CAP Diversity Recruitment Opportunities

Enhance your company’s efforts to recruit diverse students, through one or more of the following programs offered by the EECS Department’s External Relations Group (XRG) to CAP members:

  1. Undergraduate Scholarships Program ($5,000 - $10,000 per student per year)
    Designate a corporate scholarship program specifically for EECS undergraduate students, to cultivate a closer relationship with selected students through regular interactions including facilitated meetings on campus, and visits to your company to tour the facilities and meet with executives, hiring managers and alumni, etc. The scholarship will help to fund the scholars’ tuition and fees, and sponsor them to attend conferences such as the Grace Hopper Celebration of Women in Computing, ACM Richard Tapia Celebration of Diversity in Computing, and the annual conferences of the Society for Hispanic Professional Engineers (SHPE), the National Society of Black Engineers (NSBE), and Society of Women Engineers (SWE).
  2. Professional Development Workshops ($500 per event)
    CAP members are invited to hold networking events and to mentor EECS undergraduate students through workshops on resumé writing, interviewing for a job, professional etiquette, etc. The fee covers the costs of the room reservation, set-up and clean-up, audio/visual support, as well as advertisement to the EECS community.
  3. Targeted Info Sessions or Tech Talks ($1,000 per session)
    CAP members can work closely with one of the student groups listed below to hold a targeted infosession or tech talk. The fee provides for direct sponsorship to the student group, as well as the costs of the room reservation, set-up and clean-up, audio/visual support, as well as advertisement to the EECS community.

Undergraduate Groups

Graduate Groups

Please contact us if you would like to explore other avenues to broaden your company’s efforts to recruit diverse students from within the EECS Department.

For more information, please contact:

Yoshi Mendez
External Relations Coordinator
External Relations Group (XRG)
231 Cory Hall #1770
University of California
Berkeley, CA 94720
Email: cap-admin@eecs.berkeley.edu