- Stahr Senior Award (2007)
Scarpino majored in biology. He has served as vice president of the IU Residence Halls Association and is a member of the Board of Aeons. In addition, he has volunteered for the American Red Cross, the St. Vincent DePaul Society, the Student Global AIDS Campaign and Bloomington Hospital's Positive Link. Scarpino interned with the Foundation for Sustainable Development at a village orphanage in Kenya during the summer of 2006.