NCWIT Digital Skills Application

This application is for ONE of the following technical training opportunities. Learn more about these opportunities here.

Current opportunities include:

  • Software Development (Innovate Birmingham)- September 2020
  • Data Analytics (Innovate Birmingham)- September 2020
  • Project Management Foundational Course (UAB)- June or September 2020
  • Project Management Bundle (UAB)- June or September 2020
  • Agile Project Management (UAB)- October 2020

Please complete the application below. Because your application will be considered final once you hit "submit," we recommend copying the questions into a separate document where you can draft your answers. Due to the competitive nature of this scholarship opportunity, we recommend that you answer all questions throughly and provide examples when necessary to support your response. Once you are satisfied with your answers, paste them into the application before submitting.

Please note that this is an NCWIT application. Consequently, our eligibility requirements are different than those of the provider, and applications will be reviewed by the NCWIT Regional Initiatives Team.

Candidates who have been selected for the next stage of the application process will be required to participate in a phone and/ or video interview.

Notification for all applicants will be made within 4-6 weeks of submission. Questions can be directed to the Regional Initiatives Director, Stephanie Weber, at

Eligibility Requirements

In order to apply for this opportunity, you must meet the following criteria:

  • Currently living or planning to relocate to Alabama
  • Seeking technical employment or advancement in a computing and/or technical career
  • Currently a member of the Aspirations in Computing Community or participating in the Alabama Digital Skills Pilot Program

Application Questions

Minimum 250 words
Up to 500 words
**Please note prior experience in computing is not a requirement for this grant**
Minimum 250 words
Up to 500 words

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