This informs the public about the Junior Achievement Ghana and Node Eight Google Career Certificate Scholarship Program 2023. Details about the Program are given below.
About Google Career Certificate Scholarship Program 2023
In today’s fast-paced and data-driven world, acquiring digital skills is crucial for professional growth and staying competitive. However, many young individuals face financial barriers when it comes to investing in their education and obtaining industry-recognized certifications.
That’s why Node Eight is thrilled to announce the Google Career Certificate Scholarship Program 2023, specifically designed for young people living in Ghana, with funding from JA Ghana.
Google Career Certificate Scholarship Program offers a unique opportunity to acquire four prominent Google Professional Certificates: Google Data Analytics, Google Project Management, Google UX Design, and Google IT Support. Upon successful completion of the program, you will receive assistance in securing employment apprenticeships, internships, or jobs, providing practical opportunities to apply your newly acquired skills.
This support is designed to facilitate your transition smoothly into the workforce after completing the program, ensuring that you have the necessary tools and resources for a successful career journey.
As a beneficiary of the program, you will receive an array of comprehensive benefits designed to empower your personal and professional growth:
- Scholarship Coverage: The scholarship covers the full cost of your chosen professional certificate program on Coursera, removing financial barriers and allowing you to focus on your learning journey.
- Instructional Support: Experienced mentors and industry professionals provide valuable guidance, support, and insights throughout the program, helping you navigate the coursework and understand industry opportunities, trends, and challenges.
- Wraparound Support: In addition to instructional support, the program provides comprehensive wraparound support services. This includes career counselling to navigate your professional path, networking opportunities to build connections, and resources for overall professional development.
- Coaching and Mentorship: Industry professionals offer personalized coaching and mentorship, equipping you with the necessary skills and insights to thrive in your chosen field and ensuring your readiness to enter the labour market.
- Employment Assistance: Upon successful completion of the program, you will receive assistance in securing employment apprenticeships, internships, jobs, or other livelihood activities. This support aims to help you apply your newly acquired skills in practical settings and facilitate your transition into the workforce within six months of program completion.
- Certification: Upon successfully completing the program, you receive a globally recognized professional certificate from Google. This certificate serves as a testament to your achievement, enhancing your credibility in the industry.
To be eligible for the Google Career Certificate Scholarship Program (Ghana), applicants must meet the following criteria:
- Age Requirement: Applicants must be between the ages of 18 and 35 at the time of application.
- Residency: Applicants must be residents of Ghana.
- Educational Background: Have a minimum of a West African Senior School Certificate Examination (WASSCE) or equivalent qualification.
- Commitment: Applicants must demonstrate a strong commitment to completing the selected professional certificate program in 3 months. This includes dedicating the necessary time and effort to successfully complete the coursework and assignments.
- Availability: Applicants should have access to a reliable internet connection and a computer or device that meets the minimum technical requirements for online learning.
- Language Proficiency: Proficiency in English is required, as all program materials and communications will be in English.
Google Career Certificate Scholarship Program 2023 Application
To apply for the Google Career Certificate Scholarship Program, follow these simple steps:
- Fill out the application form with accurate and detailed information.
- Select the specific certificate program you wish to pursue (Data Analytics, Project Management, UX Design, or IT Support).
- Submit your application before the deadline: September 30, 2023.
- Shortlisted candidates will be invited for an interview.
- Communication with successful applicants shall be by the email address provided and a phone call to the phone number provided on the application form.
- The deadline for receipt of applications is 12 September 2023.
Open this link for more details about Google Career Certificate Scholarship Program 2023.