DATE: NOV 3, 2021

A new program plans to give veterans and military spouses interested in the tech industry free education, paid fellowships at one of 400 employers nationwide, and access to a network of employers looking to hire.

Announced Tuesday via a webinar, the program, known as Career Forward, is operated by the U.S. Chamber of Commerce Foundation’s Hiring Our Heroes and funded through a $10 million grant from Google. The funding pays for 8,000 participants to use the program.