The Palisadoes Foundation was created was conceived by a group of technology professionals interested in assisting in the continued development new and existing technologies in Jamaica.
The Annual Calico Challenge
Each year our Calico Challenge program provides summer internships for Jamaican based university students. Each student works of an open source software project under the guidance of an industry mentor. Stipends are paid upon reaching predefined milestones.
Internationally Competitive Software Engineers
Since 2015 our participating students have gone on to work for well known companies in Jamaica and Silicon Valley. Listen to what past student Javon Davis has to say about Palisadoes.
The Palisadoes Foundation was conceived by a group of Jamaican technology professionals interested in assisting in the continued development new and existing technologies in Jamaica.
The Palisadoes Foundation LLC is a registered 501(c)(3) non-profit organization registered in California.