When do applications open?
For the Challenge track, you will be able to self enroll and start your learning journey at any time. There are no applications for this track. However, for the Professional and Advanced tracks, applications open on the 16th of every month. To enroll/apply, please visit our website.
Are there any fees I should pay to apply?
No, there are no fees required.
Is there any age limitation for this program
Kindly note that the scholarship is available for applicants who are at least 18 years of age or above.
What is the difference between a track and a specialization?
The track is the path you choose for your journey and it reflects the level of advancement of the technical content. The tracks currently are Challenge, Professional, and Advanced. specialization is the field you choose to study inside your track. The specializations currently available are Web, Data, and Digital Marketing.
Can I apply if I am not Egyptian?
Kindly note that this scholarship program is currently for Egyptian citizens only.
Do I have to provide any documents when I apply for the scholarship?
If you are shortlisted, you will receive an email from ITIDA to submit your ID to confirm your nationality. This is a mandatory step in the initiative application process as required by the entity owning the initiative, ITIDA. Such data is collected directly by ITIDA not Udacity on a separate form. Failure to provide proof of your Egyptian identity will make you lose your scholarship from the program
What should I do when applying for the Professional/Advanced track and find the "save & submit" button not active?
The "save & submit" button will be clickable when all sections of your application are completed as shown in the below screenshot
If any section is incomplete ( as in the below screenshot ), then please open that section and make sure you answered all the questions.
We also recommend for the LinkedIn question to insert the URL of your profile instead of your name on LinkedIn. If you do not have a LinkedIn profile, please answer the question with " N/A ". Finally, to insert your CV, you can upload it on Google drive or dropbox and share the link as an answer to the question.
How do I know if my application was submitted successfully?
After you click on the "save & submit" button, you will see the below message that indicates we received your application.
Also, you will be able to view your application on your classroom homepage under "Applications" as shown below
I can no longer find my application in my classroom, what should I do?
No worries! When applications close they disappear from the classroom. This means that your application is now in the filtration phase. You will receive an update regarding your application within 2-5 weeks.
I am trying to fill an application but I am getting "applications are not open", what should I do?
This message appears when you are trying to apply through a link for a previous cohort. Applications open on the 16th of every month, so make sure you always apply through our website to apply for the new cohorts of the scholarship.
How will I know if I am accepted?
For the Challenge track, you will be able to start your learning journey once you self enroll. For the Professional and Advanced tracks, an email will be sent to you notifying you with an update on your application status.
Can I delete/edit my application after submitting it?
You can edit your application through your classroom as long as the deadline did not pass. However, please note that you can not delete your application.
Can I enroll/apply for more than one specialization at the same time?
For the Challenge track, you can enroll in multiple specializations. For the Professional and Advanced tracks, you are not allowed to apply for multiple specializations or multiple tracks at the same time. You can apply for one specialization per track at a time and apply for another specialization or track when you complete the current track you have been accepted in.