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IMPACT Chandler Scholars Program

Program Summary

In addition to classroom enrichment, Chandler Education Foundation is committed to investing in our future by providing CUSD high school students with experiences that directly engage them in strengthening our community. The IMPACT Chandler Scholars program requires a student’s formal commitment in the first semester of their freshman year:

Students commit to:

  • maintain a 3.4 or greater GPA

  • cumulative attendance at 95% or greater 

  • submit at least 35 hours of community service* before the first day of their junior year

  • perform at least 100 hours of community service* before April 1st of their senior year

Students who fulfill all program requirements are considered IMPACT Scholars and receive additional honors at graduation including letters of recommendation and an honor cord to wear with their cap and gown. 

IMPACT Chandler Scholars are then considered eligible to apply for an IMPACT Scholarship.  In years past, this scholarship has been approximately $1,000 per award and is based upon available funding each year. 

In 2018, the Foundation awarded over $70,000 in IMPACT Scholarships.



2018-2019 Incoming freshmen will receive an invitation to participate via Infinite Campus. Students may opt in through November 1st.


*IMPACT Chandler Scholars program participants are asked to volunteer in their community.  We encourage students to volunteer for a variety of organizations.  Volunteer hours will not be credited for service provided at a faith-based organization where volunteer time does not benefit the broader community. Please contact us further clarification is needed.

Already an IMPACT Chandler Participant?

Are you currently enrolled in the IMPACT Chandler Scholars program?  If so, please use this link to download the most recent Community Service Activity form. 

We receive a high volume of submissions and are unable to respond individually to confirm receipt.  Hours submitted in July of 2018 will be inputted no later than August 3rd.  The system will not purge Juniors with less than 35 hours of service until the week of August 6th.  Thank you for your patience!

Community Service Activity forms are now accepted by email at or can be uploaded below.

Upload Forms Here (10-12th grades only)

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Volunteer Opportunities

Looking for ways to give back to your community?  Read about a number of organizations where our students have had incredible experiences: volunteer opportunities.

Our Impact This Year

  • Students Impacted


  • Volunteer Hours


  • Cash for Classrooms


  • Scholarships Awarded


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