The IBM Academic Initiative program helps educators worldwide to teach students market-ready skills. Educators at primary, secondary and higher learning schools, research professionals at accredited institutions, and IBM employees whose work supports the Academic Initiative can apply.
Academic Initiative no-charge program membership benefits include:
- No-charge or discounted access to IBM software, courseware, hardware, and technology resources for members at https://developer.ibm.com/academic/offers/
- Skill-building opportunities ranging from IBM and ecosystem events to student competitions. Find them at https://developer.ibm.com/academic/events/