Plan9 TechHub Opens Applications for Freelancers

Plan9 TechHub is taking a new round of applications from Pakistani freelancers who wish to become a part of its co-working space.

Promising freelancers are invited to join the initiative and work in an ecosystem of ease and comfort, with the potential to gain mentoring and guidance for their projects as well as network with other prominent freelancers.

Plan9 TechHub’s aim is to provide a dedicated platform to freelancers, through which they may channel their skills and enable themselves to contribute to the national economy. The initiative is backed by the Punjab Information Technology Board (PITB). The center is located at the Arfa Software Technology Park in Lahore.

Who can apply?

Applications are open to all Pakistani nationals who have demonstrated freelance experience in the past on a local or international level. There is no age restriction for the applicants.

What is the criteria for selection?

Candidates will be selected on the basis of their past experience as a freelancer as well as their online freelancing profile. Those who are shortlisted will then be invited for a short interview with the Plan9 TechHub management.

What benefits can selected applicants expect?

Applicants that are selected can expect both tangible and intangible benefits, namely:

  • Work space
  • Internet
  • Office furniture and supplies
  • Uninterrupted power supply
  • Heating/air-conditioning
  • Networking opportunities
  • Conducive environment
  • Access to selected Plan9 events

The selected freelancers will be able to avail these benefits for a period of one quarter, after which they will be required to apply for the next round of applications, should they wish to continue utilizing the TechHub.

What is the deadline?

The application process has already commenced and will last until March 22, 2015. Those who are interested may apply here.

 


  • Ghulam.e.Ahmed

    appreciable step…

  • Fahad Hashmi

    Nice initiative…