2018 Computing Career Corps

 

Registration Begins Soon for 2018 Computing Career Corps

TECH CORPS will begin accepting applications for its 2018 Computing Career Corps program in Franklin County in December.Computing Career Corps is designed to introduce students to a variety of technology skills while at the same time exploring technology career pathways. Through hands-on activities and experiences, you will learn about computer programming, software engineering, robotics, 3D printing, app development and more. Using your imagination and creativity you will learn how to develop solutions and artifacts for everyday problems.  You will even learn how to create and publish an App in the Google Play Store!

Students who successfully complete the program will receive the following incentives:

  • A FREE Laptop
  • $100 worth of summer work clothes and supplies
  • An opportunity to secure a technology-related summer job

The program will run from the week of January 22nd through the week of May 14th.

  • Students attend the program ONE NIGHT per week from 4:00pm - 7:00pm, for 15 weeks. Students will be assigned to one of five sites in Franklin County (sites TBD).
  • Students MUST ATTEND 80% OF THE SESSIONS TO RECEIVE THE INCENTIVES listed above.

THIS PROGRAM IS ONLY OPEN TO STUDENTS WHO MEET ALL THE FOLLOWING ELIGIBILITY REQUIREMENTS:

  • Live and attend school in Franklin County
  • Are between the ages of 14-18 years old
  • Are TANF-eligible (Your parent/guardian will need to prove eligibility.)
  • If you cannot commit to attending 80% of the sessions, we recommend you DO NOT apply for the program.

Please note, if you participated in the CCC program in previous years, you are eligible to apply however, you will NOT be eligible to receive the Laptop or Clothing incentive again.

This program fills quickly - complete the Interest Form today!  Upon receipt of your Interest Form, parents/guardians will be contacted via phone to sign-up for a TANF Eligibility/Registration Session in December.  During this session, families will prove TANF eligibility and complete required paperwork.

 

Complete the Interest Form today to receive additional details http://bit.ly/2fdEiq9