Creators ages 12-18 are invited to apply to our new program which teaches video game development skills and provides technology experience sure 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!
There are three Make.Hack.Build. Sessions per year. They all are focus on one technology based theme that challenge your creativity. Each session has a base computer program participants will be learning that prepares you for the final project. At the end of each session, you will be coordinating a public showcase to show off your final projects.
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 who is interested in leading and creating projects themed around virtual reality that include interactive media, film, and technology is 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 the session at the latest.