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NCF HBCU Innovation Summit

by Megan Crowley-Watson -

NCF HBCU Innovation Summit

 

The UNCF HBCU Innovation Summit is an annual event that connects HBCU computer science & technology-focused students to Silicon Valley tech companies. During the summit, students have a chance to meet and directly engage company executives, engineers, and recruiters from the world's top companies including Google, Adobe, Salesforce, Walmart e-commerce, and many more. Each year, dozens of Summit participants are offered internships and jobs at the summit tech-career fair.  

  

Quite frankly, this is an opportunity that can change lives (previous HBCU Silicon Valley Summit -   )

  

Students who participate in this event will have exclusive access to panels and speakers from a variety of companies where they will learn about how to navigate tech industries such as: Software Engineering, FinTech/Financial Engineering, Esports and Gaming, Artificial Intelligence (AI) and Machine Learning (ML) and Tech Entrepreneurship.  Finally, the event will culminate with a virtual tech career fair where students can interact with company recruiters.  

  

Eligibility:  Students should be currently enrolled in an HBCU, majoring in Computer Science or related CS/IT major and interested in pursuing a career in the tech industry.  Please make sure you apply now!  

  

The application deadline is Wednesday, October 14 

 

Students should apply Here or  https://scholarships.uncf.org/ToProgram/ICESummit 


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