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GitHub Education

GitHub Education

With GitHub Education, your work will speak for itself.

Build your portfolio, grow your network, and level up your skills.

Get benefits for students

Throw a hackathon at your school

GitHub First-time Hackathon Grant ship logo

Hackathons are creative events where students learn, build, and share technical projects in just a few days. For first-time hackathons, GitHub will help you ship your first event with a $1,000 grant through our friends at Major League Hacking.

Apply for a grant

At a hackathon?

We’ve got goodies to help you out this very minute.

Get some inspiration

Use GitHub for your project

MLH Hackathon Starters, Powered by GitHub

Get started quickly

Use the the Flask Hackathon Starter or the Node.js Hackathon Starter from GitHub and Major League Hacking to get your application up and running faster.

The easiest way to give a GitHub workshop at your event

Host an event that's smaller than a hackathon but just as fun. MLH Localhost provides content and support to help you organize academic events. Get started with a GitHub workshop.

Host a workshop

Join the team as a GitHub Intern

Every summer we welcome talented interns in engineering, marketing, sales, legal--even education. As a GitHub intern, you’ll work directly with Hubbers in our HQ in San Francisco, and get direct experience from GitHubbers on real projects.

Join the team

Applications open in the fall semester for the following summer.