We Invest in Your Coding Career

We are awarding various scholarships to people who demonstrate a commitment to launching their career in software engineering.

Ongoing Scholarships We Offer

Hack Reactor is proud to offer scholarships in partnership with innovative organizations in our community. Scholarships are available at various times throughout the year - please continue to check this page for updates and new offerings.

  • Hack Reactor is proud to offer a $1.3 million Scholarship Fund for individuals who are passionate about coding. This round we are giving out two general scholarships, one scholarship for the Remote Part-Time course and one scholarship for the Remote Full-Time course. Finalists will receive a partial scholarship to the campus of their choosing.

    *Due to state regulations we can not offer scholarships to those attending the New York campus at this time.

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    Application Criteria:
    This scholarship is merit-based, and everyone is welcome to apply.
    Scholarship Application Period:
    March 15, 2018 to May 18, 2018. Check out this FAQ for more information.
    Applicable Campuses & Cohort Dates
    Applicable for All Campuses*.
    Applicable for both the June 11, 2018 and July 30, 2018 cohorts.
  • Hack Reactor is dedicated to providing support to underrepresented engineers. As part of our Vision2020 pledge, we’re offering half-tuition scholarships to 4 women looking to join our June 11, 2018, or July 30, 2018, cohorts.

    To apply, fill out the Hack Reactor Scholarship form and specify your interest in the Women’s scholarship.

    *Due to state regulations we can not offer scholarships to those attending the New York campus at this time.

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    Application Criteria:
    This scholarship is merit-based, and every woman is welcome to apply.
    Scholarship Application Period:
    March 15, 2018 to May 18, 2018. Check out this FAQ for more information.
    Applicable Campuses & Cohort Dates
    Applicable for All Campuses*.
    Applicable for both the June 11, 2018 and July 30, 2018 cohorts.

Previous Scholarships We Offered

  • The Facebook scholarship will fuel Telegraph Track, Hack Reactor’s diversity and inclusion program. Telegraph Track is an extension of the Hack Reactor’s immersive program that focuses on building a strong community to support the careers of underrepresented software engineers. We are giving out 5 full-tuition scholarships to all campuses.

    Due to state regulations we can not offer scholarships to those attending the New York campus at this time.

    Application Criteria:
    Students who identify as women, non-binary, queer, black, latinx, american indian or filipino.
    Scholarship Application Period:
    Closed
    Applicable Campuses & Cohort Dates
    5 scholarships awarded, all campuses included
    Applicable for both the March 5, 2018 and April 23, 2018 cohorts.
  • Team Austin is looking to make a huge impact on the Austin coding community by offering a $7500 scholarship to one student interested in going to Hack Reactor Austin. You can apply through our Hack Reactor scholarship portal.

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    Application Criteria:
    Students who identify as women, non-binary, queer, black, latinx, american indian or filipino.
    Scholarship Application Period:
    Closed
    Applicable Campuses & Cohort Dates
    Hack Reactor Austin
    March 5, 2018 and April 23, 2018
  • Optimizely and Hack Reactor are teaming up to invest in underrepresented talent via our I/OWNit sponsorship. Together we will provide 3 underrepresented students with a full tuition scholarship to Hack Reactor’s San Francisco campus followed by an internship opportunity at Optimizely post graduation.

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    Application Criteria:
    Students who identify as women, non-binary, queer, black, latinx, american indian or filipino.
    Scholarship Application Period:
    Closed
    Applicable Campuses & Cohort Dates
    San Francisco
    October 9, 2017
  • Hack Reactor and the Kapor Center teamed up to invest in diverse Oakland tech talent. In May 2017, we awarded Reyna Cabrera one full tuition scholarship to Hack Reactor San Francisco.

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    Application Criteria:
    Students who identify as women, non-binary, queer, black, latinx, american indian or filipino.
    Scholarship Application Period:
    Closed
    Applicable Campuses & Cohort Dates
    San Francisco
    August 21, 2017
  • In November 2016 we teamed up with Docker to bring more diversity into the tech field. Together, we gave out three scholarships to our programs over a 6 month period. These scholarships covered the full cost of tuition and were given to students that have a commitment to advancing equality in their community.

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    Application Criteria:
    Students who identify as women, non-binary, queer, black, latinx, american indian or filipino.
    Scholarship Application Period:
    Closed
    Applicable Campuses & Cohort Dates
    San Francisco
    October 31, 2016 and March 20, 2017