The Tech Career Scholarship

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YSYS's latest (pilot) programme #TheTechCareer Scholarship is in partnership with The Mayor of London, Jolt and The Workforce Integration Network, for young black men between the ages of 18–24 years old looking to start a career in tech.

Our new scholarship is a six-week programme, where we will work with 10 candidates to help them start a new career in tech and startups. The programme will include:

  1. A personalised career development plan
  2. One to one mentorship
  3. Group coaching sessions
  4. Specially designed training by Jolt
  5. Exclusive events with NianticFT and more
  6. Access to the YSYS online community
  7. Opportunity to meet some of London’s hottest start-ups created by young black founders such as FanbytesTrimitKeakie and more.


After the programme, we will support you over the course of 9 months to either secure a job in tech or further training. By the end of the programme, you will be more confident, equipped, skilled, connected, and ready to take your career to a new level.

Deadline for applications has been extended to Monday 10th of February 2020. With the final selection interviews taking place between the 10th and 13th of February 2020.


Before you apply, please ensure you will be available during the day on the following dates:

  • 17th February 2020
  • 18th February 2020
  • 25th February 2020
  • 10th March 2020
  • 17th March 2020
  • 24th March 2020
  • 31st March 2020


To apply for #TheTechCareer Scholarship fill out the short application form before the deadline on Monday 10th of February 2020.


Have any questions about #TheTechCareer Scholarship — would like to support and get involved as a Mentor or Partner please email Claud@thisisysys.com and Deborah@thisisysys.com



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