Udacity & Bertelsmann Tech Scholarships I Apply Today

Udacity is excited to announce that we are launching the third round of 1,600  
scholarships in cloud computing, data science, and artificial intelligence with  
Bertelsmann. This year’s scholarship will feature three new Nanodegree options, Azure  
Cloud Architect, Business Analytics, and Introduction to Machine Learning with  

The scholarship program is part of a three-year commitment by Bertelsmann to fund  
50,000 tech scholarships for students to learn with Udacity.  

About the Bertelsmann Technology Scholarship 

With today’s changing landscape, the demand for skilled professionals in cloud  
technology, business analytics, artificial intelligence, and machine learning is multiplying 
across disciplines and industries. The goal of the Bertelsmann Technology Scholarship  
Program is to empower individuals with the skill sets to jumpstart their careers in our  
increasingly digital world. 

Our first scholarship phase ended successfully in September 2020 with graduates now  
ready to apply their new skills. Currently, our third phase is starting with another two- 
stage scholarship.  

“The world of work is becoming increasingly digital, with digital skills becoming more  
and more important in every industry. Bertelsmann’s media, services, and educational  
offerings make us a leader in many areas of the digital world; we deal intensively with  
the opportunities opened up by new technologies. Accordingly, we see it as our  
responsibility to empower as many people as possible to be successful in the digital  
world, and to support policymakers in this. This is why we are launching, together with  
Udacity, a global corporate-training initiative in the fields of Cloud, Data, and Artificial  


Applicants can apply for one of three tech learning paths — Cloud, Data, or AI — then  
15,000 recipients will be selected to participate in one of the following two-month-long  
challenge courses.  

The top 1,600 students from the initial challenge courses will earn a full Nanodegree  
program scholarship in their chosen track. Upon graduation, graduates will have  
acquired in-demand data, AI, or cloud computing skills to launch or advance their  
careers in our tech-driven economy. 

How to Apply for the Bertelsmann Technology Scholarship 

Learn more about the Bertelsmann Technology scholarship program. You must be 18  
years or older to apply, and applications will close on November 30, 2021. We look  
forward to reviewing your scholarship application and welcoming you to the Udacity  
classroom soon. Good luck! 

Eraina Ferguson
Eraina Ferguson
Eraina Ferguson is the Marketing and Communications Manager at Udacity. Her recent monologue, Listen to Her, was read by actress Marla Gibbs and featured at the WACO Theatre’s 50in50 event. Her writing has been featured on NBC Universal, Red Tricycle, LA Parents Magazine, and the LA Times. Eraina lives in California with her husband and children.