Diversity & INCLUSION scholarshipS

Are you from a historically under-represented population in data science? You can go to the Judson Data Science bootcamp free.

You read that right!

 

Or your company can use its Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) funds to send a deserving under-represented student to the bootcamp!

 

Check out Judson's Diversity and Inclusion Initiative below!

HOW TO APPLY FOR AVAILABLE SCHOLARSHIPS YOURSELF!

After June 15th, 2019, all you need to do is go to the MyJudson "apply" page here. Fill out the form and check "Scholarship Requested."  Scholarship funds are distributed pending both funds availability and need.

 

HOW TO SEND A DESERVING STUDENT TO THE JUDSON DATA SCIENCE (JUDS) BOOTCAMP:

There are two ways to send a deserving student to the JUDS Bootcamp: 1) become a corporate or private sponsor or 2) become an academic partner. The specifics are below:

 

HOW TO BECOME A JUDS BOOTCAMP CORPORATE or PRIVATE SPONSOR:

Corporate or private sponsors have six benefits you can configure guided by our benefits team.  Funds can be

apportioned to any combination of the following benefits that you desire:

 

1. To underwrite the scholarships of deserving students in the bootcamp.

2. To underwrite our mentoring program which connects students with world-class data science mentors.

3. To send students to internship opportunities at corporations - including yours!

4. To build out the SaaS and cloud software and infrastructure (software) in our Data Science and Machine Learning Research Lab.

5. To purchase software and applications for deserving student for their ongoing use after the bootcamp.

6. To underwrite the computers our students will use.

 

Lastly, but quite importantly, your sponsorship dollars may be able to be doubled by matching grant monies for which JUDS is currently applying!

 

HOW TO BECOME A JUDS BOOTCAMP ACADEMIC PARTNER

The JUDS Bootcamp has three tiers of academic partners:

 

Tier One: JUDS Diversity and Inclusion Partners.  In this tier, Judson partners with colleges, universities, community colleges and advanced STEM high schools to place deserving students in the Bootcamp. These will be the deserving "at need" students that Judson will present to corporate diversity officers.  There is no cost to the Diversity Partner for this service.

 

Tier Two: JUDS Matching Grant Partners. In this tier, Judson partners with the same institutions as above but these institutions remit  at least one-half the funds for the Bootcamp's tuition to Judson and Judson will seek to match that amount with corporate diversity dollars.

 

Tier Three: JUDS Matching Student Program Partner. In this tier, Judson partners with the same institutions as above but those institutions put up all the funds for the Bootcamp tuition for at least one student. In this case Judson will will seek to match that amount with corporate diversity dollars.  In the event that Judson cannot meet this goal, the students will still be enrolled in the program.

 

To find out more about how to become a corporate or private sponsor, or an academic partner contact:

Kristen Egan, Vice President of Advancement at:

Address: 1151 North State Street, Elgin, IL. 60123

email: kristen.egan@judsonu.edu

CALL US  (630) 628-1125     Apply

JUDSON UNIVERSITY DATA SCIENCE BOOTCAMP

1151 N. State Street, Elgin, IL. 60123

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