Black Tech Matters strives to increase diversity in STEM and helps businesses, schools, and governments build their influence and deepen their impact. Black Tech Matters has helped students of color build their careers at numerous startups and has worked tirelessly to improve diversity in the entrepreneurial space. For more information, check out BTM’s website.
The MIT Covid-19 Challenge is composed of volunteers from institutions around MIT and the country and has hosted 8 hackathons that aimed to address many of the challenges created or enhanced by the pandemic. These hackathons have attracted thousands of participants around the world. For more information, check out the MIT COVID-19 Challenge’s page.
MIT Hacking Medicine is a key partner in the MIT innovation ecosystem and has hosted multiple global healthcare-themed hackathons. The organization focuses on addressing a wide variety of healthcare topics, including rare diseases and mental health. For more information, check out MIT Hacking Medicine’s page.