Reach the professional level that
the best tech companies are looking for

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Having the job of your dreams in one of the best technology companies in Latin America is poNo longer settle for finding an average job, get ready to find the best job in the top technology companies in Latin America.

A free program for college students who are part of the ver+ tech fellows community.

Mentorship and practical training

You will work on practical projects that will help you elevate your technical skills, while receiving guidance from world-class mentors who are experts in software engineering. 

Developing skills for a global job

You will develop the most relevant professional and durable skills required to work remotely in the technology industry.

Paid professional internship

You will have the opportunity to do an internship at the best Latin American tech companies, receiving technical support and constant mentoring to ensure your success during the internship.

Community and networking

You will connect with outstanding professionals in the technology industry and learn how to build a network of contacts that will serve you throughout your professional life.

Classes, workshops, and events

You will have access to English lessons that will enable you to reach the level necessary for technical conversations. Additionally, you can participate in workshops and events with experts in various areas to help you reach your full potential and stand out in your first job. 

The ver+ tech fellowship experience:

Accelerate your professional career with the support of those who have been part of the transformation of the technology industry in Latin America.

"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}

Our partners

With the ver+ tech fellowship, you will prepare to complete a world-class internship experience and secure your first job at the leading technology companies in Latin America.

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Join us in supporting and accelerating the potential of talented, young Colombians.

You can apply and be eligible to be a tech fellow if you meet the following criteria:

You are in the last semesters of a systems, software or related engineering program at a university in Colombia (7th semester onwards) or you completed a bootcamp or course that has given you very solid knowledge in programming;

Your socioeconomic condition is classified as level A, B or C in the SISBÉN system or you reside in strata 1 to 3.

You have solid knowledge and foundations in software development;

You are preparing for a role in software development;

You are interested and available to complete your internship during the second semester of 2024*.

*(you can request validation of this internship by your university in case that you are not yet eligible to do your internship for that semester);

Learn more about ver+ tech fellowship

You may apply and be eligible to be a tech fellow if you meet the following:

  • You are in the last semesters of a systems, software or related engineering program at a university in Colombia (7th semester onwards) or you completed a bootcamp or course that has given you very solid knowledge in programming;
  • You are of Colombian nationality and your socioeconomic condition is classified as level A, B or C in the SISBÉN system or you reside in strata 1 to 3;
  • You are available to do your business internship during the second semester of 2024 (you can request validation of this business internship from your university if you still need to be eligible to do your internship for that semester).

Training for the Colombia cohort begins in January 2024. The first months will be training and mentoring, and then in the second semester of 2024 you will enter the professional practice on dates to be agreed with the company.

There is no cost to be part of ver+ tech fellows. Both the application and access to the benefits of the program is free. Additionally, you will receive monthly financial support during the training stage from VélezReyes+ and then you will have a paid internship with the company.

This program will be intense but exciting! Every hour invested will be worth it! During the first 4 months of the program you will dedicate approximately 20 hours per week for training, of which: 2 will be sessions at a specific time and the other hours you invest in the schedules that best suit you and in coordination with your work team. The entire program is done virtually.

Reaching a top tech job requires much more than knowing how to code!

Reaching a top tech job requires much more than knowing how to code! In this program, you will learn in-depth ethical, practical and strategic skills as well as the appropriate mindset for software engineering based on the latest trends and technologies.

Through case studies and practical learning, you will learn to:

  • Develop software solutions with cloud-based architecture;
  • Design robust software deployment and monitoring processes from localhost to production;
  • Apply the latest techniques in data and artificial intelligence.
  • Explore critical technological opportunities for the future of Latin America.

Your professional profile will be presented to our partner companies in Colombia and Latin America. The companies will carry out their selection process and will subsequently choose the final candidate to whom they will offer the internship to.

We can guarantee that you will have access to a paid professional internship in one of our partner companies, but we cannot guarantee which one.

Our partner companies could offer you formal employment, depending on the performance and commitment you have shown during the internship period. However, employment is not guaranteed after completing the internship.