Access Bank, in partnership with Udacity, has announced the provision of 5,000 scholarships to young talented Africans between the ages of 20 and 30 through the Advance Africa Scholarship Programme 2021.
Participants will be part of a tech-focused community and will build a network with other young inspiring youths across Africa. The programme is aimed at people in Africa building practical, in-demand, cutting edge technical skills.
The Scholarships will create opportunities for recipients, given them the skills required by a plethora of tech and other companies around the world.
Advance Africa Scholarship Programme 2021 is also an opportunity to empower Africans across the continent who are interested in learning tech-centric skills to launch careers in the banking industry in 2021.
As digital transformation continues apace around the globe, IT skills have become vital for the future of work. Access Bank is on a mission to harness and build the next generation of fintech disruptors who will challenge the status quo through their curiosity, tenacity and budding imaginations.
Participants in the programme will learn from experts and gain real-world experience and skills in various IT and digital courses, to enable a progressive career within the banking industry.
The entire program is designed for youths to learn and carry out innovative projects that bring solution to real-world problems, enabling them to level up their skills, earn badges/nanodegrees and be ready to take on the future of work.
Visit http://www.advance-africa.org/ for more information and to apply.
|__hssrc||session||This cookie is set by Hubspot. According to their documentation, whenever HubSpot changes the session cookie, this cookie is also set to determine if the visitor has restarted their browser. If this cookie does not exist when HubSpot manages cookies, it is considered a new session.|
|cookielawinfo-checkbox-advertisement||1 year||The cookie is set to record the user consent for the cookies in the category "Advertisement".|
|cookielawinfo-checkbox-analytics||11 months||This cookie is set to store the user consent for the cookies in the category "Analytics".|
|cookielawinfo-checkbox-functional||11 months||The cookie is set to record the user consent for the cookies in the category "Functional".|
|cookielawinfo-checkbox-necessary||11 months||This cookie is set to store the user consent for the cookies in the category "Necessary".|
|cookielawinfo-checkbox-others||11 months||This cookie is set to store the user consent for the cookies in the category "Other.|
|cookielawinfo-checkbox-performance||11 months||This cookie is set to store the user consent for the cookies in the category "Performance".|
|__hssc||30 minutes||This cookie is set by HubSpot. The purpose of the cookie is to keep track of sessions. This is used to determine if HubSpot should increment the session number and timestamps in the __hstc cookie. It contains the domain, viewCount (increments each pageView in a session), and session start timestamp.|
|bcookie||2 years||This cookie is set by linkedIn. The purpose of the cookie is to enable LinkedIn functionalities on the page.|
|lang||session||This cookie is used to store the language preferences of a user to serve up content in that stored language the next time user visit the website.|
|lidc||1 day||This cookie is set by LinkedIn and used for routing.|
|__hstc||1 year 24 days||This cookie is set by Hubspot and is used for tracking visitors. It contains the domain, utk, initial timestamp (first visit), last timestamp (last visit), current timestamp (this visit), and session number (increments for each subsequent session).|
|_ga||2 years||This cookie is installed by Google Analytics. The cookie is used to calculate visitor, session, campaign data and keep track of site usage for the site's analytics report. The cookies store information anonymously and assign a randomly generated number to identify unique visitors.|
|_ga_7830NTLLXS||2 years||This cookie is installed by Google Analytics.|
|_ga_8FT0WQ6XG7||2 years||This cookie is installed by Google Analytics.|
|_gat_UA-199321007-1||1 minute||This is a pattern type cookie set by Google Analytics, where the pattern element on the name contains the unique identity number of the account or website it relates to. It appears to be a variation of the _gat cookie which is used to limit the amount of data recorded by Google on high traffic volume websites.|
|_gcl_au||3 months||This cookie is used by Google Analytics to understand user interaction with the website.|
|_gid||1 day||This cookie is installed by Google Analytics. The cookie is used to store information of how visitors use a website and helps in creating an analytics report of how the website is doing. The data collected including the number visitors, the source where they have come from, and the pages visted in an anonymous form.|
|hubspotutk||1 year 24 days||This cookie is used by HubSpot to keep track of the visitors to the website. This cookie is passed to Hubspot on form submission and used when deduplicating contacts.|
|_fbp||3 months||This cookie is set by Facebook to deliver advertisement when they are on Facebook or a digital platform powered by Facebook advertising after visiting this website.|
|bscookie||2 years||This cookie is a browser ID cookie set by Linked share Buttons and ad tags.|
|fr||3 months||The cookie is set by Facebook to show relevant advertisments to the users and measure and improve the advertisements. The cookie also tracks the behavior of the user across the web on sites that have Facebook pixel or Facebook social plugin.|
|IDE||1 year 24 days||Used by Google DoubleClick and stores information about how the user uses the website and any other advertisement before visiting the website. This is used to present users with ads that are relevant to them according to the user profile.|
|test_cookie||15 minutes||This cookie is set by doubleclick.net. The purpose of the cookie is to determine if the user's browser supports cookies.|
|VISITOR_INFO1_LIVE||5 months 27 days||This cookie is set by Youtube. Used to track the information of the embedded YouTube videos on a website.|
|YSC||session||This cookies is set by Youtube and is used to track the views of embedded videos.|
|AnalyticsSyncHistory||1 month||No description|
|CONSENT||16 years 6 months 1 day 12 hours||No description|
|li_gc||2 years||No description|
|UserMatchHistory||1 month||Linkedin - Used to track visitors on multiple websites, in order to present relevant advertisement based on the visitor's preferences.|
|yt-remote-connected-devices||never||No description available.|
|yt-remote-device-id||never||No description available.|