About

Per Scholas, a non-profit founded in the South Bronx, brings in-depth expertise both training and coaching individuals towards successful careers in technology. For over twenty years, Per Scholas has bridged the gap between business need and community talent. 

Platform by Per Scholas is a newly launched line of customized training tracks, which put our students in direct hiring pipelines with major technology employers. New course offerings within Platform will support public/private partnerships and expand training options to link directly to careers in tech. This model with strengthen the local communities we serve and offer each business partner a reliable talent pipeline that is trained to fill their hiring gaps.  

Please read below to learn more about Per Scholas or visit the website, here. 


Our Story

For over twenty years Per Scholas has bridged the gap between business need and community talent. The organization has pioneered an employer-facing model that leverages community and talent networks to fill existing jobs in the marketplace.

"Per Scholas is a valuable partner because of our ability to adapt quickly to industry and market demands" says Plinio Ayala, CEO and President of Per Scholas. "At the very core of this initiative is a renewed commitment to scaling our model to benefit the communities we serve and provide buisnesses access to quality local talent."