Course Report’s take: Why they love the #YesWeCode Fund

It’s been a couple of weeks since we helped launch the #YesWeCode Fund, but excitement about the Fund (and the opportunity to expose even more people to the power of learning to code) hasn’t slowed one bit. Course Report was kind enough to feature the Fund last week as part of their “Scholarships We Love” series. We could have talked for hours about why initiatives like this are so important and why collaboration is key when it comes to making real change in the industry. 

Here’s how Course Report explained the awesomeness of the Fund:  Read More

Announcing a Cloudspace Scholarship for our Orlando Rails Course


If you’ve wanted to take the plunge into the world of full-time web development, Cloudspace and The Iron Yard are providing a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to start a new career with hands-on training, mentoring and job placement support in Orlando.

Cloudspace gives you the digital strategy and development resources to execute at startup speed.

Cloudspace is an internationally respected development shop with a strong emphasis on Ruby on Rails. We’re honored to have them on our Orlando Advisory Board and work with them on everything from guest lectures to tours and more.

Our Orlando campus will be running its second Ruby on Rails cohort starting on May 18th, and Cloudspace is partnering with us to provide a $3000 scholarship towards tuition, as well as the chance to speak at a Cloudspace meetup.

In order to apply for The Iron Yard’s Ruby on Rails class starting on May 18th, submit an application to The Iron Yard and write a short 250 word essay explaining what you would build when you graduate from The Iron Yard.

Click here to apply today.

Submissions will be judged jointly by The Iron Yard and Cloudspace. Be creative with your submission and excite us about the possibilities—we can’t wait to see what you come up with.

Don’t delay—class starts soon!