Frequently Asked Questions

How do I apply for a scholarship?

Scholarship applications are open for limited events. Apply now

How can I get involved?

You can donate now. Your tax-deductible donation will help us build funds in order to make an award.

You can contact us about in-kind donations of tickets, travel credits, cryptocurrency, and other valueable, travel-related things.

We will form our selection committee once we have collected enough funds to make an award sustainably. You can volunteer your assistance by contacting us.

Who is behind this?

Code & Supply Scholarship Fund was started by three members of the Pittsburgh tech community:

  • Justin X. Reese, founder of Code & Supply Co. and Builder Code Works
  • Colin Dean, software engineer and veteran event organizer in the Pittsburgh area
  • Brian Wongchaowart, software engineer and philanthropist

Will the selection committee expand?

Certainly, as the organization grows its revenue and executes its core mission to award scholarships to deserving applicants.

How are my donations spent?

We are will be transparent! C&S Scholarship Fund is committed to financial transparency as a ยง501(c)3 charitable organization. It will regularly publish financial reports beyond IRS requirements in order to build the public trust in its mission.

What is the relationship between Code & Supply Scholarship Fund and Code & Supply Company?

Code & Supply Scholarship Fund, Inc. (CSSF) is a non-profit organization that was spun out of Code & Supply Company, LLC (C&S) after the success of the scholarship program at C&S’ Abstractions 2016 conference. The two are operated separately financially but share some of the same administrators, IT infrastructure, logos, and promotional channels.