The Summer Intensive is a free six-week coding program that teaches both technical web development skills and soft skills. The high school sophomore and junior boys who participate get the skills, networks, and mindsets they need to succeed through technology. 


  • Cost: Free, and the program provides food, transportation, and a laptop
  • Who: Current high school sophomore & junior boys, with preference given to young men of color
  • When: Monday – Friday, 9am – 5pm from July 8 to August 16
  • Where: Students are placed at a host company inNYC
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As a first step, fill out the online application, which takes about 10 – 15 minutes to complete. While the application has no specific deadline, the program recommends applying as soon as possible.