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Grant for Graduate Students with Children

Do you have one or more kids? MIT has a need-blind grant available to all full-time PhD students and many Masters. See eligibility restrictions and apply by September 30.

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Survive? No, let’s thrive

“You’re going to MIT? Pfft, have fun getting a social life – nobody has one there.” “I’ve heard that people only eat, sleep and work at MIT. Sometimes they have to choose two out of the three…” “Good luck surviving; you’re going to need it!” These were some of the responses I got when I […]

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