Event: Get to know Capital IDEA, a non-profit offering free financial aid for your education. We can help you earn the right community college degree or certifications to get you started in a great career—free to you.
Date: Thu., 06/28/18
Time: 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Please arrive 10 minutes early
ACC Highland Campus—ACCelerator Lab
6101 Airport Blvd., Room CR-1101
Austin, TX 78752
About TechUps: A TechUp is a CareerUp information session specifically for tech careers. During this one-hour information session, you’ll learn more about our Career Expressway program and the specific support Capital IDEA can offer to help you move ahead in one of the great tech careers we sponsor. You’ll also get instructions on how to apply. Please note: applicants interested in trades or healthcare careers should attend a regular CareerUp.
Who should attend: For this tech specific information session, we’re especially excited to meet individuals who are
1. Ready to get an education, 2. Interested in one of the Career Expressway tech careers we sponsor and, 3. Qualified for our program.
If you know someone who would be a great fit for Capital IDEA: Refer a Friend!
Attending a CareerUp gives you the chance to meet our staff and ask questions. But if you're ready to apply now, you can: CareerUp Online
Registrations are closed for this event.
FAQ: Why is this program free?
As a nonprofit with a mission to get our Central Texas neighbors into great careers, we raise money for your education. Each year we raise nearly $5 million, enough to fund our program and cover the tuition and textbooks for over 800 adults, like you. And then we send you to college to get a degree in a high-demand career field. If you’re eligible for our program, your tuition and textbooks are already paid for by the generous support of our funders, including our three largest investors: the City of Austin, Travis County, and St. David’s Foundation. If you could make good use of a free college education Sign Up.