Spaniards to Silicon Valley
Our mission is to unlock the possibility for talented engineers to access Silicon Valley learning opportunities
A non-profit initiative led by engineers working at Google, Amazon, Facebook, Instagram... for student engineers
6 weeks mentorship from Software Engineers at Facebook, Instagram, Google, Amazon...
Our goal is to offer Software Engineers padawans the possibility of obtaining an internship in Silicon Valley.
6 interview-prep mentorship sessions
Students will have six sessions with our mentors. In these, the mentor will mock interview the mentee, provide feedback, go over their resume...
At the end of the mentorship, mentor will refer the student for an internship.
Students will do their pre-work
March & April 2018
Students will learn the basics to be able to solve code challenges. Refer to our Coursework section for more details!
Students will submit application
May & June 2018
For the application students will solve a code challenge and submit their resume. We promise anyone who is passionate and does the pre-work will be able to get selected :)
Selection Process Begin
End of June 2018
Sadly, we have limited capacity given that we will have limited mentors. We will select the most promising candidates!
Mentorship sessions kick-off!
July & August 2018
Let the interview training begin! Mock interviews, resume review, feedback and more feedback.
Mentor will refer mentee
End of August 2018
At the end of the mentorship, mentor will submit a referral for the student to obtain an internship at their company for Summer 2019.
Computer Science Student or Similar
Only students that are returning to college after Summer 2019 (graduating end of 2019 or later). We are targeting Computer Science, Telecommunication Engineering students or related. The criteria to obtain an internship in top tech companies enforces this policy.
No Financial Requirements
No VISA or financial requirements needed. That's why we are choosing top tech companies, so they will take care of everything for you
Coder, but No Previous Work Experience Needed
The pre-work material is designed for people that might not have work experience. However, knowing how to code will be required. Take a look at our Coursework section for details!
Desire of Success
We want people motivated enough to put in the work necessary on top of their regular college activities. We understand that you have exams, homework... that's why if you do your homework regularly, it should be feasible to combine