The Next IT Girl, 'IT Girl' Summer Series is a day camp for young women of color, ages 8-16. IT girls attend a four week (Saturdays only) hands-on and digital camp.
Additionally, our workshops and programs focus on discovering, pursuing, and succeeding in technology through the exposure of technical concepts. Students do not need to have any prior technical experience, and all materials will be provided.
Summer Series Dates & Times:
June 3rd - June 24th; 10:00AM - 12:00PM (Beginner)
June 3rd - June 24th; 10:00AM - 12:00PM (Intermediate)
Atlanta, GA (in-person), location TBA
Registration for The Next IT Girl’s 2023 summer series is now available.
The Next IT Girl summer series offer a variety of programs for aspiring technologists of all experiences and abilities in community nationwide, providing a technical summer experience. This summer we're offering two courses; Intro To Tech and Music x Tech.
Intro To Tech (Beginner): Available for students ages 8-12.
In this program students will;;
Know and understand the common features of computer systems.
To be able to explain input and output devices, hardware and software.
To apply understanding to writing algorithms and programming a micro:bit.
This program is designed to engage young minds and help them advance from being merely computer users to creators. Participants will learn the basics of technology, history, and creating using computers through activities. They will apply their programming skills to create simple programs, animations and games..
Music x Tech (Intermediate): Available for students ages 13-16.
This Music x Tech course is designed for complete beginners with no previous background in computer science or music. The course is highly visual, dynamic, and interactive making it engaging for students new/experienced to computer science. Students will be able to use their own personal interests and creativity to drive their development process..
Although this camp serves young women of color The Next IT Girl does not discriminate based on race or nationality.
The Next IT Girl uses a sliding scale tuition model, with a maximum tuition fee set at $75. We offer financial assistance in the form of partial and full scholarships.
All sections should be completed for financial assistance, and upload all required income documentation before submitting the application. If accepted into The Next IT Girl's Summer Series, you and your family will receive your final tuition fee based on the information provided.
Requesting a scholarship in no way impacts entrance into The Next IT Girl's programs.