Connect with Penn State students to explore transformative ideas

When you partner with the Nittany AI Alliance, you’ll be collaborating with a diverse community of high-performing Penn State students on real-world projects that leverage AI to address challenges within your organization. An Alliance partnership can benefit you through:

Brand building — Increase broad, multi-channel awareness of your brand with students, faculty, and staff across all 24 campuses in the Penn State system. Elevate awareness of your work in the AI space through targeted communication to colleges and departments with AI–focused courses.

Active recruiting — Amplify your on-campus engagement through frequent interaction with some of Penn State’s brightest and most driven students. Recruit top talent through the exclusive network of AI innovators in the Alliance.

Accelerating innovation — Work directly with talented and motivated students to solve your business challenges using AI technology.

Year-round engagement opportunities

Nittany AI Challenge is a nine-month competition for teams of undergraduate students to contend for prize money by developing and presenting AI–based solutions that solve real-world problems. In previous Challenges, our partners instructed groups of students in the use of their AI platforms and also served as industry expert judges during the competition.
Learn more about Nittany AI Challenge

Nittany AI Associates offers internships to talented undergraduates who have experience as data scientists or front-end developers. As an Associate, a student will work closely with your organization on a semester-long project to conceptualize, iterate, and build an AI prototype.
Learn more about Nittany AI Associates

Nittany AI Immersion provides out-of-classroom, hands-on learning workshops for students, staff, and faculty to improve their AI literacy. As an Immersion partner, you can select and present the AI topic of your choosing.
Learn more about Nittany AI Immersion

Discuss Partner Opportunities

If you’re interested in partnering with the Alliance, please fill out this form. A member of our team will contact you to discuss the exciting opportunities awaiting your organization.