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Blockchain (Career Track).

$0 Up-front. Part-time: 10-15hrs /week.

Your bridge into a Silicon-valley tech career working remotely as a Blockchain Developer, dApp Developer + more.

Learn: Smart Contracts & dApp development + more alongside top industry mentors.

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LOCATION

Online - anywhere in the world. The majority of the program can be taken asynchonously with office hours being one of the main synchronous components.

PAYMENT OPTIONS

1. $0 up-front + $19,000 maximum repayment via our deffered fee agreement. See our FAQ for details.

2. $9,500 up-front.

Optional: Build Challenge (4 weeks)

In order to participate in one of the Bridge programs, you first need to either a) demonstrate basic competence in the required track skills through a previous project or b) join our monthly build challenge.

Phase 1 (Weeks 1-8): Project Phase & Personal Mentorship

For this phase you'll be matched with a personal mentor who will provide you feedback on your project. The project will map to the new skills you've acquired and would like to take to the next level.

Phase 2 (Weeks 8-12): Interview Prep & Interviews

During this phase you'll run practice interviews and challenges and get feedback. You'll also be connected with companies to interview with based on your target job title. You may repeat this phase as much as you need to before receiving offers.

Optional: Onboarding Bootcamp

Some employers may opt to have you enter a special on-boarding bootcamp where you will learn the specifics of your new employer's tech stack from top to bottom so you can hit the ground running. This phase is optional and is required by some employers and not others.

Optional: Post-Grad Apprenticeship

We also offer an optional 3-9 month long paid apprenticeship program through one of our network of hiring partners. Apprenticeships pay cost-of-living stipends and can be a good bridge into your new career.

PROGRAM BENEFITS
  • - 1:1 Mentorship from leading industry experts
  • - Private TA + Discussion Forum Access
  • - Lifetime Curriculum Access
  • - Resume Review + Professional Headshots
  • - Access to Alumni Network of Jobs

Application Process

Our three step process to joining.

Online Application

Complete a 10-15 minute application covering your background, goals, and experience.

Fit Interview & Challenge

Take our short challenge to prove your skills, followed by a short interview to assess your fit for our program.

Accept & Start

If accepted, we'll send you an offer. Select a payment plan, or choose from one of our financing options.






Featured Hiring Partners

Our hiring partners provide training materials, beta developer tools and access to real problems & projects.

Dharma

Dharma is a generic, permissionless protocol for issuing, underwriting, and administering debt instruments.

Blockstack

Blockstack is a new digital ecosystem that users, not big Internet companies, control and users can move seamlessly.

Hydrogen

The Hydrogen Atom platform has powerful modules built for fintech powered by light, modular, global REST APIs.

Interested in becoming a hiring partner?

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Our Mentors

Ramon Recuero

Ramon Recuero
Maker. Product Lead at @ZeppelinOrg, Previously: @ycombinator

Preston Van Loon

Preston Van Loon
@prylabs #BUIDL @Ethereum 2.0. Formerly: @Google. scale or die

Prabhaav Bhardwaj

Prabhaav Bhardwaj
Cofounder/CEO @Stealthy, a decentralized & encrypted P2P chat app focused on privacy.

Justin Hunter

Justin Hunter
Writer. Founder of @graphitedocs.

Sina Habibian

Sina Habibian
Ethereum Foundation + other early experiments using Ethereum

Robert Bent

Robert Bent
@ethereum Advisor, @truebitprotocol first hire @ethprize @ETHSecurity

Jaynti Kanani

Jaynti Kanani
Bringing massive scale to Ethereum as Co-founder & CEO @maticnetwork

Doris Schioberg

Doris Schioberg
VP of Engineering @Cruzeo_io, Founder @Mooqita, Lecturer @UCB

Kartik Mandaville

Kartik Mandaville
Founder @ SpringRole, Ex CTO @ Science, Advising Science, Burst

Frequently Asked Questions

Is Bridge a Coding Bootcamp?

No. Our program is built for experienced developers, looking to gain new skills and uplevel their careers.

How long does the program last?

Our default part-time program lasts for 3 months, 10-15hrs per week. The full-time program lasts for twelve weeks and is a 50-60hrs per week commitment.

Why is there a deposit required?

Once you are accepted we ask for a $100 USD deposit to secure your spot. Your deposit will be refunded after you complete the first program phase.

How much do I pay in total?

You will never pay more than the total repayment cap for your track. Payments are made month by month as a % of your salary, only if you are making above a certain amount.

Can I see an example fee agreement?

Yes, you can see the default template agreement that we use here. Our deffered fee program is not a loan and you can think of it like a 'reverse recruiting fee'.

How do I know if i'm qualified to join?

Please read the specific track requirements before applying. Most candidates have at least 2+ years of programming experience w/ general web or mobile development.

Can I enroll from anywhere?

As long as you have a reliable internet connection to join in on weekly office hours calls with your mentor.

Can I participate while employed?

Sure! Many of our applicants manage to balance full-time jobs as well as our program.

I’d like to start my own company. Should I apply?

It depends, but if your primary interest is starting a company, you should apply to Y Combinator.

How many Bridge applicants come from outside the U.S?

Over 80% of Bridge applicants come from outside the U.S. We strongly encourage International applicants to apply.


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