Data Science for Social Good Programs

The programs listed below are just a few opportunities of many for students who are interested in data science. We encourage students to search Handshake and Idealist for more opportunities and to contact Bates Purposeful Work for more guidance.

 *F-1 visa holders are not eligible for internships outside their major area of study.  For more information, students should consult with Shelley Palmer in the Center for Global Education.

Program Institution Application Deadline (2022 Season) Eligibility
Data Science for Social GoodCarnegie Mellon UniversityJanuary 28Graduate students and undergraduate seniors preferred
Data Science for the Public Good Internship ProgramUniversity of Virginia — Biocomplexity InstituteFebruary 15Graduate and undergraduate students
Computing for Global ChallengesUniversity of Virginia — Biocomplexity InstituteApril 8Undergraduate students
UW Data Science for Social GoodUniversity of Washington — eScience InstituteFebruary 14Graduate students and senior and junior undergraduates
Florida Data Science for Social Good (FL-DSSG)University of North FloridaMarch 18Graduate and undergraduate students
Data Science for Social Good Fellowship at Warwick/Turing (UK)
*F1 visa holders are eligible to apply
University of Warwick — The Alan Turing InstituteFebruary 21 (GMT)Graduate and undergraduate students
Stanford Data Science for Social GoodStanford UniversityFebruary 14Graduate students and senior and junior undergraduates
Data Science for the Public GoodIowa State UniversityApplication opens in MarchUndergraduate students

Contact Beverly Vari (, Assistant Director & Employer Engagement and Internships at Bates Purposeful Work, for questions about STEM and data-focused specific opportunities.

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