LEAP Engineering Acceleration Program (LEAP) is an immersive, 16-week diversity program that provides participants with real-world development experience. The program combines traditional classroom learning with hands-on projects.
Microsoft strives to be a company that seeks and supports diverse perspectives while fostering a culture of inclusion and mutual respect for talented engineers of all backgrounds. The LEAP program provides an alternative approach to talent sourcing, leveraging modern models and venues to find the passionate and capable talent that may be otherwise overlooked.
"The LEAP program was exactly what I was looking for. Not only was I provided with a basis for success by the lectures led by professional Microsoft developers and the support through projects. They also instill great confidence in you that allows you to push through challenging obstacles."
"This program has had an incredible influence on my tech journey. I'm very inspired by the senior engineers who are involved in the program."
"Being a part of the LEAP internship program is like a dream come true for me. Intense and immense training sessions. I loved the fast paced learning. Lectures by expert professionals and challenging assignments are something I always looked forward to."
"THE BEST PROGRAM if you want to start/get back into your career in the Software Industry."