OME Virtual 'Drop In' Hours

Beginning November 4, the OME will host weekly virtual “Drop-In” Hours via zoom on Wednesdays 4:00—6:00pm EST ( Thursdays 4:00-6:00pm EST  (  During these Drop-In Hours, you can speak with one of the OME staff members to:

  • Ask questions related to OME programs and services
  • Talk about other MIT-related issues (e.g., academic issues, concerns about classes, instructor concerns, etc.)
  • Talk about non-MIT issues (i.e., personal, professional, social matters)
  • Share some good news, suggest ideas that you would like OME to consider or just to catch up with the OME staff

You can also schedule an appointment: Monday-Friday: 9:00am-5:00pm EST by mailing us at or emailing an OME team member directly

Programs & Services

IACME Student Prize

IACME Student Prizes 2020-2021

Each IACME Champion and Strategic Partner will select two recipients of their prizes.
Over 25 prizes will be awarded!


  • Professional, community, and leadership activities
  • Participation in at least 1 OME program/service
  • Strong academic standing (at least 4.0 GPA; waived for first-years)
  • Open to all undergraduates
  • Open to all majors
  • Previous winners may reapply!

Deadline: Friday, November 13 at 11:59pm EDT

Questions? Email

Winners are selected and notified by end of December 2020.

Select all the IACME Partners you would like to share your application materials with. Any company un-selected will not receive your application materials.

Please upload your responses and resume as a single PDF file.

Please answer the prompts below:
1. State in (2 paragraphs or less) how your experiences (professional, community, or leadership) support the mission of the OME.  
2. Describe in (2 paragraphs or less) your career/professional interests or goals after MIT.
3. Describe in (2 paragraphs or less) your intended major and why are you selecting this major. (First-year students only)

Note: PDFs missing either the essay responses or a resume will not be considered for a prize.

Files must be less than 20 MB.
Allowed file types: pdf.
By checking this box you are giving permission to the Office of Minority Education (OME) to review your academic records to ensure that you meet the stated academic criteria