GitHub Universe Scholarship Application
GitHub Universe is a conference for the builders, planners, and leaders defining the future of software. Join today’s students, nonprofits, software developers, maintainers, and teams for two days of break-out talks, and expert panels covering technical topics and big ideas alike across five tracks: enterprise, open-source, ecosystem, skills, and product.
As part of our ongoing commitment in ensuring GitHub’s conferences are accessible and inclusive to people from all walks of life, we’re excited to offer free tickets through our Community Partners and our Individual Scholarship Program:

Event Date: November 13 - 14, 2019
Event Address: Palace of Fine Arts in San Francisco

First Name *
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Last Name *
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How do you self-identify: *
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Email Address *
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GitHub User ID *
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Where are you based? *
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Have you received a scholarship to attend a GitHub conference before? *
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If you received a scholarship from us, can you let us know what conference that was to? *
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Are you enrolled in any of the following: *
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Per your answer to the previous question, where are you enrolled? *
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If selected for a scholarship ticket, will you be able to attend both conference days? *
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Will you be over the age of 18 on September 9th? *
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Tell us why you should receive a free scholarship ticket to GitHub Universe? *
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What is your current profession? *
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If you are currently employed, where do you work? *
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And what do you do there? *
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How great is your need for a free ticket? *
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Where did you hear about GitHub Universe Scholarships? *
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Do you agree to our terms and conditions? Availability is limited. We may not be able to accommodate every request. Each application will be reviewed by a diverse team of GitHubbers, and tickets issued according to need and suitability. Applications must be received by 12pm PST Monday, Sept 9th. Applicants under the age of 18 are not eligible. If you are selected, we will contact you by email by Monday, Sept 16th, and you must confirm your attendance in writing by Friday, Sept 20th. GitHub will not contact unsuccessful applicants. We will not be covering any additional costs related to your trip. While the scholarship ticket will give you free access to the whole event, you will need to arrange and cover your own transportation, accommodation, and associated expenses. You have read the GitHub Universe Code of Conduct (https://githubuniverse.com/code-of-conduct/) and agree that you will adhere to it during the conference. By marking the 'Yes' box, you agree to these terms and conditions. *
As indicated in the Terms and Conditions above, this scholarship only covers the cost of the ticket to Universe can you confirm that you are able to pay for your own travel/lodging to and from San Francisco, CA? *
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