Student Researchers


Research Projects


Established in




Over 100+ companies or NGOs joined us



Program updates


December 18 - February 7

Spring 2024 Student Applications




January 19

Fall 2023 Team Finalization

Announced via email



March - June

Spring 2024 Partners Application

Apply here



May @Hearst Mining Hall, UC Berkeley

Fall 2024 Symposium

Coming soon



Program offerings


Student researchers have the opportunity to work on semester-long discovery projects of their choice and apply data science to real-world problems with a variety of companies, from startups to NGOs to well-established corporations.

View past projects >

Showcase events

Each semester, we host a showcase that attracts over 500 participants, including students, industry partners, and academicians. It is a fantastic opportunity to showcase your projects to people from different fields.

View Spring 2023 Showcase >


Professional support

Our data science consulting teams offer a wide range of professional workshops and one-on-one consulting to help our student researchers gain valuable technical skills and real-time support. Some past workshop topics include: machine Learning, web scraping, and data visualization.

Meet consulting team >

Cloud computing resources

Discovery partners and students for the Fall 2023 semester can request cloud computing credits. We offer several options and resources for cloud computing, including Savio, UC Berkeley's Linux cluster with high-speed, low-latency networking and a high-speed parallel file system for high performance computing.

Learn more >


How to get involved?


For partners

Companies, NGOs, governments, and academic partners

We are looking for companies and nonprofits with exciting projects to collaborate on. Please reach out if you have a project for us!

Partner applications >

For students

Undergraduate and graduate

We are looking for students who are eager to learn and passionate about applying data science to technology. Interested? Join our program!

Student applications >