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2014 GTA Award Honorees 2014 GTA Award Honorees

The results are in! Click 'More' to see the list of GTA Award honorees.


Search Jobs on NSBE's Career Center! Search Jobs on NSBE's Career Center!

Dont wait until the next conference season before you start looking for jobs. Your NSBE membership allows you exclusive access to jobs and internships for Minority Engineers. Post your resume and apply for jobs today! 


What can metrics do for NSBE? What can metrics do for NSBE?

Help NSBE get data and metrics to sort and arrange and visually represent to impact the mission!!!

What can metrics do for NSBE?

–Help inform us about the current state of the society
–Help drive the strategy and direction of the organization
–Help make organizational decisions

Check out how you can get involved here!


Data Checklist Data Checklist

Along with inputting your information into, please ensure you update your IMPak profile by doing the following:

–Confirm the spelling/accuracy of your email address
–Confirm your membership type
–Confirm your graduation date/classification/major in school
–Confirm your race/gender/citizenship status


Apply to be on the 2014-2015 NEB or PEB Apply to be on the 2014-2015 NEB or PEB

Take the next step up to leadership! Apply for the 2014-2015 open positions of the National Executive Board or Professional Executive Board! Be a part of the board of directors of the National Society of Black Engineers - expand your network, mix and mingle with high-ranking officials, make a difference in NSBE! 

Application Deadline for NEB Candidates: April 13
Application Deadline for PEB Candidates: April 21


SAT to drop essay requirement and return to top score of 1600 in redesign of admission test SAT to drop essay requirement and return to top score of 1600 in redesign of admission test

The SAT college admission test will no longer require a timed essay, will dwell less on fancy vocabulary and will return to the familiar 1600-point scoring scale in a major overhaul intended to open doors to higher education for students who are now shut out.

The second redesign of the SAT this century, announced Wednesday, will take effect in early 2016, as today’s ninth graders are sitting for their college admission tests.

Source: Washington Post


NSBE Luncheon Focuses On Leadership And Voice NSBE Luncheon Focuses On Leadership And Voice

The National Society of Black Engineers Potomac River Professionals held the latest iteration of its “Lunch and Learn” series March 27 at the University of Mary Washington Dahlgren Campus, where guest speaker Tonya McNair, deputy program manager for the Above Water Sensors Directorate within the Program Executive Office Integrated Warfare Systems, offered insight on leadership and finding one’s voice.




How will your chapter celebrate? Check out the Top 12 things you and your chapter can do to be involved! Email all questions/comments to your National Academic Excellence Chair, Tiffani Davis at

At Fall Regional Conference (FRC)

  1. Remember, academics come first! Don’t fall behind on classes while attending a Fall Regional Conference - devote 1 hour to homework by visiting NSBE Study Hall while you are there!

  2. Participate in the NSBE Retention Program Chapter Forum. You can come out to learn how to participate in the program, and how to implement the Retention Program on your campus.

  3. Check out the “E” in NSBE! Stop by NSBE’s Technical Research Exhibition at your FRC and talk to a contestant to get a glimpse of the technical talent that your fellow NSBE members have!

With Your Chapter

  1. Sign your chapter up as an official participant in the NSBE Retention Program!

  2. Verify the GPAs of your entire chapter with the Achiever’s Plus GPA Collection Form.

  3. Find out how your chapter can work to improve student retention on your campus. Have a conversation with the administration at your engineering school to find out where you stand! Contact for more information.

  4. Retention T-shirt design contest – Submit your design to your regional AEX Chair by November 30th. The contest winner will have their design printed for the NSBE retention program and receive 15 free shirts for their chapter. Guidelines: must contain NSBE logo (must follow logo policy), and must include the current retention slogan “We Drop Knowledge, Not Classes” or a new slogan. Help us promote Academic Excellence!

On Your Own

  1. Apply for scholarships by November 30! Check out the Scholarship Vault and apply for Regional, National, and Corporate Scholarships!

  2. Follow @NSBE on Instagram for more details on 26 Day AEx Photo Challenge. Academic related awards will be given to those who post the most creative pictures and those who are most active. Will you step up to the challenge? 

  3. Follow us on social media! Like the Academic Excellence Facebook Page, follow us on Twitter @nsbeaex.

  4. Submit your transcript! If you have not submitted your most recent transcript, please e-mail a copy to

  5. Get involved with academic mentorship. Seek a mentor, mentor someone, or do both!