Creators ages 12-18 are invited to apply to our new program which teaches technology skills and provides professional experiences to prepare them for the next level.
Make.Hack.Build. is a collaborative program for creators ages 12 to 18 that enables participants to learn life, technology, and leadership skills by engaging in fun projects for themselves and the community. It also serves as an opportunity for post-secondary education and portfolio development. Whether you’re college-bound, plan to jump straight into the workforce, or want to start your own business, Make.Hack.Build. can help you develop your passions, guide your career goals, and explore what it means to be a community leader. Make.Hack.Build. is a dynamic and flexible program that welcomes all skill levels. Just bring your passion and willingness to learn!
Make.Hack.Build. runs three times a year for twelve weeks. Each session has a different theme that is centered on creating for change. Past participants have made projects with various tech mediums like virtual reality, game development, and microcontrollers. If you’re interested in leading quarterly tech projects and contributing Do Space’s community, apply at dospace.org!
The winter session has closed but you can still apply for future sessions here: Apply for Make.Hack.Build here!
When is it?
Our next twelve week session will be held on Saturdays from 1 – 3PM. The starting date will be announced on Do Space’s social media.
Who can apply?
Anyone between the ages of 12 to 18 interested in leading and creating projects themed around virtual reality that include interactive media, film, and technology are encouraged to apply. Twelve applicants will be accepted for the upcoming Winter 2019 session.
What skills do I need?
All you need is some basic computer skills, like navigating the internet, and a “whatever it takes” attitude! No programming or film experience necessary.
How will participants be selected?
- We will consider all eligible participants who have completed the online application form two weeks prior the upcoming session.
- We will select participants most likely to benefit from our program based on applicant response to the short essay questions.
- We will strive to create an inclusive and diverse group of participants.
When will I find out if I am selected for Make.Hack.Build.?
Notices of acceptance will be sent out five days prior to the session at the latest.