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INSPIRE STEM with NSBE Boston– Invest in the Future of Black Engineers

Your gift will move the U.S. closer to graduating 10K Black Engineers annually by 2025. Does your employer have a gift matching program? If yes, please contact NSBE Boston Finance Team –

NSBE Boston Professionals invites you to our 5th Annual INSPIRE STEM Scholarship Fundraiser & Awards gala Saturday, March 4, 2023. This year’s in-person event will benefit NSBE Boston’s year-round Youth STEM (science, technology, engineering & math) initiatives and also honor the accomplishments of Black leaders who are inspiring a generation of future black innovators.


DATE: Saturday, March 4th, 2023 | VENUE: Omni Hotel at The Seaport Boston

TIME: 6PM (Gala dinner begins at 7pm)

DRESS CODE: BLACK TIE/ FORMAL event. Dress accordingly.

PARKING: Discounted Valet Parking is available at the hotel

ENTERTAINMENT: Surprise act and Live DJ


GALA DINNER & WELCOME RECEPTION: Tickets include access to the welcome reception, gala dinner & entertainment. Access to the VIP reception requires a VIP level ticket.

VENUE: Ensemble Ballroom




6pm — Guest Registration & Welcome Reception

VIP Welcome reception sponsored by MassMutual (by invitation)


6:45pm – Doors open for Ballroom seating


7pm – 9:30pm — Gala Dinner & Awards presentation


10pm — Networking Finale (21+)

*Subject to change


2023 Inspire Stem Gala Scholarship Recipients

2023 Inspire Stem Gala Honorees

2023 Inspire Stem Gala Sponsors

Presenting Sponsor

Circle of Innovation & VIP Welcome Reception Sponsor

Circle of Excellence Sponsor

Circle of Inspiration Sponsors

Inspire STEM Scholarship Sponsors

Inspire STEM Media Sponsors

Become a Corporate Sponsor

This program is organized by NSBE Boston Professionals with the generous support of our members, corporate partners and community of givers. Our vision is to continue to expand opportunities for Black students and professionals, and also increase access to STEM resources in Boston’s under-served communities.


Become a Corporate Sponsor

Interested in becoming corporate partner for the Inspire STEM gala? Please email our Treasurer at to learn about how your company can get involved!
You can also view our 2023 sponsorship guide here.


Your gift helps fulfill our mission to graduate 10,000 black engineers by 2025. Learn more about the Inspire STEM Gala on our website!