Mentee Application Form

Minimum Requirements: 

  • Be enrolled in a college, university or computer science bootcamp program.

  • Be studying Computer Science or a related field.

  • Devote an hour per month to connect with mentor and mentee pod. Mentor - mentee meetings can be held in person or over phone or video call via Whatsapp/Skype/Hangouts/FaceTime.

  • Have a predefined academic or career goal to pursue for the entire duration of the mentorship program.

  • Complete and submit monthly reports detailing any progress made towards achieving your predefined goal(s).

  • Be willing to receive advice and guidance from a mentor in order to help you build a great foundation to start your career in Tech.

  • Be an active contributor in the Africode Forum - this may include posting relevant content, sharing opportunities, asking questions or help other members with their questions.

  • Application Deadline is on August 31st 2019

  • Note: This program begins in September 2019

 

Please complete the APPLICATION

Name *
Name
e.g. Nairobi, Kenya
e.g Lagos, Nigeria
In less than 200 words
What 1 thing is your highest priority over the next academic year? *
This goal will be used to guide your program progress over the course of the year.
In less than 200 words
Preferences for matching you to a mentor
We will try to match your preferences as best we can.
Any preferences for your mentee match:
Any preferences for the other mentee in your mentoring pod
Are you willing to connect with your mentoring pod for 1 hour at least once a month? *
Are you willing to fill out a monthly report detailing the progress of your pod and your progress towards achieving the goal(s) you set? *
Have you ever been in the Africode Mentorship Program? *
Are you a member of the Africode Forum?
If not, please sign up http://forum.africode.org