Students Internship Program.

Start early. Learn and start building software that matter while schooling, and join a top global company immediately after school.

Become a Johnny Worker.

Learn. Work. Get recruited

SIP is an opportunity for students to learn how to code early and apply their new skills in building real products while still in school, and thereafter, get recruited. It is open to students with interest in software development, all over Africa, willing to put in the extra work of combining schooling with active coding.

How SIP Works

Becoming a Johnny Worker in 5 steps.


Think you have what it takes to become a "Rockstar" Engineer. Start your journey by applying. Application is free.

Start Homestudy.

Software engineering requires personal commitment. A lot of what you will do in the program would be you first. To get on-board, show us what you can become on your own. Download Guide

Take Assessment.

In order to participate in the program, you will go through a remote assessment process to prove that you can pick up little skills without too much guidance. Successful students are then offered admission into program.

Make Payment.

Students offered admission into the program will be required to pay the token attached to the program within a time frame. Timely payment is necessary to avoid a withdrawal of the admission offered.

Get On-boarded.

Get exclusive mentorship while learning, with our world-class curriculum. The faster you learn, the faster you can access internships and get on our payroll. Acquire more technical experience working with the best startups, and at the end of the program, get recruited.

Who should Apply?

  • Second year students in any African university.

  • Interested in building a carrer in software engineering.

  • Can combine school work and software development.

  • More concerned about career development and skill, than CGPA*.

  • Willingness to work through your school days, until you drop your pen!

*It is not going to be easy, but you must be willing to succeed at both.

What are the Benefits?

  • Receive expert software mentorship and guidance.

  • Start doing real work even as a student.

  • Build a professional portfolio while schooling.

  • Earn stipends while working.

  • Get recruited immediately after school.


  • Web Application Development

  • Mobile Application Development


  • You are an identifiable student in junior year.

  • Basic knowledge of how to use a computer.

  • No knowledge of programming is required, but ready to put in personal effort.

  • Have access to a personal or university computer, and active internet connectivity.



$150/mth (for 3 months)

*Discounts and Scholarships available.


Until Graduation



Frequently Asked Questions

If you have any questions related to SIP, this should help.

What is SIP?

It is a remote fellowship that helps students interested in a career in software engineering learn and work while in school, and get hired afterwards.

Is it only open to students?

Yes. It is only open to students of higher education with at least 2 years to graduation. If you are not a student, kindly join the A-XPerience.

Do I need experience to start SIP?

Absolutely not. You do not need any software experience to start, but you would need to have a basic knowledge of how to use a computer, and be willing to learn the basics on your own.

What will I learn?

We have two paths - Web and Mobile development. Depending on your preference, we will help you learn how to build software that matter. Your learning path will consist of HTML/CSS, Javascript, React/React Native, DevOps, etc.

What is the cost of the fellowship?

The SIP is only $300.

Why should I pay, especailly when I can learn on my own?

First of all, what you pay is just a token, and not enough value compared to your learning experience. Moreover participating in this fellowship guarantees you work, where you earn back your commitment and more.

What kind of support would I receive?

  • Pair programming & Mentor support.
  • Regular Code reviews.
  • Group discussions and collaboration.
  • General support and discussions.

How flexible is the program?

The program is very flexible. You are in charge of your own learning. You determine how quickly you can start working and earning, by pacing yourself through your learning path.

When is the SIP start and application deadline?

Our fellowship runs throughout the year. We have several cohorts that begin at specific times of the year. The application deadline for each cohort is at most 1 month to the starting date.

What is your mission at Tribesquare?

Our mission is to create a global workforce of experienced software engineers, and together help build the next biggest startups and tech businesses. We hope to become the number one provider of software talents out of Africa.

How does Tribesquare compare to other alternatives?

  • Our program is completely remote.
  • It is highly affordable, and you start earning, while still building your career.
  • You are not alone. You reaceive guided learning through pair programming, one-on-one mentoring and support.
  • You access internships to grow your experience and build a world-class portfolio while learning.
  • You get recruited at a top technology company on completing program.


Tribesquare is a software talent and product development company that develops experienced entry level software talents, recruiters never have to retrain. We’re creating a workforce of competent software talents, and together, building the next biggest tech startups.

  Visit Us

TribeHQ, Office A16, Holly-Field Complex, High-tension,
Aroma, Awka South,
Anambra State.

  Ring Us:


  Say hello to us: