To build a more diverse and inclusive tech community, Access Scholarships will be awarded to students from underrepresented communities and those in need of financial assistance.
The Access Scholarship award will cover up to 50% of tuition for accepted candidates. (This amount has recently been increased from an original $5,000 award!)
The remaining funds for this scholarship are only available to students who reside in the city of San Jose, California. Candidates must also meet the following requirements.
Identify as a member of one of the following groups:
- Female, or
- Underrepresented minority in technology (Black, Latino/Hispanic, or Native American/Alaskan Native)
Be accepted into one of App Academy's Online or San Francisco-campus-based immersive programs. These programs include:
- Full-Time Software Engineering Program (In-person in San Francisco)
- 24 Week Online Software Engineering Program (Full Time)
- Part Time Online Software Engineering Program
The Facebook Access Scholarship is not available to residents of New York state, nor for programs delivered on our New York Campus.
^Scholarship recipients are subject to our standard Cancellation, Withdrawal, and Refund Policies as outlined in the Course Catalog, including applicable proration in the event of a withdrawal and/or dismissal during the course period.