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The HBCU/MSI Research Summit at Virginia Tech

Virginia Tech collaborates with Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCUs) and Minority Serving Institutions (MSIs) to explore research partnerships

graphic showing the 3 key goals of the summit: research, degree partnerships and recruitment

About the Summit

The summit offers the opportunity for faculty from Virginia Tech to identify partner faculty and students at HBCUs/MSIs to engage in summer research opportunities and grant proposals.  

The 2022 annual research summit will be held Sunday, November 6 through Tuesday, November 8 at the Inn at Virginia Tech  for faculty and student guests of programs across the university's colleges. 

Students may use this form to register for the summit. HBCU/MSI faculty interested in attending can request the registration link from a VT faculty member. 

The registration deadline for both students and faculty is September 30.

A panel of Virginia Tech graduate students who graduated from HBCUs
A panel of Virginia Tech graduate students who graduated from HBCUs. The 2020 Summit will feature a virtual student panel discussion.