Andela launches Student Ambassador Program

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Andela is developing a corps of high-quality technology talent across the African continent that will drive the current and future phases of tech-enabled growth around the world. With the fastest growing population and highest youth population in the world, they believe Africa is one of the greatest untapped markets for talent development.

At Andela, they find the brightest young people in Africa, train them to be world-class developers, and connect them with employers around the world looking for top technical talent. Passion, excellence, entrepreneurial spirit, and rejecting the status quo are just a few of the things that Andela team members have in common. They have a vision to train 100,000 world-class developers in the next 10 years – and they want you to make it happen.


Andela launches Student Ambassador Program
Andela launches Student Ambassador Program

Andela is looking for Student Ambassadors to lead Andela campaigns and events in their universities and communities. The Andela Student Ambassador Program (ASAP) will be for one year and will create awareness about Andela and contribute to the development of technology leaders in Africa. Are you enrolled in full-time undergraduate study? Do you have a strong network with student organizations? At least a 300 level student? With interpersonal, written and verbal communication skills on fleek? Then you are the perfect man or woman for this.

Some of your responsibilities as Student Ambassador would be to:

*.Invest 10 hours monthly in Andela-related initiatives and activities

*.Plan four (4) Andela events over a period of 12 months (1 per quarter)

*.Create an Andela ListServ for your university

*.Attain deep understanding of Andela and our program

*.Act as liaison between Andela and other communities on and off campus

And if you’re wondering what’s in it for you, this is what you get:

*.Preparation for leadership roles

*.Potential for an internship with Andela, based on performance

*.Observe Andela Bootcamp sessions

*.Participate in Andela events

*.Access to branded Andela merchandise

*.Significant marketing experience

*.Jump start your professional career

So does any of this match your interest or wants, then kindly head to to register. Please note that applications closes on October 26th, 2016. We wish you good luck.