Student Resources

The IDIA connects students with industry professionals,
internships, research opportunities, and educational & networking events.

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Engage with Industry

The IDIA provides opportunities for students to connect and network with industry professionals.

Apply for a job

Internship Opportunities

Check here for various internship and research opportunities offered throughout the year at and beyond Mason.

Funding, Financing Business Project

Apply for Grants

Apply for grants, scholarships, and other opportunities offered to those interested in the field of digital innovation.

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Apply for Fellowships

IDIA invites full-time Mason Ph.D. and M.S. students to apply for competitive IDIA predoctoral fellowships. 


Workforce Development &
TechConnect DC

TechConnect DC is created for students. By working with those currently enrolled in colleges in the DMV area, we are building a community of students who are passionate about digital technology and are providing them with the tools necessary to enter these fields.
TechConnect DC

TechConnect DC

TechConnect DC communicates on behalf of students by building career readiness beyond what is received in their educational curriculum. We are aiding workforce development by creating a community of technology students across the DMV region that are prepared and eager to enter technology-driven fields. At TechConnect DC, we expose students to the current trends in technology while providing opportunities for professional development, mentoring, conferences, hackathons, and events for those interested in digital technology.

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Follow us on social media to stay up-to-date on all upcoming events and deadlines for internships, conferences, and research opportunities.

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Additional Resources


The Office of Student Scholarship, Creative Activities, and Research


Grants, Fellowships, and Awards