Cultivating Talent

Adobe Digital Academy empowers high-potential talent in San Francisco, CA, and New York, NY, to thrive. The program, created by GA and Adobe, serves underrepresented communities in tech, and:

  1. Enrolls students in GA’s transformative Software Engineering Immersive, User Experience Design Immersive, or Data Science Immersive courses.
  2. Gives graduates the opportunity to become technical interns at Adobe’s San Francisco or New York City office.
  3. Fastracks top performing interns to be considered for full-time positions at Adobe.

A Two-Part Scholarship to Propel Motivated Individuals Into Tech Careers

Adobe Digital Academy
PART ONE

Intensive Technical Training


Adobe Digital Academy scholarships provide students with rigorous skills training through GA’s Software Engineering Immersive (SEI), User Experience Design Immersive (UXDI), and Data Science Immersive (DSI) courses. SEI, UXDI, and DSI are offered at GA San Francisco, and SEI is offered at GA New York City. 


During the course, GA’s team of expert instructors provides ongoing student performance feedback that helps guide participants to success.

Real-World Industry Experience
PART TWO

Real-World Industry Experience


Graduates of GA’s full-time Immersive programs are then eligible to join a technical internship at Adobe’s San Francisco or New York City office. 

During this three- to six-month tenure, interns get hands-on job experience, ongoing feedback, mentorship, and peer support. Top performers will also have the opportunity to be considered for a full-time position.

"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

Join the Next Adobe Digital Academy

This program is open to anyone looking to transition careers, and gain training and experience in tech. When choosing candidates, we take into account past career success, examples of growth mindset, innovative problem solving, and strong communication skills.

If you’re interested in participating, please keep the following key dates in mind. 


Applications will open in the Fall of 2020 for an early 2021 start date. Please check back in at that time to start the process.

* In 2019, Web Development Immersive was updated and relaunched as Software Engineering Immersive.