The Data Incubator is an intensive 8 week fellowship that prepares master’s, Ph.D., and postdoc students in STEM and social science fields seeking industry careers as data scientists. The program is free for Fellows and supported by sponsorships from hundreds of employers across multiple industries.

Who Should Apply: Anyone who has already obtained a master’s or Ph.D. degree or who is within one year of graduating with a master’s or Ph.D. is welcome to apply. Applications from international students are welcome. Everyone else is encouraged to sign-up for a future session.


  • New York City
  • San Francisco Bay Area
  • Boston
  • Washington, DC.

In addition to the above in-person locations, TDI will have a remote online session.

Dates: All sections will be from 9/16/19 to 11/8/19.

Application Link:

  • Early Deadline: 7/8/19
  • Regular Deadline: 7/15/19

TDI will assess and interview candidates who apply for the Early Deadline first and then, based on remaining availability, will take candidates who applied for the Regular Deadline on a first-come first-served basis.

Data Science in 30 minutes: Learn how to build a data-science project in TDI’s upcoming free Data Science in 30-minutes webcast. Sign up soon as space is limited.

Learn More: You can learn about TDI fellows at The New York Times, LinkedIn, Amazon, Capital One, or Palantir. To read about TDI’s latest fellow alumni, check out the TDI blog. To learn more about TDI, visit Venture Beat, The Next Web, or Harvard Business Review.

Published on June 27th, 2019

Last updated on December 16th, 2020