Best NonProfits to Work For by the NonProfit Times, April 2017

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Year Up Baltimore Receives the Maryland Cybersecurity Trailblazer Diversity Award, March 2017

On Wednesday, March 22, 2017 the Cybersecurity Association of Maryland met for its inaugural awards celebration. Convening at Baltimore’s Visionary Art Museum in the Inner Harbor at the base of Federal Hill, Maryland Cybersecurity celebrated some of the state’s leaders in information security practice and innovation.

Year Up Baltimore took the Cybersecurity Diversity Trailblazer award. Based at Baltimore City Community College, Year Up prepares students working toward their degree with an intensive career-preparation program that includes professional coaching, hands-on skill development, and internships at leading companies. 

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Walmart Foundation – State Giving Program Award, 2016

The Walmart Foundation awards Year Up Baltimore $25K in support of our growth to 80 students per cohort starting in January 2017.

E & M Learning for Connected Collaborative Teaching and Learning Communities, 2015

Year Up won for its design and delivery of a number of courses, including the Career Ready Toolkit, Social Media Digital Footprint, and its preparatory Front-End Web Development course.

As with the Optimas Gold Award we won in 2014 from Workforce Magazine for executing on our E-&-M-Learning vision and strategy, we will also include this International award in all of our grant applications, marketing material and devo opportunities. Thanks to the Academic Directors for implementing and enabling this success.

About the IELA Awards

The International E-Learning Awards are given each year for the best work in e-learning, mobile learning, and blended learning, in two divisions: Academic and Business/Industry. All submissions are evaluated by the IELA Awards Committee, who look for a variety of attributes. These include, among others, educational soundness and effectiveness, usability, and overall significance.

Best NonProfits to Work For by the NonProfit Times, 2014

Workforce Magazine Optimas Gold, 2014

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