Whether you’re an undergraduate or graduate student with an interest in high performance computing, or a PhD student about to enter the job market, getting involved in the Students@SC program can help you identify your possibilities within the field of HPC. With opportunities for professional development and guidance from mentors, the Students@SC program helps facilitate students’ transition into the professional HPC community.
Calling all undergraduate and graduate students! Volunteers support conference operations and can also participate in the Technical Program.
Help make SC happen!
Student Cluster Competition
Teams of undergraduate students from around the world put their skills to the test building, operating, and tuning powerful cluster computers in this high-powered competition.
Prepare your team
Students at SC can be matched up with a mentor – who provides personal insight into their career trajectory and the ins and outs of the HPC world – and ultimately establish a lasting mentoring connection.
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ACM Student Research Competition
The ACM Student Research Competition showcases original research from undergraduate and graduate students, with winners selected based on poster content and presentation quality.
Present your work
The Doctoral Showcase provides an opportunity for PhD students to present their dissertation research in the form of short talks and poster presentations.
Share your research
This face-to-face event is the perfect place to discover and meet with potential employers.
Guidelines for students and recruiters
Local student groups are invited to visit the SC Conference, where they can attend talks on high performance computing and take a guided tour of the Exhibits Hall.
What to expect