Spark

Thanks for coming to Spark 2016! Spark 2017 will take place March 11-12. Keep an eye out for the opening of registration in February 2017!
In 9th-12th grade? Read about Splash instead! Head over to our Splash page to learn more. Spark is for for 7–8th graders only, and Splash is for 9-12th graders only.

Program Vitals

What: Take a bunch of short classes on a huge variety of cool topics. The class catalog for Spark 2016 can be found here.
When: Spark takes place each Spring.
Who: Students in grades 7–8.
Cost: $40 (includes 2 days of classes and lunch on both days). As always, generous financial aid is available. We do not provide housing for students coming from out of town, but they can consult our list of hotels nearby.
Where: On the MIT campus.

General Information about Spark

Spark is a one-weekend program designed to give our students the opportunity to explore a wide range of subjects. MIT students and community members teach a variety of classes, from urban orienteering to mathematics to Chinese brush painting and everything in between! For more information, please check out our FAQs. If you still have questions, please email us at spark@mit.edu. Financial aid is available for all of our programs based on need. You can apply for financial aid when registering for Spark.

Details

Registration instructions are available at the registration steps page.

You can also read more about the program details, including information regarding the registration and check-in process.



Last modified on Aug. 18, 2016 at 10:51 a.m.