Empowering Future Black Technical Talent with a $1M Fund
We are thrilled to announce our renewed partnership with Google’s Tech Equity Collective for the 2024 Tech Equity Collective Impact Fund. This exciting collaboration marks another milestone in our commitment to fostering diversity and inclusion in the tech industry. This year, we’re dedicating a substantial $1M fund specifically aimed at supporting organizations that are actively training the next generation of Black technical talent.
A Shared Vision for a Diverse Tech Future
Our partnership with Google’s Tech Equity Collective is rooted in a shared vision: a technology sector that is as diverse as the world we live in. We believe that by investing in the education and development of Black technical professionals, we are not only empowering individuals but also enriching the tech industry as a whole. The 2024 Tech Equity Collective Impact Fund is a testament to our dedication to this cause.
The Impact Fund: Empowering Change-Makers
The $1M fund is designed to support organizations that are making significant strides in training Black technical talent. These organizations play a crucial role in shaping the future of the tech industry, breaking down barriers, and opening doors for aspiring Black professionals. By providing financial support, mentorship, and resources, we aim to amplify their impact and reach.
Calling for Applications: Your Opportunity to Make a Difference
We are inviting applications from non-profits, educational institutions, and community organizations that are committed to this mission. If your organization is working towards equipping Black individuals with the technical skills and knowledge required to excel in the tech industry, we encourage you to apply for funding. Together, we can create a more inclusive and diverse tech landscape.
Why Apply to the TEC Impact Fund?
Grantees will gain exclusive access to expert-led seminars, delving into crucial topics like leadership and fundraising, and be seamlessly integrated into a robust network of industry partners.
- Receive a $50,000 grant to fortify your initiatives and uplift emerging Black technical talent.
- Monthly virtual seminars led by industry thought leaders, accelerating your organizational growth.
- Connect with a vibrant community of industry experts and peer organizations committed to uplifting Black talent in tech.
A Commitment to Long-Term Success
This fund is not just a one-time initiative; it’s part of a long-term commitment by Goodie Nation and Google’s Tech Equity Collective to drive meaningful change in the tech industry. Through this and future collaborations, we aim to build a strong, supportive network that nurtures Black talent and fosters innovation.
Join Us in Making a Difference
We are excited to embark on this journey once again with Google’s Tech Equity Collective and look forward to the impactful work that will emerge from the 2024 Tech Equity Collective Impact Fund. Together, we can make a significant difference in the lives of aspiring Black tech professionals and the broader tech community.
Ready to be part of the change? Apply today and be at the forefront of shaping a more inclusive tech industry.