Transform your future by studying Systems Engineering at the best universities in Medellín

We have selected 33 young Colombians with high potential to receive a  ver+ beca tech scholarship. We invite you to register for our database and receive news about this program.

Introducing the exceptional students who have earned scholarships through our innovative Ver+ Beca Tech Program.

Find out what's included in the ver+ tech scholarship program

Tuition coverage for the entire university career

95% of the semester tuition during your entire career, as long as you are meeting the academic level and conditions of the scholarship, will be covered by the alliance between VelezReyes+ and the university. You or your family will only have to pay 5% of the value of each semester.

Monthly financial support

You will receive monthly financial support of 1 - 1.5 SMMLV (Current Legal Minimum Monthly Wages) as a contribution to your needs during the study period.

personal computer and internet subsidy

You will have access to a new personal computer with the appropriate specifications for your studies and a subsidy for internet coverage at your residence.

English Program

You will access English classes that will allow you to develop the level you need in this language to open up more job opportunities.

Ongoing support and community

You will receive permanent support and mentoring from the university. You will also be part of a vibrant community that will connect you with the most prominent leaders and companies in technology.

 The ver+ tech fellowship experience: 

"We are convinced that there is a lot of talent in Latin America, but that talent only sometimes has access to the best career opportunities. That's why we created the Tech Fellowship, which aims to identify talented, young individuals who want to develop their full potential and work at some of the best technology companies in Latin America."

David Vélez, Founder and CEO of Nubank and Mariel Reyes Founder of {reprograma}

Partner universities

The scholarship recipients study their degree in Systems Engineering at some of the best universities in Medellín and with the highest recognition in the country.

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Requirements taken into account when selecting scholarship recipients

Be of Colombian nationality and have socioeconomic status classified as level A, B or C in the SISBÉN system or reside in strata 1 to 3. 

Have graduated from a school in Colombia and have a certificate evidencing this as of January 2024.

Have taken the Saber 11 tests.

Learn more about ver+ tech scholarship

You can apply for the scholarship until November 15, 2023 through the form on this website.

The scholarship selection process has several stages that will take place between November 15 and December 15. Throughout this time, you will receive email communications regarding your progress in the process, and by December 15 at the latest, we will notify you if you are selected to receive the scholarship.

When you apply, you can tell us your preferred university, and we will try to place you in that university if you receive the scholarship. However, you may be assigned a scholarship to one of the other partner universities.

For private universities: (UPB, EIA, Eafit)

If you apply for this scholarship to study at one of our private partner universities and you are chosen to receive the scholarship, you will have a guaranteed place in the university.

You are not required to enroll in the admissions process of your preferred university before applying for the scholarship.

For public universities: (UdeA, UNAL-Sede Medellín)

You must be admitted to Systems Engineering at one of these universities to apply for the scholarship to study at the University of Antioquia or the Universidad Nacional Sede Medellín.

You must start your career in Systems Engineering in January 2024 if you are chosen to receive the scholarship. It is not possible to postpone the start of said undergraduate degree.

If you have graduated from high school in previous years, you can apply for the scholarship only if this is the first time you will access any higher education, technical, technological, or university study.

Yes, all Colombian citizens can apply if they are willing to reside in the Metropolitan Area of the Aburrá Valley during their university studies at one of the partner universities mentioned above.
This scholarship includes monthly financial support ranging from 1 to 1.5 SMMLV according to your current residence and if it involves moving to another city for your university studies.

Applying to the university of your choice is not a requirement to apply for the scholarship. However, if you want to guarantee a place in that university, regardless of whether or not you receive the scholarship, we recommend applying to the university on your own. This way, if you do not receive the scholarship, you will already be in the admission process at the university of your choice.

If you have additional questions about the programver+ tech scholarships please contact us at becas@velezreyesmas.com