Carnegie Mellon University

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Perfect Alignment To:

  • The Simon Initiative
  • Goal of positive global impact
  • Culture of interdisiplinary collaboration
  • Emphasis on empirical validation
  • Experience in developing reading and math tutors
  • Student participation in research and course projects


  • Exciting competition for noble goal
  • Potential to win $1M or $10M
  • Great for Carnegie Mellon brand
  • Inspire the public
  • Attract students