QuantHub Student Opportunities

7th – 10th Grade: STEM Camp Scholarships

QuantHub is awarding scholarships up to $500 to talented 7th-10th grade students interested in attending a summer science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) camp or program hosted by an Alabama college or university. Get inspired at your dream school this summer!

Scholarship winners will be selected by a panel of reviewers based on factors including: demonstrated interest in data-driven STEM careers, engagement in the QuantHub platform, academic excellence, and extracurricular involvement. 

Scholarships will be paid directly to the host school or camp provider. Parental consent and a signed media release will be required before a scholarship is awarded.

      • Must be a student in 7th-10th grade enrolled in an Alabama middle or high school during the 2023-2024 academic year
      • Have an active QuantHub student account and demonstrate engagement in the platform by mastering skills and earning Neurons
        • Visit https://upskill.quanthub.com/join/PKzNhxTi and use your school email address to create an account.
        • Suggested goals for a strong application: Earn 10,000+ Neurons, master 10+ skills, or routinely spend ~1 hr/week learning in QuantHub
      • Submit a scholarship application form no later than May 1, 2024
        • At time of application, provide the name of a STEM-focused residential or day camp you hope to attend in summer 2024
        • Email kbickett@quanthub.com  if you need help.

    11th & 12th Grade: Data Science Internships

    With generous support from Innovate Alabama, QuantHub is proud to launch Alabama Data Scholars, an 8-week summer internship and skills development program designed to introduce high school juniors and seniors across the state to high-demand careers in the growing field of data science.

    The inaugural class of 25 Alabama Data Scholars will be selected from a pool of Finalists and placed into internships with innovative organizations leveraging data to make a positive impact on the state.

    During the program session, Scholars will also:

      • Build valuable skills in data analysis, visualization, business analytics, statistics, Python, and SQL
      • Gain exposure to emerging artificial intelligence and machine learning (AI/ML) applications
      • Explore academic opportunities at Alabama colleges and universities
      • Hear from special guest speakers
      • Participate in professional development and mentoring activities
      • Network with industry leaders and a diverse cohort of like-minded peers
      • Receive a $500 scholarship awarded upon successful program completion.

    Applications are open through March 1, and any Alabama high school junior or senior who will be at least 16 years old by June 1 is eligible to participate.

    No prior experience or skills are necessary to apply. Students interested in science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM) careers may benefit most from participation, but all students eager to learn are welcome and encouraged to submit an application. 

    Virtual and in-person internship opportunities will be available, and Scholars must be able to commit approximately 20 hrs/week to both “live” and asynchronous activities for the duration of the program.

    Application review will begin after the March 1 deadline. Finalists will be announced by March 15. 

    Finalists will be determined based on a combination of factors including: interest in data science careers and data skills development, academics and extracurricular involvement, engagement in QuantHub, and a demonstrated desire to innovate and drive positive change in Alabama. 

    The 2024 Data Scholars cohort and internship assignments will be announced on or before May 1.

    We are limited to 25 Scholars for the summer 2024 program.

    Questions? Email Kelsey Bickett, Program Manager, at kbickett@quanthub.com

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