About Next Gen
Next Gen Creators is on a mission to bridge the talent <> knowledge gap in the Caribbean tech ecosystem. Our work is focused on providing the tools and resources for youth in the region to learn tangible skills and build ideas.
Next Gen Creators is a nonprofit organization started in 2015 to help provide a platform from aspiring and existing developers in the Caribbean to showcase their skills and create solutions to the world’s biggest problems.
Over the years our work has shifted to focus on supporting early stage tech and entrepreneurial talent cultivate their skills. Our flagship programs provide opportunities for youth across a diverse range of interest, expertise and background to collaborate. Through our mentorship and partnership network our community members are able to access a plethora of opportunities.
We’ve had tremendous impact supporting young tech talent in Jamaica. Our team works with these budding developers to find mentors, launch ventures and gain access to the resources needed to scale their efforts.
Below you can hear Gaurnett’s story.
Gaurnett Flowers, ’17 Diamond Challenge Winner
Engineering Practicum Intern at Google