Massachusetts Institute of Technology



Sponsorship and Donations


The IDEAS Global Challenge is made possible by the generous financial support of companies and many individual contributors.

What sponsorship means:

Sponsors who make a financial contribution toward the Global Challenge help us meet our bottom line – make awards, innovate on the Global Challenge platform, staff the Global Challenge and cover overhead. Sponsors can come it at any level. Contact us to learn more.

How to become a sponsor:

To become a sponsor of the Global Challenge, get in touch with us by completing our Contact Us form.

How to donate:

You can also make a gift to the MIT Public Service Center.

Give to MIT

Other ways to get involved: 

There are many ways to contribute to the success of the MIT Global Challenge. You can:

  • Mentor Teams
  • Be an IDEAS volunteer
  • Serve as an IDEAS judge

To learn about these and other ways to contribute, visit our "Get Involved" menu.