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People who haven't won major awards, or been active in math/science clubs, or taken very advanced college-courses, or invented something, or have an amazing talent--do they get into MIT? I'm talking about intelligent, interested, and bright students, not slackers or anything--but also people who haven't won important competitions or demonstrated amazing talent in some area. I guess the reason behind this question is that I am kind of overwhelmed by things I've been hearing, to the point that I'm kind of losing hope!