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AI4ALL Discover AI

INTERESTED IN LEARNING ABOUT ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE AND HOW IT INTERSECTS WITH A VARIETY OF FIELDS?  WANT TO LEARN ABOUT CAREER PATHS IN TECH?

Spring 2021 applications now open for the free Discover AI program co-sponsored by the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign CS Department and AI4ALL!

Apply Now!

WHAT

Discover AI is a virtual program that offers a hands-on introduction to computer science and artificial intelligence, ethical issues surrounding AI implementation, and tech careers. Students will walk away with: 

  • Discover AI Certificate of Completion

  • Ideas for next steps to take in pursuing an academic or career path related to AI

Discover AI is online spanning 6 to 8 weeks starting February 8, 2021 and includes synchronous and asynchronous instruction with flexible scheduling. Total of 10-15 hours time commitment.  No program fees.  

Discover AI is the first in a series of AI4ALL programs to support your journey in AI.

  • STEP 1: Discover AI - Intro to AI fundamentals
  • STEP 2: Apply AI - Build an AI portfolio
  • STEP 3: Experience AI - AI internship program (pilot)

WHO SHOULD PARTICIPATE?

AI4ALL programs are designed to bring together and highlight voices that have been historically excluded, and that will lead and shape the future of AI. We aim to serve the following students, especially those at the intersection of two or more of these identities:

  • Indigenous Peoples, Black, Hispanic or Latinx, Pacific Islander, and Southeast Asian 

  • Trans and non-binary; two-spirit; cis women and girls

  • Lesbian, gay, bisexual, asexual, and queer

  • Students with a demonstrated financial need (for example, students who receive financial aid)

  • First-generation college student 

Open to all undergrads. Discover AI is designed to accommodate both students with and without prior computer science or AI experience. No program fees. 

HOW

Apply HERE by January 28, 2021.
Questions? [jlphili2@illinois.edu]
Want to learn more about AI4ALL? www.ai-4-all.org