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APPLY NOW: 2017 Think IT Young Professional Scholars Program

In the spring of 2017, Genesys Works – Twin Cities will award college scholarships to high potential alumni with financial need. Awards are $4,000 for two years ($8,000 total) and can be used for any cost of attendance at an eligible four-year college or university (e.g., tuition, fees, books, room, board, etc.). Selected scholars will receive personalized and professional a …


CIO Luncheon 2017

Join us for our 4th Annual CIO Luncheon to recognize the collective impact of our corporate partners and technology vendor partners while raising funds for the mission and students of Genesys Works – Twin Cities. Since 2008, Genesys Works has trained and placed nearly 1,300 low-income high school students in year-long, paid internships supporting the IT needs of more than 60 m …





Internship Opportunities Grow for Underserved Youth with AT&T Support for Genesys Works

Additional $2 Million Contribution Gives Up To 11,000 More Students Career Training

DALLAS, Sept. 13, 2016 — AT&T* is contributing $2 million to Genesys Works, a unique program that connects rising high school seniors with critical college and career skills. The program aims to better students’ prospects for college and career success.


Nonprofit’s Internship Training Helps Students Imagine New Futures

Supported by partnerships with Fairfax County Public Schools (FCPS) and businesses in the Washington, D.C., metropolitan area, Genesys Works offers disadvantaged students the opportunity to gain real-world experience in the IT field before they graduate from high school.



2016 Year in Review

2016 Houston Year in Review: Class off 2016 students – Class of 2017 students – 100% applied to college 992: student applications from 25 partner high schools 100% applied for scholarships 273: students started training 100% accepted to college 185 students to be placed Almost $3 Million in Scholarship Dollars won! …


Genesys Works Among Three Nonprofits to Win ‘Chicago Beyond’s’ Innovation Challenge

Genesys Works to Receive $800,000 Investment for Research Partnership to Impact Chicago’s Young People CHICAGO – Genesys Works Chicago is thrilled to announce that it is one of three winners in Chicago Beyond’s first-ever innovation challenge, GO Innovate. Launched in April, Chicago Beyond’s GO Innovate challenge sought early-stage ideas that offer innovative programming in …