We Invest in Your Career

We are awarding various scholarships to people who demonstrate a commitment to launching their career in software engineering.

Ongoing Scholarships We Offer

Hack Reactor is proud to offer scholarships in partnership with innovative organizations in our community. Scholarships are available at various times throughout the year - please continue to check this page for updates and new offerings.

  • Hack Reactor is proud to offer a $1.3 million Scholarship Fund for individuals who are passionate about coding. We will be awarding at least 50% of all scholarships to underrepresented groups in software engineering* in each round.

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    Application Criteria:
    Women, People of Color and LGBTQ Community Members.
    Scholarship Application Period:
    July 2, 2017 - August 19, 2017 (5pm PST)
    Applicable Campuses & Cohort Dates
    All Campuses
    October 2, 2017 and October 9, 2017
  • The Facebook scholarship will fuel Telegraph Track, Hack Reactor’s diversity and inclusion program. Telegraph Track is an extension of the Hack Reactor immersive program that focuses on building a strong community to support the careers of underrepresented software engineers. We are giving out 5 full-tuition scholarships.

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    Application Criteria:
    Students who identify as women, non-binary, queer, black, latinx, american indian or filipino.
    Scholarship Application Period:
    July 2, 2017 - August 19, 2017 (5pm PST)
    Applicable Campuses & Cohort Dates
    San Francisco
    October 9, 2017
  • Optimizely and Hack Reactor are teaming up to invest in underrepresented talent via our I/OWNit sponsorship. Together we will provide 3 underrepresented students with a full tuition scholarship to Hack Reactor’s San Francisco campus followed by an internship opportunity at Optimizely post graduation.

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    Application Criteria:
    Students who identify as women, non-binary, queer, black, latinx, american indian or filipino.
    Scholarship Application Period:
    June 23, 2017 - August 4, 2017
    Applicable Campuses & Cohort Dates
    San Francisco
    October 9, 2017

Previous Scholarships We Offered

  • Hack Reactor and the Kapor Center teamed up to invest in diverse Oakland tech talent. In May 2017, we awarded Reyna Cabrera one full tuition scholarship to Hack Reactor San Francisco.

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    Application Criteria:
    Students who identify as women, non-binary, queer, black, latinx, american indian or filipino.
    Scholarship Application Period:
    Closed
    Applicable Campuses & Cohort Dates
    San Francisco
    August 21, 2017
  • In November 2016 we teamed up with Docker to bring more diversity into the tech field. Together, we gave out three scholarships to our programs over a 6 month period. These scholarships covered the full cost of tuition and were given to students that have a commitment to advancing equality in their community.

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    Application Criteria:
    Students who identify as women, non-binary, queer, black, latinx, american indian or filipino.
    Scholarship Application Period:
    Closed
    Applicable Campuses & Cohort Dates
    San Francisco
    October 31, 2016 and March 20, 2017