Applications for the 2023 College Mentor Connect are now closed
College Mentor Connect
As part of our commitment to supporting diverse talent in STEM, Two Sigma sponsors a yearly summer mentorship program for undergraduate students from historically underrepresented groups.
The College Mentor Connect program pairs college students with Two Sigma tech professionals on open source projects in a learning-focused environment.
Who are the mentees?
First year college students (rising sophomores), majoring or planning to major in Computer Science or a related field, who self-identify as a member of a historically underrepresented groups.
Who are the mentors?
Participants in the program will be paired with Two Sigma employees for the summer. As a financial sciences company, Two Sigma combines data analysis, invention, and rigorous inquiry to help solve some of the world’s most complex economic problems. Our teams focus on analysis, experimentation, design, and elegant implementation and look forward to sharing their insights with you as you develop your summer project.
What Does the Program Entail?
Benefits of the College Mentor Connect Program
Gain hands-on, practical experience in open source software development with professional guidance.
Begin to develop your professional network and learn from their experiences.
The program includes educational workshops designed to help you begin developing your career. You will learn how to write a better resume, hone your interview skills, and have opportunities to learn from company leaders.