2018 Program

In 2018, we will have 64 students will be working in 3 locations for the summer. Each location will have shared housing, weekly events, and personal mentorship.


This year, 60 students have been participating in the DTech Community as DTech Associates. This group includes students who were provisionally accepted as DTech Scholars but chose internships in non-DTech locations, and students who were waitlisted for the 2018 Scholar Program. Associates have received one-on-one assistance with their internship search as well as invitations to our events. Organizations hiring DTech Associates for internships and research opportunities include:

  • Amazon
  • Blackrock
  • General Electric
  • MIT
  • Stryker
  • Palantir
  • Microsoft
  • Georgia Tech Robotics
  • New York Times
  • Goldman Sachs

Both DTech Scholars and Associates had access to many opportunities geared towards enhancing their academic year including:

  • NetApp Lunch and Learn
  • Facebook Resume review
  • DTech 2018 Dinner with Alumni Panel
  • Design Thinking workshop @Duke Innovation Co-Lab
  • Duke Alumni Women’s Weekend Sponsorship
  • Internet of Things workshop @ Duke Innovation Co-Lab
  • Networking 101 with RTP Professionals
  • JavaScript workshop @ Duke Innovation Co-Lab
  • Fidelity Information Session
  • Coinbase Meet-n-Greet
  • Mock interviews with Duke's OIT
  • Leadership Development Workshop