2017 UNCF HBCU INNOVATION SUMMIT

Oct 25-29, 2017– Silicon Valley

Committed to building productive HBCU innovation ecosystems and connecting them to Silicon Valley and tech hubs across the country

100 students and 25 faculty representing HBCU Computer Science/Engineering programs across the country are headed to Silicon Valley

Student Applications are open NOW

 

Main Features:

  • Tech Treks: Google, eBay, Pure Storage, VISA, NetApp & more
  • Faculty  & Student Computer Science Workshops
  • Technical Student Career Fair

Benefits:

UNCF will cover travel, lodging and food costs for the trip

Student Application Eligibility: 

MINIMUM GPA: 3.0

RESIDENCY STATUS: U.S. Citizen, U.S. national or permanent resident

ACADEMIC CLASSIFICATION

College Freshman, College Sophomore, College Junior, College Senior

MAJORS:

Aerospace Engineering, Computer Engineering, Computer Information Systems, Computer Science, Computer Technology, Electrical Engineering, Engineering Technology, Information Systems, Information Technology, Mechanical Engineering

Student Application Instructions:

You must submit a resume in one of the following formats in order to be selected to attend the 2017 Summit

 

Helpful Resume Tips

Familiarize yourself with the Tech Companies we are visiting

 

SUMMIT EXPECTATIONS

  • All scholars must arrive to the Summit by October 25 at 1 pm EST
  • All scholars will depart the morning of October 29

 

Interested in sponsoring a Tech Tour, Workshop or participating in the Career Fair?

 

 

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