Fueling Indy's Next Generation of Tech Talent

For Central Indiana rising high school Juniors and Seniors, Catapult is a yearlong immersive experience that helps students aspiring for a career in technology to develop technical and workplace skills, authentic peer relationships, a passion for community service and deep roots for a lifelong personal and professional connection to Indianapolis.

  • Technical Skills Instruction

    Technical Skills Instruction

    To develop baseline programming skills, students participate in a 3-week coding fundamentals bootcamp. The skills are complemented with lessons in design thinking.

  • Industry <br/>Connections


    From workplace visits to guest speakers to 1:1 coaching, students develop the relationships needed to form both a personal and professional connection to Indianapolis.

  • Community & Civic Engagement

    Community & Civic Engagement

    Students engage in experiential learning, discovery and informative sessions designed to foster a personal relationship with Indianapolis and spark an interest in civic engagement.

  • College & Career Readiness

    College & Career Readiness

    Industry-led workshops equip students with the knowledge required to get and keep a job in hi-tech. The focus is on the crucial workplace skills employers seek but often find lacking.

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We are committed to do everything within our power to ensure any high school student with an attitude and aptitude for tech is set on a path to make his/her career dreams come true.

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