Student assistants working in the VPCIO area: Want to develop cutting-edge skills, learn problem-solving techniques or work on professional development?
The UBIT Innovative Technologies Award supports learning opportunities in transformative technology and innovation in digital environments. Two annual awards of up to $500* each are given for professional development or learning experiences designed to enhance UBIT Student Assistants’ technical, leadership and problem-solving capacities.
Past recipients have been awarded funding for:
Students must meet the following criteria for eligibility:
In addition, a student may only be awarded if:
UBIT employee mentors may be available to assist with the application and project implementation stage. Mentoring availability will be evaluated on a case-by-case basis, and will depend on the nature of the project and available resources. Please contact firstname.lastname@example.org for more information about mentoring.
Applicants should not use work hours in the VPCIO area to complete the application process or associated project.
*Taxes will automatically be taken out of the award check. The total award amount is subject to applicable taxes. Consult with your tax advisor if you have questions.
We are not accepting applications at this time.