Access and Opportunity: Social Impact at GA
Making a Meaningful Impact on Diversity, Access, and Socioeconomic Mobility in Tech
WHAT WE DO
WHO WE ARE
Success Stories: GA’s Initiatives in the News
The New York Times: A High-Paying Job? Go to App Boot Camp.
Discover how new models of accelerated training create pathways to tech careers, and learn about GA’s efforts in the space from our director of social impact and external affairs.
Fast Company: Our Partnership With Per Scholas
Read the inspiring story of Anthony Pegues, a graduate of our CodeBridge program who landed a new role as a developer at a rising New York City startup.
Adobe’s Digital Academy Supports High-Potential Tech Talent
See how the Adobe Digital Academy program enables motivated students to transform their careers, and learn about the graduates who are now working at Adobe.
For Students: Start Your Journey, Transform Your Career
"Receiving my WDI certificate of completion made every all-nighter and the ups and downs of learning a new high-tech skill well worth the effort. When the lightbulb went off in my head, I felt empowered, and I have Adobe Digital Academy and GA to thank!"
Ameer Brown, Web Development Immersive (WDI) and Adobe Digital Academy Graduate
Apply Now for a Scholarship or Partner-Supported Program
Combines a five-week training program at Per Scholas with GA’s Web Development Immersive (WDI) course in New York City.
Adobe Digital Academy
Connects education with career development through GA’s WDI and a three-month technical internship at Adobe's San Francisco offices.
TechHire - OpenCode
Combines a five-week training program at New York City’s LaGuardia Community College with GA’s WDI program.
Veterans can now use their Post-9/11 GI Bill® benefit to learn web development, UX design, and data science at GA New York and GA Washington, D.C.
Learn and Earn
An income share agreement program in which students pay zero upfront to participate in WDI at GA Washington, D.C. When they get a job, they pay back a portion of their income over time.
Our program in Providence, RI in partnership with Tech Collective and the Department of Labor & Training offers fully-funded scholarships for adults who are underemployed and unemployed.
For Partners: Help Launch Initiatives That Change Lives
“Together, AT&T and GA are breaking down barriers to create a fairer and more diverse economy, by expanding underrepresented communities’ access to life-changing courses. We are proud to support programs that elevate individuals from all walks of life.”
Anne Wintroub, Director of Social Innovation, AT&T
A Snapshot of GA's Trusted Partners
“GA's team brings strong industry experience as well as technical and educational expertise. The collaborative approach we've developed ensures that each class and every student is supported on their way to a successful career in tech.”
Bridgette Gray, Executive Vice President, Program, Per Scholas