UX Career Accelerator Scholarship with Bitmaker

We’re excited to partner with skills accelerator Bitmaker to award a full scholarship to a RGD or Provisional RGD Member! Deadline for submissions is Friday, September 30 at 11:59pm EST.


The recipient will have their tuition covered for Bitmaker’s full-time UX & Product Design course starting on November 14, 2016 at the Toronto School, located at 220 King St. W. The value of this scholarship is approx. $9,000.
Apply for the scholarship by completing this online form.
Taught by industry professionals, immersive courses at Bitmaker are designed to help you get the skills you need to launch a new career. This particular course presents an opportunity for visual designers to fill in the gaps needed to get into user experience design.
UX & Product Design Course Description:
"Want to get into the exciting field of UX design? Learn how to design amazing app and web experiences. Whether you have some experience in another design discipline or are just a design enthusiast, this course will prepare you to jump into your first UX role. This isn't a typical, theory-heavy course. At Bitmaker, you'll develop your design chops with hands-on assignments everyday under the mentorship of industry pros. You bring it all together in a comprehensive portfolio project that demonstrates your new skills and design thinking."
Selection Rules

  • Deadline for submissions - September 30, 2016
  • Recipient selected by Bitmaker - October 15, 2016
Ongoing Discounts for RGD Members
If you’re interested in skill development at Bitmaker, all RGD Members receive an automatic discount of $1,250 off full-time learning or $375 off part-time learning. These discounts do not apply with other scholarships or discounts offered by Bitmaker. Simply inform Bitmaker of your RGD membership when applying!
About Bitmaker:
"Bitmaker is a leading tech skills accelerator. It starts by surrounding you with a cohort of highly motivated, entrepreneurial learners and a team of tech industry leaders. Its immersive programs have graduated hundreds of students and helped them launch new careers in tech. Hundreds more students have added skills to their existing career with our part-time classes."