Black

empowerment

advancement

community

excellence

Through STEM

Supporting Black Engineers in
Advocacy, Education and Career Advancement

    SUPPORTING BLACK ENGINEERS IN ADVOCACY, EDUCATION AND CAREER ADVANCEMENT

Black

empowerment

advancement

community

excellence

Through STEM

Supporting Black Engineers in
Advocacy, Education and Career Advancement

    SUPPORTING BLACK ENGINEERS IN ADVOCACY, EDUCATION AND CAREER ADVANCEMENT

Mission

To increase the number of culturally responsible black engineers who excel academically, succeed professionally and positively impact the community.

Vision

We envision a world in which engineering is a mainstream word in homes and communities of color, and all Black students can envision themselves as engineers. In this world, Black people exceed parity in entering engineering fields, earning degrees, and succeeding professionally.

Pre-College Initiative

With unique, year-round technology, science and leadership development opportunities for students in grades 3–12, the NSBE Jr. program prepares our children and youth for their tomorrow driven by STEM.

NSBE SEEK

Program
Summer Engineering Experience for Kids (SEEK) is a cost-free, three-week summer program that offers a fun and engaging educational experience for students in grades 3–5.
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KidWind

High school students around the country are exploring wind energy through this hands-on challenge!
Program

Pre-College Initiative

With unique, year-round technology, science and leadership development opportunities for students in grades 3–12, the NSBE Jr. program prepares our children and youth for their tomorrow driven by STEM.

SEEK

Initiative
SEEK is a cost-free, three-week summer program that offers a fun and engaging educational experience for students in grades 3–5.
Register

KidWind

High school students around the country are exploring wind energy through this hands-on challenge!
Program

Collegiate

NSBE’s signature programs for college students offer academic and career enhancement, leadership skills development, scholarships and a supportive culture created and led by their peers, to ensure our students' success in earning STEM degrees and making a positive impact on community.

10k by 2025

Initiative
Imagine a world where engineering is a household conversation in every community of color, and where Black students can see themselves thriving as engineers.
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Academic Excellence

NSBE Academic Excellence fosters scholastic achievement and empowers future leaders in engineering and STEM.
Program

Professionals

Our NSBE Professionals organization represents the unending success of our mission in the workplace and the broader community, with programs that support STEM innovators, achievers, mentors and servant-leaders, after they’ve earned their STEM degrees.

Professional Development

Initiative
Whether you are looking to expand your skill set, earn professional credits or just learn something new, we have several programs that can assist.
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Courses

Our online professional development courses and certificates pair perfectly with a busy schedule.
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Partners

Progressive corporate, government, nonprofit and higher education partners have been vital to NSBE’s mission since our start nearly 50 years ago. NSBE seeks collaborators who value diversity, equity and inclusion and know NSBE’s importance in achieving DEI in STEM.

Northrop Grumman

Featured
Over the years, Northrop Grumman has partnered with NSBE to provide over $2 million in scholarships through the integrated Pipeline Program.
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Upcoming

NSBE events provide unmatched opportunities to connect with talented Black strivers and see what success in STEM and the community looks like, firsthand.
    21
    Aug

    Professional development conference 2024

    Starts at 9:00 am on Wed, August 21
    Ends at 6:00 pm on Sat, August 24.

    31
    Oct

    2024 Fall Regional Conference – Region 1

    Starts at 9:00 am on Thu, October 31
    Ends at 6:00 pm on Sun, November 03.

    1
    Nov

    2024 Fall Regional Conference – Region 2

    Starts at 9:00 am on Fri, November 01
    Ends at 6:00 pm on Sun, November 03.

    8
    Nov

    2024 Fall Regional Conference – Region 3

    Starts at 9:00 am on Fri, November 08
    Ends at 6:00 pm on Sun, November 10.

    8
    Nov

    2024 Fall Regional Conference – Region 5

    Starts at 9:00 am on Fri, November 08
    Ends at 6:00 pm on Sun, November 10.

    22
    Nov

    2024 Fall Regional Conference – Region 4

    Starts at 9:00 am on Fri, November 22
    Ends at 6:00 pm on Sun, November 24.

Black Excellence Engineered

We envision a world in which engineering is a mainstream word in homes and communities of color, and all Black students can envision themselves as engineers. In this world, Blacks exceed parity in entering engineering fields, earning degrees, and succeeding professionally.