Microsoft Azure Training and Certification Scholarships
Advancing Digital Skilling For Women That Enable Them To Secure Economically Fulfilling Jobs In The Current Market
In response to the current displacement of women in the tech workforce, Women in Cloud has partnered with Azure to deliver over 600 scholarships to WIC members. Students who are approved will enroll and complete the Azure Fundamentals digital skilling courses via the Coursera platform. Microsoft and Women in Cloud are committed to supporting learners interested in upskilling and contributing to an inclusive skills-based industry. Azure skilling opportunities include these three new Specializations: Azure Fundamentals, AI Fundamentals and Data Fundamentals with certifications delivered upon completion.
Azure Fundamentals gives students the foundational understanding of Azure cloud services along with the knowledge to help build cloud solutions.
Azure AI Fundamentals
Azure AI Fundamentals builds on core knowledge from Azure Fundamentals and teaches students how to run artificial intelligence workloads, like machine learning, computer vision, natural language processing, and conversational AI. Available May 20th, 2021
Azure Data Fundamentals
Azure Data Fundamentals provides students foundational knowledge of core data concepts and how they are implemented using Microsoft Azure data services. Available May 20th, 2021
About The Program
This program is designed to deliver over 600 scholarships to WIC members. Students who are approved will be invited to enroll and complete the Azure fundamentals digital skilling courses via the Coursera platform. After completion, students will be eligible for certification vouchers that they can use towards their Azure certifications. Who qualifies?
- Inclusive to All Genders. Priority for women.
- Career displacement due to the current pandemic or career change
Details can be found here: https://www.womenincloud.com/universal-digital-skilling-campaign/