Application Deadline: None

At Microsoft, we are committed to empowering the next generation of women leaders and change-makers in Africa. Microsoft Leap, in partnership with the Africa Development Center, is hosting a week-long event for women in software engineering in Nigeria and Ghana. 

In this hands-on workshop, our goal is to:

  • Deepen your technical knowledge
  • Sharpen your interview skills
  • Network and interact with Microsoft female software engineers and others

Venue: Virtual Event

Date: 3rd – 7th, May 2021

Time: 9am – 12noon +1GMT

Eligibility Requirements

  • University graduate (Any course applicable)
  • Must have 1-3 years of programming / SWE experience
  • Must have a functional laptop and excellent internet connection during the program
  • Must be available for 2-3 hours for the class every day for the week-long workshop
  • Must be a resident of Nigeria or Ghana
  • Event open to women only

Minimum Requirements

Before applying for the Nigeria & Ghana Women’s Day Event, please confirm that you:

  • Laptop & Network Requirements *
  • Have a laptop or desktop computer with a stable internet connection *
  • Education Requirement *
  • Have graduated from a college or university (related field not necessary) *
  • Experience Requirement *
  • Have at least one (1) year of applicable experience in addition to formal instruction *
  • Female Only *


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