This summer the South Big Data Hub is offering programs to bolster industry collaborations with academics across the Southern United States.
DataStart: The Southern Startup Internship Program in Data Science
Call for Proposals
Applications due May 1, 2016
DataStart provides graduate students from the *South region the opportunity to work with host data-related startup companies on data-intensive business challenges important to the company and relevant to the student’s course of study. Eligible graduate students will be paid for their work through a grant to the startup company, and it is up to the students to identify their proposed host company.
To read the full Call for Proposals & submit an application
The program is designed to facilitate connections between graduate students in data science-related fields and entrepreneurial firms in the South, helping to strengthen academic-industrial connections and enhancing the entrepreneurial culture in the South.