Supporting the Makers of Tomorrow

Develop AI skills to solve the previously unsolvable

The C3 AI Fellows Program provides U.S. Government and Military personnel the opportunity to develop artificial intelligence (AI), machine learning (ML), and data analytics skills and gain valuable product management experience. Program participants will be mentored by industry-leading AI experts and learn how to create enterprise-grade AI applications that address critical challenges.

C3 AI has worked with many U.S. Government agencies to rapidly implement AI-driven applications for equipment readiness, data synthesis, intelligence analysis, and more. The C3 AI Fellows program can help you tap into this proven knowledge-base and is flexible to fit your Service or Agency’s existing talent exchange program(s).

Program Benefits

Take part in critical projects to accelerate the U.S. government’s understanding and adoption of enterprise AI.

Obtain hands-on experience in designing, configuring, deploying, and operating large-scale AI applications.

Work with C3 AI industry-leading talent and learn about real-world AI application development methodologies and best practices.

Program Details

Depending on your background and learning/development goals, you will work with C3 AI team(s) to design, develop, and deploy enterprise AI applications for U.S. Government agencies. Fellows may also work with or follow teams supporting commercial (non-Government) customers. Regardless of the specific programs or projects, Fellows will garner best practices and learn new ways of working from C3 AI as a leading commercial software provider in the exciting AI/ML market.

Participation in the C3 AI Fellows program provides many tangible learning experiences. Depending on your goals and focus, this may include, for example:

  • Fundamentals of AI and Machine Learning
  • AI product definition and specification
  • AI application project management
  • Data fusion
  • Application design
  • Agile application development
  • AI feature labeling
  • AI and machine learning algorithm and pipeline design and training
  • Supervised and unsupervised learning techniques
  • Deep learning techniques
  • Approaches in combining traditional optimization and physics-based modeling with AI/ML techniques
  • Data visualization
  • DevSecOps

Program structure summary

Best-in-class AI/ML/Data Science learning and development (L&D) opportunity for USG and Military participants, accelerating USG’s understanding and adoption of enterprise AI

Flexible tracks and focus areas to support participant L&D goals, backgrounds, project timing, location, and interests

Regular touch-points with C3 AI leadership for additional coaching and guidance

Experiences ranging from 3 to 12-months at Redwood City, CA or Tysons, VA offices


The C3 AI Fellows program is accessible through many qualified talent exchange programs with the U.S. Government and Military services, for example:


  • Interested US Government and Military personnel should apply through your applicable learning and development talent exchange program (see examples to the left).
  • C3 AI is a highly technical company, focused on developing and deploying Enterprise AI applications at scale, and we strive to make the experience extremely valuable for our Fellows. Therefore, potential participants must hold a bachelor’s degree and ideally an advanced degree in Engineering, Computer Science, Math, Physics, or Data Science.
  • Participants and sponsoring government organizations are responsible for safety, pay/benefits, and travel expenses.

Program Location

C3 AI Fellows will be based in Redwood City, CA or Tysons, VA.

Request Additional Information

Step 1

Research the existing government programs (see example list above)

Step 2

Confirm you are eligible for the C3 AI Fellows Program by reviewing the qualification criteria above

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Complete the form below

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About C3 AI

C3 AI is the world’s leading provider of Enterprise AI software.

The world’s largest and most iconic institutions use the C3 AI Platform and more than 40 AI-enabled applications. C3 AI customers include the United States Air Force, U.S. Navy, Missile Defense Agency, U.S. Intelligence Agencies, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Baker Hughes, Raytheon Technologies, and Shell.

C3 AI software delivers significant economic and mission impact across a range of U.S. Federal use cases, including supply network risk, predictive maintenance, logistics, warfighter of the future, command and control, battle management, insider threat, precision medicine, and production optimization.