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HBCU Battle of the Brains


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HBCU Battle of the Brains 

Bowie State University is looking for a team of 5-7 students. They stand to win $25,000!  Also you will receive an additional $500 stipend and a certificate of participation, signed by President Aminta H. Breaux! This team will consist of the following roles:

  • 2 Coders/Application Developers
  • 2 Business Experts
  • 2 Research/Data Analysts
  • 1 UX/UI Graphic Designer

The team will represent the university at the 2020 HBCU Battle of the Brains hackathon to be held virtually, Nov. 4-7, 2020. The HBCU Battle of the Brains is a 24-hour hackathon where students from HBCUs across the United States get to solve real-world problems for large organizations and startups, such as Home Depot, the National Football League, the National Basketball Association, Dell, etc. The HBCU Battle of the Brains events provide students with networking opportunities and so much more. The winning teams get to take their project to fruition with the sponsor company and gain work experience.


Application Closes: Friday, October 16, 2020 at 11:59 p.m.

HBCU Battle of the Brains: Wednesday, November 4, 2020 - Saturday, November 7, 2020


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