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IMPACT Chandler Scholars Program

2020-2021 Enrollment

Incoming freshman may now enroll in IMPACT via Infinite Campus.  Enrollment will be open throughout the year.  Freshmen must enroll through their Infinite Campus account.  Parents are not able to access enrollment directly but a confirmation email will be sent to the parent/guardian listed in Infinite Campus. 

  • Students, log in to your Infinite Campus account
  • Select the blue IMPACT link, typically located under the MORE section
  • Read and review the information contained in the IMPACT Scholars document.  
  • Please note, verification emails will be sent to the email address listed in the document.  CUSD has assigned you a student email and your verification will be emailed to that address in addition to your primary parent/guardian listed in Infinite Campus.
  • Once you opt into the program, you will use the SAME link to begin submitting hours.  All hours must be submitted through this link. 
  • You may download a Community Service form (on the right side of this web page).  This is for your records only but may be asked for should there be a question or concern about your submission. 
  • Your volunteer service supervisor's email will serve as their signature. 

Questions? Email

Downloadable Enrollment and Submission Information

Infinite Campus Link

Access the student Infinite Campus Portal HERE

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 their freshman year:

Students commit to:

  • maintain a 3.4 or greater GPA

  • cumulative attendance at 95% or greater 

  • submit 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 2020 the Foundation awarded over $67,000 in IMPACT Scholarships.

*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.  For example, church services/childcare/meal service for members of church. See the downloadable Community Service Activity form for additional and contact us if further clarification is needed.



Volunteer Opportunities

Looking for ways to give back to your community?  Visit our volunteer page to see current needs in our community or read about a number of organizations where our students have had incredible experiences: volunteer opportunities.


***Attention 20-21 Seniors***

  • Deadline for hours to be submitted is April 1, 2021.
  • The requirement for the first 35 hours to be submitted by junior year has been eliminated.
  • 100 total hours are due by April 1. Looking for ways to volunteer during this unusual time? Check out our volunteer links at the bottom of this page.
  • IMPACT Scholarship Application is now open.
  • Applications are due by Midnight, Monday, April 19th, 2021.
  • Use this link to apply on our IMPACT Chandler Seniors page.
  • If you have extenuating circumstances that impacted attendance, please submit a letter with your application, documenting the nature of your additional absences. CEF will work with students to make exceptions should COVID related issues impact your eligibility. 


IMPACT Chandler Participants

Please use this link to download our current Community Service Form. ***UPDATED March 2021*** All students should record service and save in a portfolio. 

Currently Enrolled 9th - 11th Grade Students

Please submit hours through the Infinite Campus link previously used to enroll/opt-in to IMPACT.  Parents are unable to upload hours through their parent portal access.  

Helpful Hints

  • Volunteering for Feed My Starving Children (FMSC)? A photo image of the packing session information serves as verification of your participation. You will not receive an email. Leave the email portion blank if submitting through Infinite Campus. Documentation should be saved and available upon request. 
  • Travel time is not included in volunteer hours.
  • When submitting through Infinite Campus, PLEASE consolidate and enter only once for the same location.  You may select a date range and include multiple days. 

Opportunities with Social Distancing in Place

Below is a list of organizations that may offer opportunities to help others even during this time of social distancing. Please note, CEF and CUSD are not affiliated with any of these organizations and we encourage you to thoroughly research any opportunity with your parent/guardian before submitting any information.  

Our Impact This Year

  • Students Impacted


  • Volunteer Hours


  • Cash for Classrooms


  • Scholarships Awarded


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