The Iron Yard Offers Free Tuition For Women and Minorities In Minnesota


screen-shot-2016-09-14-at-12-50-36-pmThe Iron Yard announced last week a partnership with Code Fellows and Operation HOPE to launch a $40m Tech Opportunity Fund for some free tuition in 2017 across their nationwide network of 21 coding schools.

These ‘diversity scholarships’ are reserved exclusively for women and minorities, beginning in 2017.

Greenville, South Carolina-based Iron Yard opened a Minneapolis chapter in January, 2016, and has since completed one cohort, with upcoming Front-End and Back-End Engineering slated for October 17.