• A Conversation With Chairman Nelson
    A Conversation With Chairman Nelson

    Despite the Odds: No Excuses, No Fear, No Regrets

  • #NSBE2025 Be 1 of 10,000
    #NSBE2025 Be 1 of 10,000

    The U.S. needs more Black Engineers to continue our nation’s progress through STEM: science, technology, engineering and math. To help solve this problem, the National Society of Black Engineers (NSBE) is calling on 7th graders across the co...

  • NSBE National Chair Receives Prestigious NIH Grant
    NSBE National Chair Receives Prestigious NIH Grant
    by Cindy Atoji

    Sossena Wood has been awarded the prestigious Ruth L. Kirschstein National Research Service Award.

  • Belonging in technology
    Belonging in technology
    by Andrew B. Williams

    What I learned from Steve Jobs 

  • Gen. Darren McDew has top job at Air Mobility Command
    Gen. Darren McDew has top job at Air Mobility Command
    by Shantana Stewart - The St. Louis American

    More than a month into Gen. Darren McDew’s job as commander of Air Mobility Command at Scott Air Force Base, the pomp and circumstance of the Change of Command ceremony is a distant memory. Gone are the crowds of cheering dignitaries, airmen...

  • Smart and Strong, Brandon Baker
    Smart and Strong, Brandon Baker
    by A.M. Morgan

    Electrical engineering and math major Brandon Baker (third row, third from left) with other members of NSBE Fort Valley State University’s 2013–14 Chapter Executive Board. Baker is the starting center on Fort Valley State&rsqu...

  • Smart and Strong
    Smart and Strong
    by Donna M. Owens

    Growing up in tough South Central Los Angeles, Margo Batie rarely saw positive role models outside of her home.

  • Women in STEM
    Women in STEM

    The words she speaks reveal her high intelligence, but there’s also something in Rachel Harsley’s polished voice that points to a strong will and a rock solid determination. Even talking with her over the phone, you sense you&rsq...

Membership Read More

The Professional Executive Board of the National Society Of Black Engineers understands that having a technical career today is not easy. As technical professionals we are constantly challenged when striving to achieve our career dreams due to shifts in the economy, the fact that many companies are in a continual state if reorganizing and ever present standard practice for many companies to import talent from overseas.

Here in NSBE we are focused on helping our members fulfill their mission to "succeed professionally". We help them achieve their mission by providing multiple avenues to help them grow their career. Over the course of the year our members are provided the following opportunities:

  • Opportunity to receive ongoing career development training
  • Opportunity to make significant career moves by connecting with those in positions of influence
  • Opportunity to grow their professional network
  • Opportunity to positively impact their community


For Chapters Read More

In this area, you will find helpful information that can aide your chapter and its members in finding a chapter and developing your chapter. You will also find more info about the chapter awards offered annually to those chapters that are going above and beyond to fulfill the NSBE mission.

We hope you find this information useful and encourage you to check back often for changes and updates.

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NLI Fellows Program

NLI Fellows Program

Are you seeking an opportunity to develop your leadership skills & increase your effectiveness as a future leader in STEM? Then the NSBE NLI Fellows Program wants you ! Join this elite group of members from each of our 6 Regions and get the support you need to assist in your personal growth & development! The NLI Fellows program will prep you for leadership roles, networking experiences & being an effective team member. Sign up today to take the next steps in reaching your full potential & contributing towards the mission of the National Society of Black Engineers.

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Categories: Professionals
Crucial Conversations Training
Instructor: Judith Honesty

Partnership Read More

Welcome to Premier Partnering

The NSBE Professionals are the technical experts –engineers, scientists, educators, technologists and business executives– working across the top global industries. We are providing solutions to some of the most challenging and far reaching issues in the areas of science, technology, energy, defense, aerospace, chemicals, electronics, biomedical, consumer goods, food & beverage, consulting and more! Our diverse group of more than 7,000 talented professionals includes entry level, individual contributors, mid-level managers, division leads, and corporate executives.

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