SUMMER OPPORTUNITIES (1/15/19)
The Abbey Road: Founded in 2000 by Stanford University Alumni, Abbey Road Embarked on a mission to provide educational summer programs for teens. Programs include Art, History, Film, Fashion, Photography, Sat/ACT prep, College Prep, International Relations, Community Service, and other subjects, all which take place across different nations. Click here for their website to learn more.
Yale Young Global Scholars: Each summer, Yale offers highly selective, two-week academic and leadership experiences for exceptional high school students to learn from Yale faculty and analyze key ideas ranging from international security to creative writing to biomedical engineering. Click here for more information.
NC ACS Project SEED: Project SEED is currently accepting applications from qualified 10th and 11th grade disadvantaged students. It is a cost-free, year-round science enrichment program for academically talented students. The program includes a paid ($2500) summer internship.The application is linked here and the teacher recommendation here.
Gettysburg College: Gettysburg College is excited to offer several opportunities for high school juniors and sophomores to attend academic camps over the summer months. Subjects include psychology, history, creative writing, piano, or information technology.
Oxford Royale Academy: Fuel your ambitions this summer with expert teaching, outstanding venues, and inspiring culture. Enrollment has opened for 2019 here, offered in June - August for 2 or 4 week courses.
University of Rochester’s Pre-College Programs: Students can participate in one-week courses, credit courses, or intensive programs in business, engineering, genetics, medicine, pathology, or research. Click here for enrollment information.
NSCU Design Camp: Register here for day and residential camp at NC State University's 2019 Design Camp.
Spring high school weekend workshops are now open. Architecture and Video Game Design workshops are available. Click here for more information and registration.
Summer Textile Exploration Program (STEP): The Wilson College of Textiles Summer Textile Exploration Program (STEP) consists of four one-week sessions for rising high school seniors interested in learning about the textile industry, fashion, engineering, polymer science and business marketing.
Duke Summer Session: They are determined not only to inform you about it, but to transform you into one who envisions, shapes, and delivers the incredible possibilities of tomorrow. Summer College, Academy, and Accelerated STEM Academy programs are available. Apply online here.
Belmont Abbey: Schola offers a unique opportunity to rising high school sophomores, juniors, and seniors to spend a week engaged in a rich schedule of academic, cultural, and recreational activities centered on lively seminars discussing several of the great books of the Western world. Click here for their website.
Lebanon Valley College: Our Health and Biomedical Sciences Summer Camps provide high school students with a window into the scientific basis of human health.
Research & Engineering Apprenticeship Program: REAP is a summer STEM program that places talented high school students, from groups historically underserved in STEM, in research apprenticeships at area colleges and universities. REAP apprentices work under the direct supervision of a mentor on research project that are 5-8 weeks in length. Apprentices receive a stipend.
Syracuse University: Syracuse University Summer College offers high school students the opportunity to explore their passions and experience college life for one to six weeks with over 40 credit and noncredit pre-college programs. Click here for more.
Stanford: Stanford Pre-Collegiate Summer Institutes is a three-week summer residential program held on Stanford campus that provides academically talented and intellectually curious students currently in grades 8–11 with intensive study in a single course.
American University: American University offers a precollege program. You will use Washington, DC as your classroom and laboratory for our experiential learning courses in communication, international studies, and politics. Get to know what AU has to offer, and discover your passion! Click here for more.
New York University: With NYU Precollege, rising juniors and seniors can apply to take college-level courses for credit and experience life as an NYU student.
Reynolds Young Writers Workshop: The workshop is an eight-day residential program that incorporates small creative writing workshops, group sessions with Denison creative writing faculty and notable visiting writers, and more. Click here for more information.
Davidson: July Experience will provide an opportunity for you to prepare for college academically and socially, expand your worldview, get individualized attention from Davidson faculty, explore the town of Davidson and Charlotte, and experience a taste of the college student life.
Miami University: Heat up your summer by taking a class at Miami! Click here for more information.
Marist: The Pre-College Program offers many engaging activities beyond the classroom to ensure you make the most out of your two weeks on campus.
Rhodes College: The Summer Writing Institute at Rhodes College takes place annually for two weeks during June and is a residential academic program committed to developing the critical thinking and writing skills of ambitious high school students.