Together with Udacity, Bertelsmann in USA invites applications for the Udacity Data Science Scholarship Program open to Bertelsmann employees as well as the general public interested in Data Science for the 2018 program.

Bertelsmann is a media, services and education company that operates in about 50 countries around the world. The company has 116,000 employees and generated revenues of €17.0 billion in the 2016 financial year.

Programme Details

  • They’ll review all applications and select 15,000 recipients to participate in the Scholarship Challenge Course.
  • This is where your learning begins! You’ll spend 3 months learning all about the statistics you need to succeed in the world of data. Top students from the initial Challenge Course will be selected for a full Nanodegree program.
  • Together with Udacity, Bertelsmann is investing in a scholarship program to provide job-relevant training, specifically for Data Science and analytics.
  • The scholarship program consists of 15,000 seats for the Challenge Course “Intro to Descriptive Statistics”, as well as 1,500 seats (the top 10% of all 15,000 scholarship recipients) for one full Udacity Nanodegree program.
  • The top 10% scholarship recipients can choose between three Nanodegree programs: “Data Foundations”, “Business Analyst” and “Data Analyst”.

Worth of Award

  • The scholarship program consists of 15,000 seats for the Challenge Course “Intro to Descriptive Statistics”, as well as 1,500 seats (the top 10% of all 15,000 scholarship recipients) for one full Udacity Nanodegree program. The top 10% scholarship recipients can choose between three Nanodegree programs: “Data Foundations”, “Business Analyst” and “Data Analyst”.
  • Top students from the initial Challenge Course will be selected for a full Nanodegree program.
  • Every student will receive a badge that can be used within social media channels (e.g. LinkedIn, Xing).

Eligibility

  • All Bertelsmann employees, as well as the external general public, who want to expand their Data Science capabilities and are at least 18 years old may apply for this “Udacity Data Science Scholarship Program.”
  • This scholarship is open to Bertelsmann employees as well as the general public interested in Data Science.
  • Applicants 18 years of age or older are invited to apply.
How to Apply
  • The application is a single application for all who want to expand their Data Science capabilities and are at least 18 years old—whether you are a beginner or already have experience.
  • Answer what you can, to the best of your ability, and we’ll do the rest!

Deadline: applications close April 22, 2018

Click here for more details and to apply

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