MLK Programs at MIT

Martin Luther King Jr. addresses the March on Washington, 1963

MLK Visiting Professors and Scholars Program

The Massachusetts Institute of Technology established the Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Visiting Professor Program to enhance and recognize the contributions of outstanding scholars.

Annual MLK Celebration

Since 1996, the MIT community celebrates diversity and social commitment by invited notable speakers at an annual celebration.

MLK Leadership Award

The MLK Jr. Leadership Awards are given annually to students, alumni, staff, groups and faculty who embody the spirit of Dr. King’s work.

MLK IAP Design Seminar

This seminar facilitates the design and construction of installations and other community projects in conjunction with and beyond MIT's celebration of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.

MLK–Inspired Art and Performance Contest

This contest is open to all MIT Undergraduates and Graduate Students, including Wellesley students.