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Get Involved in WNY’s Tech Ecosystem

Embark on an exciting journey with PowerUpTech by TechBuffalo. Tailored for college students, PowerUpTech offers opportunities for professional and personal growth in Western New York. Enhance your internship with participating employers, connect through networking events, and explore Buffalo. If you’re pursuing a tech degree or interested in the industry, we’re here to help you find your home in tech.

PowerUpTech Summer Internship Experience

As a college student, you’ll discover fantastic opportunities to grow both professionally and personally, making your time in Western New York truly unforgettable. PowerUpTech’s summer internship experience adds additional opportunities to develop your skills, create connections with local professionals and other interns, and experience Buffalo in new ways! Beyond your internship, participate in development workshops, enjoy sightseeing, and leave a lasting mark in WNY through a community hack-a-thon.

You must be an intern at one of our partner organizations to participate.

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Events You Don’t Want to Miss!

Picture yourself at networking mixers and industry workshops, connecting with fellow students and professionals. These events are not just about building your career but also about creating lasting connections. They’re your ticket to exploring the tech and startup scene in WNY and forming relationships that go beyond the classroom.

Check out photos from previous events and video of our annual TechRally.

Explore Buffalo

But there’s more to your college experience than work—Buffalo is waiting for you to explore! Uncover the city’s cool neighborhoods, check out cultural festivals, and dive into the local food scenes. ensures that your time as a college student in Western New York is not only professionally rewarding but also packed with incredible experiences.

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