Accelerator #5 14+
The participants graduated with skills for the creation of their own startups or becoming part of an existing one. The best students went through the ToT session and were granted the opportunity of becoming a Trainer Assistants of the vol. 2. A tailored program was provided for selected participants to become Trainers in the regions where they live and share the digital skills they acquired within the Accelerator #5. The best startup projects received an opportunity to enter ImpactAim Accelerator Program, where through a specially designed curriculum and mentorship, they were able to develop further their business projects. Within the first 6 months of the acceleration program several conferences, workshops, and hackathons were held in addition to business and tech training. These events exposed the students and already startupers to the local and global tech and business communities.
Accelerator #5 Kidz
Based on CoderDojo principles, the coding sessions for kids were mentored by volunteer representatives from the technology field – including programmers and project managers. Each club was organized and run by CoderDojo ambassador precisely selected by the project team, ideally from local communities. The ambassador was ensuring all the organizational duties and quality assurance of the local coding club. Whereas the mentors accompanied and guided kids through the wonderful world of codes. 24 kids were selected from Gyumri and 27 kids were selected from Vanadzor