Insight Enterprises (NASDAQ:NSIT), a Fortune 500 Solutions Integrator focused on driving client success through digital transformation, is proud to announce its partnership with Women in Cloud to offer leadership scholarships for women seeking to become Professional Agile Leaders. The partnership is designed to promote gender diversity in IT leadership roles and empower women to become effective leaders in Agile software development.
The leadership scholarships will provide women with access to Professional Agile Leadership Essentials training, which will teach them Scrum fundamentals and how to become effective leaders in Agile software development. The program is designed to help women acquire the skills needed to improve team performance, increase business value, better manage risks, engage stakeholders effectively, and deliver software faster.
The partnership with Women in Cloud is part of Insight’s commitment to promoting gender diversity in the IT industry and empowering women to pursue careers in technology. “We believe that diversity is the key to innovation, success and advancements in technology,” said Andrea Perkins, Vice President, Digital Enablement, Insight. “By partnering with Women in Cloud, we are able to offer leadership scholarships to women seeking to advance their careers in software development and help bridge the gender gap in the field.”
Women in Cloud is a community-led initiative that empowers women to pursue careers in technology and provides them with the resources and support they need to succeed. The organization is committed to promoting diversity and inclusion in the IT industry and creating a more equitable and inclusive workplace for women.
“We are thrilled to partner with Insight to offer leadership scholarships for women seeking to become Professional Agile Leaders,” said Chaitra Vedullapalli, co-founder of Women in Cloud. “This partnership is a testament to Insight’s commitment to promoting gender diversity in the IT industry and empowering women to pursue careers in technology. We look forward to working together to create a more equitable and inclusive workplace for women.”
The leadership scholarships are open all genders, ages, and backgrounds who are interested in pursuing a career in software development. Please review available opportunities as some require prior Scrum knowledge. To apply for the scholarship program or to learn more about Insight’s training and consulting services, please visit our WICxInsight page.