• TechWise represents Google’s mission to make diversity, equity, and inclusion part of everything we do—from how we build our products to how we build our workforce. We will continue to co-create solutions to address racial equity, gender equity, and accessibility with experts and leaders around the world. Working with TalentSprint to support TechWise reinforces our commitment to open doors for the students from underrepresented groups and give them a launchpad for successful future careers
    Shiv Venkataraman
    Vice President/General Manager, Search Ads and Ads on Google Experiences

What is TechWise?

TechWise is a diversity, equity and inclusion program offered by TalentSprint and supported by Google. This 18-month program identifies and empowers capable students from underrepresented groups in select colleges to get ready for high-growth tech careers.




What is special about TechWise?

  • Part of an elite peer group
    Be among only 120 students in the US
  • Industry-ready skill sets
    Build technical expertise, soft skills and the tools necessary for the corporate world
  • Premium tech careers
    Get access to jobs, internships and apprenticeships with Google and other leading companies

What will it cost me?

It costs you only your commitment and time

  • Your fee will be fully-funded
    With 100% scholarship, it is free for you
  • You get a stipend too
    Receive a stipend of $5000 that helps you take care of your basic expenses, so you can focus on your learning

What help will I get to succeed?

This 3X advantage will help you succeed

  • TalentSprint
    Dedicate faculty and mentors will help you build the required technical skills
  • Google
    Dedicated 1:1 mentoring from Google will help you evolve as a professional
  • Your College
    College SPOC will support you through the program

Am I eligible for TechWise?

This program is for you if the following statements describe you

  • Love the idea of a great tech career
  • Familiar with or keen on programming
  • Committed to investing time and effort
  • Currently studying in one of the participating 4-year undergraduate or 2-year community college

Which colleges are participating
in TechWise?

2-year Community Colleges

  • Community College of
    Allegheny County
  • Des Moines Area Community College, Iowa

4-year Undergraduate Colleges

  • Benedict College,
    South Carolina
  • Mercy College,
    Bronx
  • University of Nevada,
    Reno

How do I enroll for TechWise?

It’s a simple 4-step process

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Online
Application

Applications Closed

With your details,
Statement of purpose

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Online
Assessment

Selection Assessment Closed

On Problem-solving, Logical
reasoning, Language skills

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Coding Training,
Assessment

Feb 14, 2022 to Feb 22, 2022

Short training (optional)
followed by an assessment

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Interview,
Final Selection

Feb 23, 2022 to Feb 27, 2022.

Enrollment and onboarding
based on overall performance

Classes scheduled to start on March 14, 2022

How do I know TechWise works?

TechWise draws inspiration from its hugely successful sister program, Women Engineers (WE), offered by TalentSprint, supported by Google.

TalentSprint, a global Edtech innovator, partners with top academic institutions and global corporations to create and deliver world-class programs, certifications, and outcomes.

Over the past 3 years, the WE program has trained over 500 students across India from diverse socio-economic backgrounds. The program alumni are making it big in the global tech industry.

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WE program alumni are working in top tech companies

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Frequently Asked Questions

TechWise is a diversity, equity and inclusion program offered by TalentSprint and supported by Google.

It is an 18-month virtual program offering technical training, 100% financial assistance and 1:1 Googler mentorship to students from select community and undergraduate colleges across the USA. It aims to empower students to become world-class entry-level software engineers by the time they graduate college and complete the virtual program.

The program offers a 3X advantage that will help you succeed in this program

  • TalentSprint: Dedicated faculty and mentors will help you build the required technical skills
  • Google: Dedicated 1:1 mentoring from Google will help you evolve as a professional
  • Your College: College SPOC will support you through the program

Google is committed to creating a diverse and inclusive workforce. The technology leader recognizes the importance of building inclusive technology cultures that foster engagement, collaboration, and a sense of belonging, and hence Google is supporting TechWise

TechWise will be delivered by top-notch faculty and industry practitioners. The program will enable participants with

  • Industry-ready software engineering expertise which top tech companies need today.
  • Financial independence with a handsome stipend of 5000 USD to help them focus on their learning.
  • Access to top tech entry level career opportunities with Google and leading tech companies upon graduation and successful completion of the TechWise program.