Partner with us

BU Spark! partners with professionals across industries — from technology to business to government — to support students on their learning journeys, helping with student projects and providing opportunities for skill building. Individuals who are interested in partnering with Spark! on a project can learn more about submitting a project.


Become a mentor

Mentors guide motivated student teams through projects, helping with innovation, technical aspects, and interaction design,

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Become an expert in residence

Experts in residence get deeply involved with Spark! by leading initiatives, providing strategic council to the Spark! team, and directly engaging with and supporting students.

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Submit a project

Spark! offers a unique opportunity for individuals and organizations to partner with Boston University students with computing, data science, and engineering skills on their technology projects.

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Sponsor an opportunity

Flexible partnership opportunities — including events, programs, and special initiatives — are available.

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Donate to Spark!

You can support Spark! directly by donating; please indicate that your gift should go to BU Spark!.

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