The Horizons Fellowship

The Horizons Fellowship

The Horizons Fellowship supports 10 outstanding university students in their pursuit to become tomorrow’s leaders in technology. The fellowship covers all tuition and housing costs for an immersive 3-month summer program that teaches software engineering and provides students the network and perspective needed to launch careers in tech. The program requires no prior computer science or programming knowledge and is open to current university students of all ages. Students build the skills of a hirable software engineers and the perspective of entrepreneurs.

Application Process/Criteria

  • Currently enrolled in a 4-year university program
  • Submission of transcript, resume, and standardized test scores on
  • Series of fit and technical interviews
  • Finalists will be required to submit an essay on their interest in technology
  • Applications are due April 21st, 2016

Horizons Fellowship Program Details

  • 780+ hours of learning to build web applications in Philadelphia this summer
  • 1-on-1 mentorship from technology industry leaders
  • Speaker series consisting of entrepreneurs, engineers, investors, product managers and designers from successful technology companies
  • Lifelong access to the Horizons Career Network
  • Housing provided on Philadelphia campus for students not enrolled in Philadelphia