Google Scholarships include many online certificate scholarships that allows individuals to have access to online classes, for the knowledge of digital intelligence without paying a fee for it. it also offer certificate to the graduating set at the end of the program. certificate that can be used to apply for a job in google and other IT companies.
Google is giving away scholarships so you can earn an online certificate in these three areas:
data analytics; project management; and user experience (UX) design
Google will treat these online Google Career Certificates as the equivalent of a four-year degree. Yes, the equivalent of a four-year degree if you apply for a related role at Google.
Google says this online certificate provides “the foundations of UX design and research, building low-fidelity designs and wireframes, creating high-fidelity prototypes and testing.”
How To Apply: Next Steps
The online certificates are developed solely by Google and take approximately three to six months to complete. There are no prior educational or previous work experience requirements.
The courses are hosted through Coursera, which is an online platform. While Coursera charges a monthly fee, Google will provide 100,000 need-based scholarships to cover the costs. You sign up through Coursera to complete a online certificate.
According to Kent Walker, Senior Vice President of Public Affairs at Google, Google is also “providing $10 million in Google.org grants to the YWCA, NPower and JFF to help workforce boards and nonprofits improve their job training programs and increase access to digital skills for women, veterans and underserved Americans.