The National Society of Black Engineers (NSBE) provides creative, engaging and interactive
programs through which NSBE fulfills its mission of creating engineers who excel academically,
succeed professionally and positively impact the community.
NSBE has a wide range of programs for collegiate students. If you are interested in improving your
grades; research programs and internships; scholarships or personal growth through leadership and
personal development education, NSBE has a program for you.
NSBE JR. & PRE-COLLEGE INITIATIVE (PCI) PROGRAMS
The Pre-College Initiative (PCI) Program is the National Society of Black Engineers’ effort to encourage
students in grade 3-12 to develop interest and skills in math and science. Visit the Pre-College
Initiative website for more information. Download the PCI Brochure for more information.
TECHNICAL PROFESSIONAL PROGRAMS
In an increasingly competitive workplace, NSBE helps to position its technical professional members
for success through certification workshops, professional development conferences, cyber-mentoring
and many other vital programs.
GRADUATE STUDENT PROGRAMS
Graduate school is challenging. NSBE provides its graduate student members with access to
resources to meet the challenge! Workshops, entrance exam programs and research opportunities
are among the programs available to graduate students members.
COMMUNITY OUTREACH AND SERVICE
Impacting the community is a pillar of the NSBE mission. With chapters around the world, opportunities
to make a positive difference in communities across the globe are only an interest away. The
Technical Outreach Community Help Program (T.O.R.C.H.) is leading the way to closing the digital
NSBE offers several corporate scholarships to students each year. The scholarship website is also a
resource hub for other non-NSBE scholarship opportunities as well. Visit the scholarships website for
CSULA CHAPTER FOCUSED PROGRAMS
Membership is the pulse of NSBE. Our member chapters are able to grow and flourish through
development programs and access to funding opportunities. See the chapter-focused programs
website for more.
Our alliances with these organizations are based on the common goal of each partner to prepare our
youth for academic success. As a result of our partnership efforts, we confidently supply the
workforce with the valued resource of diverse talented engineers and scientists.