The UCTDDAS project - For Students

High-tech jobs are a key driver of New York City’s place in the US economy and the need for high-tech workers is growing. This National Science Foundation supported project aims to increase the number of students graduating with the skills necessary to enter the workforce in the areas of big data analytics, cloud computing, and biomedical and health informatics.

Student Training Opportunities

  • Hybrid summer bootcamp in August 1-24, 2022. Eligible students will receive a stipend. The curriculum for the summer bootcamp was developed with industry and academic partners to respond to the needs of the job market and it includes preparation for the AWS Certified Cloud Practitioner certification
  • Year-long mentored research after the summer bootcamp with faculty and/or industry mentor
  • Preparation for internship applications and job interviews
  • Seminar series with data scientists from industry and academia


The application period for the Paid 2022 Summer Bootcamp is closed.

Summer Bootcamp Information

Summer Bootcamp Application Form

For more information, please contact any of the Project Team members or fill out the Student Interest Form.

Campus Cultural Centers

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Kupferberg Holocaust Center Opens in a new window

The KHC uses the lessons of the Holocaust to educate current and future generations about the ramifications of unbridled prejudice, racism and stereotyping.

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QPAC is an invaluable entertainment company in this region with a growing national reputation. The arts at QPAC continues to play a vital role in transforming lives and building stronger communities.

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The QCC Art Gallery of the City University of New York is a vital educational and cultural resource for Queensborough Community College, the Borough of Queens and the surrounding communities.