About the IBM Academic Initiative program
The Academic Initiative program helps educators worldwide to teach students market-ready skills. Educators at primary, secondary and higher learning schools, research professionals at accredited institutions, and IBM employees whose work supports the Academic Initiative can leverage our resources.
Academic Initiative no-charge program benefits include:
- No-charge or discounted access to IBM software, courseware, hardware, and technology resources available
- Skill-building opportunities ranging from IBM and ecosystem events to student competitions