Acquia launched Acquia U, a program to train and employ career changers and college grads in Drupal, its open-source social publishing system.
The Acquia U program will hire professionals as client advisors, provide them six weeks of paid training, and then hire them into Acquia or one of Acquia's partners. According to Acquia, Drupal has over 3,000 open positions listed on Indeed.com.
Acquia is a commercial open-source software company. It provides products, services, and technical support for Drupal websites.