2016 Creative Code Apprenticeship for Girls with Dolby Laboratories

Over the course of 10 weeks six Bay Area girls (ages 15-18) will be awarded Creative Code Apprenticeships to work alongside two female Creative Code artists and develop an interactive artwork for the renowned Dolby Laboratories' Digital Ribbon Screen on Market Street.
  • Applications close: October 10th at midnight.
  • Selection Announcement: October 13th
  • Development period with weekly classes: October 17th - January 18th.
  • Exhibition Opening: TBD (Late January 2017).
  • Youth Workshops: TBD (Mid February 2017).
Selected Apprentices Receive:
  • Training in creative coding languages (HTML, CSS & Processing) which are both artistic and technically balanced in structure.
  • Experience in the artmaking process, including creation, development and installation of a publicly accessible digital artwork through mentorship from professional artists.
  • Opportunity to mentor their own peers by leading a workshop on the knowledge they have gained during the apprenticeship.
  • Access to cutting edge technology resources and facilities located at both Gray Area and Dolby Laboratories.
  • A stipend to support their creative development.
  • 36 hours of weekly team development meetings, both onsite and virtual.
  • 6 hours of scheduled install time.
  • 6 hours of workshop preparation and facilitation.
We are looking for Applicants who:
  • Have some experience with code.
  • Are inquisitive and eager to learn.
  • Are excited to get creative.
  • Identify as girls (ages 15-18).

Dolby Laboratories

Dolby Laboratories creates audio, video, and voice technologies that transform entertainment and communications in mobile devices, at the cinema, at home, and at work.