LACI is building a more diverse and inclusive ecosystem that integrates women, people of color and other under-represented groups into the cleantech sector. To do this, we are recruiting candidates for a workforce development pipeline to LACI startup companies and the tech sector overall. The LACI APC Fellowship Program is a multi-tiered workforce training pipeline program to provide promising candidates with technical training, interpersonal skills, and industry-recognized certifications to help them succeed.
Fellows will receive a monthly stipend of $800 if selected to participate in the 12-week internship.
Students in the Two Week Bootcamp and the Three Month Internship will gain industry-recognized credentials:
Autodesk software, Machining, Electronics
Problem-solving, Teamwork, Communication, Listening and Creativity
The program is supported by the California Workforce Development Board, Wells Fargo, AnnenbergTech, and The Los Angeles Department of Water and Power, and is brought to you by the Los Angeles Cleantech Incubator (LACI).
About the Advanced Prototyping Center
The LACI Advanced Prototyping Center (APC) is a world-class collection of machines, labs and shops staffed by experts who are ready to share and teach their skills. A community of entrepreneurs, artists, inventors and startups working in a state-of-the-art collaborative workspace, APC capabilities include a waterjet, CNC mill, CNC lathe, 3D and Roland large format printing, and more. Find out more at laci.org/apc
The Los Angeles Cleantech Incubator (LACI), a private nonprofit organization, is creating an inclusive green economy by unlocking innovation (working with startups to accelerate the commercialization of clean technologies), transforming markets (through partnerships in transportation, energy and sustainable cities) and enhancing communities (through workforce development, pilots and other programs). Founded as an economic development initiative by the City of Los Angeles and its Department of Water & Power (LADWP), LACI is recognized as one of the most innovative business incubators in the world by UBI. In the past seven years, LACI has helped 78 portfolio companies raise $221M in funding, $220M in revenue, create 1,750 jobs, and deliver more than $393M in long term economic value. Learn more at laci.org