Summary

Intel FutureGen is designed to nurture high achieving student leaders, help develop their skills, and enhance their future careers.

Successful applicants benefit from a series of guest speakers from senior industry leaders plus exclusive Q&As, workshops, a new industry buddy system, access to industry events, and much more. Plus selected content from the sessions is also shared with the wider community to help everyone understand more about the opportunities and potential careers available in the esports and gaming sector.

Running through the academic year, the programme is delivered across a mix of digital and physical experiences and is a real opportunity and accolade for any aspiring esports industry professional.

News

2021 Judging Panel Announced for Intel FutureGen
Take a look at our panel of industry experts who will be deciding on next year's cohort for the FutureGen programme!
Applications Open Now: The Intel FutureGen Programme Returns
Today we’re thrilled to announce that the Intel FutureGen programme returns and applications for the next cohort are open now!
Intel FutureGen Broadcast - Q&A with Adam Harris
Adam Harris, Global Head of Brand Partnership Studio at Twitch joins us for our fifth session of the Intel FutureGen Broadcast.
Intel FutureGen Broadcast - Q&A with Kieran Holmes-Darby
Our fourth session features a Q&A with Kieran Holmes-Darby, Co-Founder & Chief Gaming Officer of EXCEL.
Intel FutureGen Broadcast - Social Media in the Esports World
For the third Intel FutureGen session of 2021, we are broadcasting Nathan Edmonds from EXCEL to sharing his insight into the world of social media and what he's learned in his career so far.
Intel FutureGen Broadcast - The Esports Landscape
As part of the Intel FutureGen programme, we are be broadcasting a series of online sessions with leading industry figures. The first session of 2021 featured Malph Minns, Strive Sponsorship Founder & Managing Director.
Interview: What It's Like to Be an Intel Intern
Ever wondered what it's like to work at Intel? During the first Intel FutureGen session, the cohort spoke to Intel about career opportunities and their involvement in esports. We sat down with Andrei, current Intel intern, to find out more.
Introducing the Intel FutureGen 2021 Cohort
Thank you so much to everyone who applied to be part of this year's Intel FutureGen programme, the 10 students taking part in the programme this year have been selected.
Judging Panel Announced for Intel FutureGen
Take a look at our panel of industry experts who will be deciding the next cohort of 10 for the 2021 FutureGen programme!
The Intel FutureGen Programme Returns in 2021
Today we’re thrilled to announce that the Intel FutureGen programme returns next year to continue to nurture high achieving student leaders and help develop their skills and enhance future careers. Applications open now!
Intel FutureGen: A Programme For Success
The Intel FutureGen initiative has turbo-charged the esports careers of ten university students – here’s how it happened.
Intel FutureGen Online Session #6 Round Up
This week’s Intel FutureGen session saw Charlie Allen, ESL’s Director of Global Partnerships, talk about his life in the world of business – and how it led him to the world of esports.
Intel FutureGen Online Session #5 Round Up
Recently we began a series of online sessions with leading industry figures as part of the Intel FutureGen 2020 programme. In our fifth week, we hear from James Dean, CEO of ESL UK.
Intel FutureGen Online Session #4 Round Up
Recently we began a series of online sessions with leading industry figures as part of the Intel FutureGen 2020 programme. In our fourth week, we hear from Will Lowther – Head of Business Development at UK games studio Splash Damage.
Intel FutureGen Online Session #3 Round Up
Recently we began a series of online sessions with leading industry figures as part of the Intel FutureGen 2020 programme. In our third week, we hear from Frankie Ward – an esports host, presenter and streamer
Intel FutureGen Online Session #2 Round Up
On the 8th of April, we began a series of online sessions with leading industry figures as part of the Intel FutureGen 2020 programme. In our second week, we hear from Grant Rousseau, Head of Operations at EXCEL Esports.
Intel FutureGen Online Session #1 Round Up
On the 8th of April, we began a series of online sessions with leading industry figures as part of the Intel FutureGen 2020 programme. To kick things off, we heard from NSE's Managing Director, Jon Tilbury.
Intel FutureGen Update
Health and safety of students and speakers is of paramount importance to us all and unfortunately, given the current circumstances, these events will no longer be taking place. However, the programme will now continue virtually on Twitch.
Intel FutureGen 2020 Winners Announced
Today we’re pleased to announce the ten Intel FutureGen applicants who become the inaugural cohort. With almost 90 applications, the process was fiercely competitive, and the winners represent the pinnacle of what university esports has to offer.
Applications are Now Open for Intel FutureGen 2020
Today we’re pleased to announce we’re opening the application process for the 2020 Intel FutureGen programme. Applications will close Monday 4th of November at 18:00 GMT.
Enhance Your Career with Intel FutureGen
Today we’re thrilled to announce the launch of the Intel FutureGen programme. It’s your chance to gain invaluable experience with unparalleled access to leading industry figures.