Google Student Veteran Summit

Get an inside look at Google's culture and career opportunities at our flagship MBA veteran event.

  • Overview

    The Google Student Veteran Summit is open to students entering into a United States business school full-time program in Fall 2018 and who have served in one of the following United States Military Services: Air Force, Army, Coast Guard, Marine Corps, or Navy.

    Students will be selected to attend one all-day summit at one of the following locations: Google New York, Google Chicago, or Google Los Angeles. Each day-long summit will include an inside look at Google, including information on our MBA internship and the opportunity to interface with Googlers from various functional areas. Participants will also meet members of Google’s Veteran community and get an inside look at the company’s unique culture of impact and collaboration.

    Please note that if a student is selected, Google does not cover the cost of travel (or potential lodging). We will cover meals throughout the duration of the Summit. We encourage you to attend a Summit near you, if possible.

    To apply, please fill out this form: https://goo.gl/forms/853st7u4BByZrces1

    Got questions? Check out the FAQ tab. Still doesn’t cover it? Email studentveterans@google.com.

  • Application/eligibility

    The 2018 Google Student Veteran Summit application will open on Monday, June 25, 2018 and close on Friday, July 27, 2018 at 11:59 pm PT.

    To apply, please fill out this form: https://goo.gl/forms/853st7u4BByZrces1

    Eligible students must:

    • Enter into a United States Business school full-time program in Fall 2018
    • Have served in one of the following United States Military Services: Air Force, Army, Coast Guard, Marine Corps, or Navy
    • Have authorization to work in the United States.
    • Accepted students must be able to attend the entire day
    • Demonstrate an interest in the technology sector

    When applying, please ensure that you enter your information accurately and that you submit your application in one sitting, as you are unable to save in progress. You will receive a confirmation when your application has been submitted successfully.

    The application includes submitting an essay and resume, and the deadline is 11:59PM ET on July 27, 2018. The form will confirm when your application has been successfully submitted.

    Questions? Please email studentveterans@google.com.

  • Terms & conditions

    When you apply to the Google Student Veteran Summit, you are agreeing to the following terms:

    I hereby certify that all the information contained in this application is true and accurate to the best of your knowledge and that you meet all eligibility requirements as specified in this application and the accompanying instructions. I understand that all applications and submitted materials become the property of Google and will not be returned. Google's Privacy Policy

  • FAQ

    Our most frequently asked questions about the Google Student Veteran Summit are below. Should you have any additional questions, please reach out to studentveterans@google.com. Thanks for your interest!

    What is the Google Student Veteran Summit (GSVS)?

    Students will be selected to attend one all-day summit at one of the following locations: Google New York: October 6, 2018 Google Chicago: October 13, 2018 Google Los Angeles: October 20, 2018

    Each day-long summit will include a professional development curriculum geared towards a smooth transition back to the civilian workplace. Participants will also meet members of Google’s Veteran community and get an inside look at the company’s unique culture of impact and collaboration.

    Who is eligible to apply?

    Eligible students must:

    • Enter into a United States Business school full-time program in Fall 2018
    • Have served in one of the following United States Military Services: Air Force, Army, Coast Guard, Marine Corps, or Navy
    • Have authorization to work in the United States.
    • Accepted students must be able to attend the entire day
    • Demonstrate an interest in the technology sector

    What is the length of the program?

    GSVS 2018 is a series of one-day summits held at the following locations: Google New York, Google Chicago, and Google Los Angeles. Accepted students must be able to attend the entire day. More information will be provided upon selection to the program.

    When will I find out if I’ve been selected?

    We will review all applications after the application closes on Friday, July 27, 2018 at 11:59 pm PT. We’ll reach out to all applicants to notify them of our decision by the end of August 2018.

    I’ve already submitted my application but I’d like to update my resume. Am I able to do so?

    You will be submitting a Google doc version of your resume via a URL. Therefore, once you submit your application you are able to make direct edits to your resume until the application deadline on Friday, July 27, 2018 at 11:59 pm PT.

    Are all of the expenses paid by Google?

    No, unfortunately we do not reimburse travel expenses. Participants will have their food and beverage provided while at the summit.

    What is the application essay prompt?

    In 500 words or less, please share how you are planning on leveraging your prior skills and experiences (including your military experience) to demonstrate impact in your future employment.

    Don’t see your question answered on this page?

    Please email studentveterans@google.com with additional inquiries.