The Celestini Program: 
Empowering Students Through Technology

Our Goal

To grow the next generation of networking and communications innovators in
developing countries by empowering college students to use technology to solve local

Our Program

Mentoring, resources and funding to foster:
Local Focus – students select the problems
Global Expertise – luminaries and bright young researchers mentor student teams
Hands-On Experience – students plan, design and build their solutions

Check Out Our Projects​

Celestini Program Participants and Mentors Speak Out

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Projects in each local area include partnership with local universities, businesses and government agencies. 

The Celestini Program is built on a proven blueprint for success that local teams can customize for their communities.

University Partner

  • Program Sponsorship
  • Faculty support
  • Stakeholder identification

University Partner

The Marconi Society

  • Proven model
  • Creativity training
  • Mentoring and connections
The Marconi Society

Buisness/Gov't. Stakeholders

  • Summer internships
  • Project participation
  • Mentoring and connections

Buisness/Gov't. Stakeholders

Thanks to our Supporters and Partners