Diversity/Black Lives Matter

Black Lives Matter

iGEM's work to fight systemic racism in STEM will be a work in progress. On this page, we will continue to share our thoughts, actions, resources, and invite our community to engage with the topic.

Anonymous Feedback

If you have something you want to discuss with iGEM HQ relating to racism, diversity, or inclusion in iGEM, or you have an idea that you would like us to explore, we welcome you to please submit your thoughts through this anonymous feedback form.

The information collected will be kept strictly confidential, and will only be used to improve iGEM programming. Any feedback submitted or topics discussed will not have any impact upon team judging in the iGEM Competition.

External Resources

The external links above are being provided for informational purposes only; they do not constitute an endorsement or an approval by the iGEM Foundation.

Share Your Story

We are collecting stories about experiences of racism or discrimination as a student/iGEM participant/member of STEM or academic fields.

Note: This is not a venue to submit official complaints to iGEM, but a place to share stories. If you have a complaint that you would like iGEM to follow up on, please contact hq [AT] igem [DOT] org.