Students look on during science experiment

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Impact Scholarship

Sarah distributes Impact Scholarships to CRLS students

MIT Impact Scholarships

In 2016, as we celebrated 100 years of MIT in Cambridge, the Institute announced a new scholarship program for college-bound Cambridge students who demonstrated their ability to make valuable personal contributions to their community. All display a sincere commitment to making the world a better place, and receive a $10,000 scholarship to the college or university of their choice.


Impact Scholars are attending the university of their choice.


in scholarship money pledged to Cambridge graduates to date.