For someone who dreams of using technology to change the world, he should consider joining the Andela movement, to ensure that although a digital movement may have spread in the Silicon Valley, the future of the revolution will be written in Lagos, Nairobi, Kampala and other cities across the African continent.
The Andela Nigeria Fellowship Cycle XXIX is a full-time employment opportunity that will enable an individual to own his learning as he owns the skills to becoming a global leader of technology. The aim is to seek out exceptional people from the diverse backgrounds who are committed to unlock and explore their full potential and improve the world through the power of technology.
The application process to join the Andela Community is quite easy. To join 10,000+ aspiring technology leaders you just need to express your interest and describe your motivations for leveraging Andela’s Technical leadership resources. There is a free application which need to be filled up along with a personality or values assessment to express your will to learn and empower yourself to become a tech leader.
Andela Fellowship programme does not require one to have a degree or even a diploma. Although, there is a basic requirement for the applicant to have completed University or to have an equivalent or a higher National Diploma from a Polytechnic, the individual must have completed a one year National Youth Service Corps or NYSC before applying to Andela, unless there has been a formal exemption.
The Recruitment Schedule for Andela Nigeria Fellowship XXIX Cycle is:
- Application Deadline: October 20th, 2017
- Home Study Test: For making it through the selection process, home study test is a requirement. To qualify the test, one needs to study and finish off the Home Study Test Curriculum before the test.
- Home Study Test Submission Deadline: October 27th, 2017
- Interview Dates: November 6th to November 9th, 2017
- Bootcamp Dates: November 20th to December 1st, 2017
- Fellowship Program: January 8th to December 2021
This schedule must be noted before considering an application of the Andela Nigeria Fellowship XXIX.
To advance one’s expertise and opt for a leverage in the open source for software development and team skills one should consider joining this fellowship. Successful applicants will be invited to participate in a two week simulated development sprint which will be led by senior Andela experts.