Conferences Scholarships

React.Js Conf

Sponsored by Facebook.


React.js Conf




Grand Hyatt Marriott – San Francisco, CA


February 22nd to 23rd, 2016


Diversity Scholarship Recipient

  • Selected December 2015
  • 1 of 40 selected
  • Paid registration fee for the React.js Conf February 22 & 23 in downtown San Francisco, CA
  • Paid lodging expenses for February 21, 22, 23


As a diversity scholarship recipient, all expenses were taken care of.

A few folks from Norfolk.js and I were able to attend React.js Conf together and it was so much fun!

I even met a Fullstack Academy alumnus from my cohort while there!

By Frances Coronel

Frances Coronel is a software engineer specializing in UI development on the Customer Acquisition Team at Slack where her mission is to make your working life simpler, more pleasant, and more productive.

She has been working professionally as a developer since 2015 and holds a Bachelors in Computer Science from Hampton University and a Masters in Computer Science from Cornell Tech.

Outside of Slack, Frances is an Executive Director of Techqueria, a 501c3 nonprofit that serves the largest community of Latinx in Tech in the US.

She also supports Code Nation as a member of their Bay Area Leadership Council and the Latino Community Foundation as a member of their Latinos in Tech Giving Circle.