Google provides 5,000 scholarships to Ukrainians for Coursera platform

26 September 2022, 04:13 PM
Google provides 5,000 scholarships to Ukrainians (Photo:REUTERS/Andrew Kelly/File Photo)

Google provides 5,000 scholarships to Ukrainians (Photo:REUTERS/Andrew Kelly/File Photo)

Google is to provide 5,000 scholarships to Ukrainians who have lost their jobs or who are at risk of losing them, granting access and full support for training on the Coursera platform, it was reported in one of the tech company’s blogs on Sept. 22.

Google is cooperating with the Ministry of Digital Transformation of Ukraine and the Union of Ukrainian Entrepreneurs to offer professional certifications to 1,000 small- and medium-sized enterprises to empower their businesses and create new opportunities for their employees.

Upon completion of the program, participants can add their certifications to their CVs and LinkedIn profiles.

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Training is available online on the Coursera platform and covers the following areas:

  • Digital Marketing and E-Commerce
  • IT support
  • Analytics data
  • Project Management
  • UX-design

It is noted Google has allocated over EUR 3 million in grant funding for the implementation of the project.

As reported earlier, Amazon Web Services will provide $820,000 in credits to Ukrainian start-ups for the use of its cloud technologies.

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