• GenerationTek, powered by Verdtek, is a paid mentorship program that provides IT training and real, hands-on work opportunities for students who are passionate about technology.

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Learn Real Tek

Students team up with seasoned IT professionals to learn the latest technologies.

Hands-On Tek

Small business that can’t afford technologies that Fortune 500 companies utilize to grow their businesses hire our student/mentor teams to get them up and running in the cloud.

Tek Jobs Pay

On top of working with cool technologies, students are paid for their hard work and pave a pathway for their educational and professional future.

Changing Lives Through IT Mentoring

Access to technology positively impacts the course of a company’s success as well as a person’s life. That is why we are working so hard to close the Digital Divide in communities. We will accomplish this by supporting small businesses, education, and job creation for a new generation of young emerging technologists through our GenerationTek professional mentorship program.

The GenerationTek program provides IT training and real, hands-on work opportunities for students who are passionate about technology. Some of the best consultants in the field mentor students with on-the-job training to launch their IT career paths.

  • “Tell me and I forget, teach me and I may remember, involve me and I learn.”

    – Benjamin Franklin

  • “There is no passion to be found playing small – in settling for a life that is less than the one you are capable of living.”

    – Nelson Mandela

  • “We’re here to put a dent in the universe. Otherwise why else even be here?”

    – Steve Jobs

For Students

How to Apply

Are you self motivated and passionate about technology? Do you think you have what it takes to join GenerationTek? Apply today.

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For Business

Request a Project

Are you a small business looking to grow and manage your company by using the latest technologies? Our student/mentor teams can take on your challenge at a fair price while you help alleviate the Digital Divide and build a future for the new generation.

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For Partners

Join Our Efforts

We are looking to team up with schools, community based organizations focusing on STEM education, and technology companies who want to help students learn IT so they can attain educational and professional paths to launch their careers. Are you ready to help them?

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Frequently Asked Questions

Applicants must be high school graduates over the age of 18 who have an interest in technology and are experiencing financial barriers to higher education.

Yes, students will receive an hourly wage for their contribution to small business IT projects.

Verdtek is also proud to contribute to the “Education Fund Future” for our current GenerationTek participants; this fund grows alongside student’s work experience and is reserved to assist our new technology experts to advance on their professional paths when they complete the mentorship program.

Students can participate in the mentorship program for 6 months-2 years.

The small business sector is the number one jobs creator in the country. Verdtek provides customers in the small business and education sectors with consulting services at sliding scale rates. Small businesses need to adapt, adjust to, and implement new technologies to grow and remain competitive, efficient, and lower operational and overhead costs. Verdtek is committed to providing competent and affordable solutions so small business and education entities can thrive. When small businesses thrive, they create much-needed jobs to help the economy grow.

Get Involved

Nominate A Student

We are looking for amazing students who love technology and want to make a career out of it.

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Mentor A Student

Our students work closely with mentors who not only teach them the latest IT technologies, but also coach them on their professional path.

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Be an Advocate

Help us tell your community about how we’re trying to improve tech education while also helping out local small businesses. We’ve got a story to tell, and we’d love for it to become your story too.

Proudly Partnering With

Verdtek is partnering with Manor ISD to hire ManorTech graduates to train them in the latest cloud technologies while they get paid. We are building a technically qualified labor force with these young technologists for the small business community by providing them a lower price for the same technologies our Fortune 500 customers and State Agencies adopt.