Apply to MITES!
Applicants must be public school students from Boston, Cambridge, or Lawrence, MA in 7th, 8th, 9th, or 10th grade at the time of application. We are unable to make exceptions to our eligibility requirements. To be eligible for MITES programs, applicants must be United States citizens or permanent residents with a current green card.
MITES Summer and MITES Semester
Applicants must be in 11th grade or equivalent at the time of application and can be public, private, or homeschooled students from anywhere in the United States. To be eligible for MITES programs, applicants must be United States citizens or permanent residents with a current green card.
Start and submit your application before the deadline! Avoid last-minute technical errors that prevent your application from being submitted. Ask a trusted mentor, teacher, or friend to read your short-answer responses.
Do your short-answer responses reflect your uniqueness? Do they emphasize your passion for STEM? Use the Short Answer section to show us who you are! We want to know the real you.
For recommenders, consider recent teachers who know you well and can attest to your strengths. Ask early so they have plenty of time to submit before the deadline. We know they’re busy, so be sure to thank them for taking the time to submit on your behalf.