the degree. This initiative is part of the programme Certified Technical Developerwhich already has more than 3,200 students.
The three companies promoting the scholarships explained that the goal is for the country’s youth – men and women – to be Could you Training in basic digital knowledge and skills to facilitate their employment in any industry. In this sense, they will award the selected profiles a scholarship equal to 50% of the value of the first year of the degree.
“Certified Technical Developer It is a study program designed and designed by The promoters explained that Mercado Libre and Globant along with Digital House, for about two years, will learn technical knowledge and a series of essential skills to find a job in the world’s most troubled companies.
The deadline to apply for the vacant positions will be in effect until the end of April, while the shortlisted will start conducting their virtual studies from May 9 this year. Those interested must go through the admission process and pay 350,000 COP (Colombian Pesos) to reserve their place.
The process of registration, selection and notification of scholarships will take place online, Therefore, those interested can find more details about the call at this link.
Another company that recently launched a call for a technology skills training program is Oracle Colombia, which announced the opening of the second call for its program Oracle Next Education (ONE)Which has 3000 vacancies in technology training completely free of charge.
In addition, students who complete the course will have access to employment opportunities with company allies. The ONE program lasts for six months and includes online courses focused on enhancing technical and non-technical skills, with a focus on programming and entrepreneurship issues.
“We want 3,000 people to acquire essential skills to be ready for the world of work and expand their careers in technologyFabiano Matos, general manager of Oracle Colombia and Ecuador, said in a statement.
He also noted that through the program they also seek to bring new talent closer to job opportunities, “and work in coordination with our allies to open doors to new offers upon completion of the course.”
According to the company, the IT field is expanding in Latin America, with an 8% growth forecast in 2022. Along these lines, he notes that, currently, “There are about 23 million young people between the ages of 15 and 24 who do not work or study in the regionONE’s ultimate goal is to provide more than 40,000 places in Latin America to take technology training programs.
How do you register?
1. Enter the link: https://www.oracle.com/lad/education/oracle-next-education/
2. Fill out the corresponding questionnaire (it will ask for some information to complete the registration).
3. Once the process is completed, registrants will receive an email with the steps to get started with the free courses.
Registration closes on March 31 and the training program will start on April 6. According to Oracle Colombia, these are the main topics of the ONE Internship Program:
- programming logicThe courses will allow to expand knowledge of the logic and marketplace for development software.
- JavaIt is one of the most used programming languages in the world. Java is used to create applications for computers, smart phonesAnd Tablets and video games.
- leading businessesThe program includes the basic foundations of the business world to transform software knowledge into products or services.