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Group
to Mentor
Start Date Length
of Commitment
Mentor Workload Virtually
or In-Person
Website Contact
TechX – ProjX Fall, Winter, Spring, Summer 3-6 Months 30 min check-in once a month In-Person, Virtually Website Email
Sloan Healthcare Innovations Prize – Pitch Winter 1-3 Weeks 1 in-person meeting to go over pitches In-Person Website Email
MIT fuse Winter 1-2 Months 30-minute phone calls with mentees In-Person, Virtually Website Email
Solar Electric Vehicle Team (SEVT) Fall 7-11 Months Saturday shop and Monday org meetings In-Person Website Email
StartMIT Winter 1-3 Weeks At least one hour over a week in January In-Person, Virtually Website Email
Sloan Healthcare Club Fall, Spring 3-6 Months Four 1-hour calls or meetings throughout the semester In-Person, Virtually Website Email
TechX – THINK Spring 1-2 Months 2 hours a week at end of semester In-Person, Virtually Website Email
Sandbox Innovation Fund Program Fall, Winter, Spring, Summer 3-6 Months At least 5-8 hours a month over a span of six months In-Person, Virtually Website Email
MIT-China Innovation and Entrepreneurship Forum (MIT-CHIEF) Fall 7-11 Months Average 1-2 hours every 2 weeks In-Person Website Email
MIT Design for America Fall, Winter, Spring 1-2 Months 1-3 hours a week for 2 months, possibly running workshops or seminars in addition, encouraged to attend events In-Person Website Email
TechX – MakeMIT Spring 1-3 Weeks 1 full day in February In-Person Website Email
Martin Trust Center for MIT Entrepreneurship Professional Advisory Network Fall, Winter, Spring 7-11 Months 30-minute phone calls with mentees In-Person, Virtually Website Email
Legatum Center for Development and Entrepreneurship – Professional Advisory Network Fall 7-11 Months 1-2 virtual office hours each week Virtually Website Email
Legatum Center for Development and Entrepreneurship – Fellows Spring 1 Year 2-3 hours a week to meet with fellows and one monthy meeting for at least one year In-Person, Virtually Website Email
Undergraduate Practice Opportunities Program (UPOP) Winter 1-3 Weeks 7 days in January or 4 days in February In-Person Website Email
IMPACT Fall, Spring 3-6 Months Meet with fellows 2-3 times over 6 months In-Person Website Email
MIT Venture Mentoring Service (VMS) Fall, Winter, Spring, Summer 1 Year 2-3 days per month (includes 3-5 90-minute mentoring sessions and monthly half-day program review session) In-Person Website Email
IDEAS Global Challenge Fall, Winter, Spring 1-3 Weeks 3-6 hours over a two week period, plus one 30-minute training session; potential for longer-term mentorship opportunities Virtually Website Email
Water Innovation Prize – Lead Mentor Winter, Spring 3-6 Months Lead mentor for one of the competing teams, minimum of 5 hours of support throughout competition ending in April In-Person Website Email
Water Innovation Prize – Mentor Winter, Spring 3-6 Months 2-hour office hours session or 1-2 hours per month throughout competition ending in April In-Person, Virtually Website Email
Water Innovation Prize – Pitch Practice Mentor Spring 1-2 Months One round-robin pitch session on one day in March In-Person Website Email
TechX – HackMIT Fall 1-3 Weeks Entire 2-day event In-Person Website Email
Hacking Medicine Fall, Winter, Spring, Summer 1-3 Weeks 3-6 hours over 1 weekend, plus 1-2 hour training session before the hackathon, optional longer term mentorship opportunities In-Person Website Email
Hacking Arts Fall 1-3 Weeks A few hours over two days with options to run technical workshops before competition in November In-Person Website Email
delta v Accelerator Summer 3-6 Months At least three 30-minute calls with teams each month for June-August In-Person, Virtually Website Email
Gordon Engineering Leadership (GEL) Program Year 2 Fall 1 Year 1-2 hour check-ins at least once a month for one year In-Person, Virtually Website Email
Gordon Engineering Leadership (GEL) Program Year 1 Fall, Spring 3-6 Months Ad hoc, beginning with meetings at the beginning of fall and spring semesters In-Person, Virtually Website Email
MIT Formula SAE (FSAE) Fall, Spring 3-6 Months 4-6-hour design reviews scheduled throughout fall and spring In-Person Website Email
Deshpande Center for Technological Innovation Fall, Winter, Spring, Summer 1 Year A few hours to weekly or monthly meetings. Provide specific market and industry perspective and connections. In-Person, Virtually Website Email
D-Lab – Yearlong Fall 1 Year 1-2 one-hour meetings per month for 1 year In-Person, Virtually Website Email
D-Lab – Ad Hoc Fall, Winter, Spring, Summer 1 Year Informal, called upon when needed In-Person, Virtually Website Email
Clean Energy Prize Spring 1-2 Months 6-7 hours over 2 months In-Person, Virtually Website Email
TechX – Blueprint Spring 1-3 Weeks 1 full day for one day in February In-Person Website Email
Arts@MIT Creative Arts Competition Fall 1 Year 2-6 hours over academic year, in-person for finalists In-Person, Virtually Website Email
MIT $100K Entrepreneurship Competition- Pitch Fall 1-3 Weeks 1 in-person meeting to go over pitches In-Person Website Email
MIT $100K Entrepreneurship Competition- Launch Spring 1-2 Months 1-2 in-person meetings over 4-8 weeks In-Person Website Email
MIT $100K Entrepreneurship Competition – Accelerate Winter 1-2 Months 1-2 in-person meetings over 4 weeks In-Person, Virtually Website Email