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Nonprofit & Civic Organizations Partners

The Data Institute extends membership benefits to qualifying nonprofit and civic organizations. With a stable and vibrant flow of challenging data problems from these organizations, our affiliated graduate students will gain additional exposure to real world mission-driven projects. We bring together researchers, students and nonprofits to apply data-driven solutions to social issues.


  • Selection of two students for a nine-month internship, mentored by a dedicated faculty member
  • Invitations to members-only events to network with students and faculty, and priority access to students for full-time hiring opportunities
  • Discounts on executive education seminars and certifications
  • Logo recognition in all print and digital media, as well as a named sponsorship at the biennial data science conference
  • Co-authoring of research papers
  • Joint industry and academic grant proposals

More Info

Please contact Sean Butcher at or (415) 422-7581.


Data Institute non-profit partners.