Tech Academy

Free 1:1 Technology Mentorship

Tech Academy is a mentorship program designed to introduce Hampton Roads residents to the tech industry.
The program consists of:

  • A project of their own choice (i.e. personal website, community app, data science project)
  • An custom course/curriculumn teaching students their desired tech skills

Upon completion, students will receive a $200 stipend.
Through the program, students can earn stackable credentials from Google, LinkedIn, and other reputable sources.

Join here:

Virtual Learning

Meet 1:1 with industry mentors every week

Forward Thinking

Individually tailored educational resources compiled from a variety of free and low-cost online resources

Relevant Skills

Learn real-world technology skills that will help improve your business and/or land you a new job!

Student Support

Reach your mentors via text whever you need help

Person helping another person in front of screen

Opportunities to see how Technology and Data is used for Environmental Justice (EJ) if interested! Mentees get opportunities to make connections with CSC’s broader Tech for EJ projects:

  • NASA Open Data for EJ Communities  –
  • Environmental Justice Academy (EPA) –
  • Building a Weather Ready Nation for All (Georgia Tech and SC Department of Health and Environmental Control)
  • Transit Data Science Project (FTA)
  • SMART Academy Center of Excellence at Crab Tree Elementary