Directions Training Awards Scholarships Valued at $50,000 to Women in Technology Seeking Cloud Computing Certifications

As more and more businesses turn to the cloud to help drive their business transformation, we as technology professionals, need to look for ways to transform our skills.  Seizing this moment to skill-up is a tremendous opportunity for women in technology to attain high-valued cloud certifications and knowledge to position themselves for advancement.

Directions Training is a huge proponent of creating opportunities for women in technology to help close the employment, pay and culture gap

In 2020, our goal is to empower 100 women to achieve Cloud Training & Certifications.

Directions Training, a Microsoft Learning Partner and global provider of IT and professional development training, today announced the company has awarded 50 WiT CloudPower Scholarships for Microsoft Azure Fundamentals Certification, valued at over $50,000.

“There is an employment, pay and culture gap for women in the technology field,” said Jennifer Didier, Directions’ CEO. “Part of our mission as an educator is to find ways to help close that gap. As more and more organizations move to the cloud, the demand for cloud certified technical talent is going to continue to increase. The WiT CloudPower Scholarship Program helps women seize an opportunity to skill-up and position themselves for advancement.”