Etsy Narrows the Gender Gap with a Coding Scholarship for Women

Web development is dominated by dudes, so Etsy's giving out 20 scholarships to ladies who want to get better at coding.

Etsy may be better known for knit products than coded ones, but the company just announced that it’s teaming up with Hacker School, a three-month coding program in New York City, to give out scholarships to women who want to become better programmers. The tech world has long been a boys’ club—not even one in five software developers are women—and the idea is to take a stab at evening out the gender inequality a bit.

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