University of Arizona Med-Start: The Med-Start Health Careers Program in hosted at the University of Arizona -Tucson for SIX weeks and the dates are from June 2, 2019 to July 13, 2019 at the University of Arizona Tucson campus. This summer program is for 11th grade high school students who are interested in health and science careers. The Med-Start program, coordinated by The University Arizona Health Sciences has been an academic enrichment and health career exploration program. It is designed to provide a real-life college experience for high school students and expose them to various health careers. We welcome applications from all Arizona students. Students who are economically disadvantaged, educationally disadvantaged, and/or from groups underrepresented in the health care professions (Hispanic, Native American, or African American), are especially encouraged to apply.The Med-Start application and instructions are available ONLINE effective October 15th at https://diversity.uahs.arizona.edu DUE DATE: All completed applications and materials must be completed ONLINE by 11:00 pm on Friday, February 1st, 2019. About the Med-Start Health Careers Program: https://youtu.be/E33bkKmTKkk
University of Arizona New Start Summer Program - six-week introduction for graduating seniors to experience the best that the University of Arizona has to offer. This year, New Start will take place from June 15 to July 26, 2019. While students spend these weeks getting to know the campus, they will also take two courses, meaning they start off half a semester ahead. Arizona residents get significantly reduced tuition and fees, and students receiving a summer Pell Grant have all of their New Start tuition and program fees covered. https://newstart.arizona.edu/ Deadline to apply is May 8, 2019.
University of Arizona’s Summer Engineering Academy - Join the UA College of Engineering at one (or more!) of six week-long residential programs where you’ll complete design challenges, explore university labs and research, test out college life, meet other aspiring young engineers, and more. http://www.engineering.arizona.edu/k12/sea
University of Arizona's Eller College - Eller has a great week long summer program to introduce high school juniors to a career in accounting and finance. It includes on-campus housing, transportation and meals and it’s completely free. https://accounting.eller.arizona.edu/bcap
University of Arizona Cardiology Summer Camp- Dates June 14-15, 2019. Open to 11th and 12th grade high school students with a minimum 3.5 GPA. www.goo.gl/ySDsor Deadline April 30, 2019
UA's WSIP Young Writers Institute This program is designed for students entering grades 9-12 in the fall semester. The purpose of the program is to provide students with opportunities to develop their writing skills and confidence in writing, presenting, and collaborating. Dates: July 8-26 Place: University of Arizona (Main Campus) Time: Monday - Friday, 9 am - 3 pm Deadline April 19. https://uarizona.co1.qualtrics.com/jfe/form/SV_bkZC3pv2hLXbUSp
Arizona State University Joaquin Bustoz Math-Science Honors Program - intense academic program allowing student participants to reside on ASU's Tempe campus for a six or eight week summer session while enrolled in a university-level mathematics course for college credit. Student must have completed their sophomore year, have a cumulative unweighted GPA of 3.25, minimum grade of "B" or better grades in all math and science courses, and have completed at least three years of math by the end of spring 2019 semester. High school seniors are eligible to apply but must be enrolled for the fall semester of 2019 at ASU. www.jbmshp.asu.edu Deadline to apply is February 15, 2019
ASU Barrett Summer Scholars provides students with the opportunity to experience college while preparing for enrollment and success at Arizona State University and Barrett, the Honors College. The residential program invites academically-talented and motivated current 7th, 8th, and 9th grade students to engage in college-level coursework and participate in a community of peers from across the state. https://eoss.asu.edu/bss
ASU César E. Chávez Leadership Institute is a free summer residential program for current 10th and 11th grade students. Attendees will participate in workshops and activities exploring higher education, leadership development and community engagement at Arizona State University's Tempe campus from June 2 – 8, 2019. https://eoss.asu.edu/access/cesar-e-chavez-leadership-institute
ASU Design Primer summer program - This exciting program allows students the opportunity to discover the school’s various design programs in Architecture, Industrial Design, Interior Design, Landscape Architecture, and Visual Communication Design.https://design.asu.edu/design-primer.
Northern Arizona University Reading and Writing Skills program - Classes offered in Tucson for students entering 3rd to 12th grades. For information or to register call 1-800-470-3728.
Grand Canyon University Summer Institute www.gcu.edu/summerinstitute
June 17 - 21, 2019: Fall 2019 high school sophomores and juniors
June 24 - 28, 2019: Fall 2019 high school seniors
Camp Cardiac Tucson 2019 - run by medical students in over 30 cities nationwide, 1-week summer day camps for high school students interested in exploring careers in medicine. http://www.campcardiac.org.
Summer Youth Conservation Program at Saguaro National Park - This is a program for teens 15-18. The program motto is Learn. Play. Grow. Work. in the outdoors. This year's program involves camping out Monday-Friday most weeks with two 10 day campouts scheduled as well. We will be doing river restoration work, hiking trail maintenance, going on day hikes, and taking field trips. All while being paid. Email Sagu_ycc@nps.gov for information
Midwestern University Health Careers Institute - Will take place July 11-20 on the University's campus in Glendale, Az. This FREE medical program is open to current Junior and Senior high school students and offers hands-on lab activities and lectures designed to introduce students to a variety of health professions. Applications due April 1, 2019. www.midwestern.edu/AZHealthCareersInstitute
Planet Fitness is having a teen challenge this summer and offering memberships to their gyms for free from May 15 – Sept 1. This is open to kids ages 15 to 18. https://www.planetfitness.com/sweepstakes-rules
Duke Summer Sessions: Summer College – A four-week, credit-bearing program for US students currently in 10th or 11th grade and international students currently in 10th – 12th grade in which they take undergraduate-level courses Summer Academy – A three-week program for students currently in 9th – 12th grade in which they take a certificate course. Intensive STEM Academy – A one-week, STEM-based program for students currently in 9th – 12th grade that consists of a variety of laboratory tours, faculty lectures, and workshops. http://summersession.duke.edu/high-school-students
Washington University of St. Louis - In addition to coursework, students participate in college-readiness seminars, academic support groups, workshops, and a variety of weekend and evening social events. Open for current sophomores and juniors in high school. www.summerexperiences.wustl.edu
Broadreach - Global education and skill-building summer adventures. For 2-4 weeks, Broadreachers join a small group of peers and expert instructors in countries all around the globe. www.gobroadreach.com
Oxbridge Academic Programs - summer programs for students aged 13 to 18. www.oxbridgeprograms.com
University of Alabama Early College - providing high school sophomores, juniors, and seniors with the opportunity to earn college credit from the University of Alabama. www.uaearlycollege.ua.edu
Jonathan R Reynolds Young Writers Workshop - 8 day residential summer program in creative writing for current high school sophomores and juniors who love to write. June 16-23, 2019. Application due March 3, 2019. www.reynolds.denison.edu
Lewis & Clark Fir Acres Writing Workshop - 2 week residential summer creative writing program for 10th, 11th, and 12th graders. Priority application deadline January 1, 2019. www.go.lclark/firacres
Jacobs University, Germany - Summer Camp 2019, July 28 and August 3, 2019. This is a great opportunity for students to take a glimpse into what university life is like on an international campus. The deadline for submitting the application is March 3, 2019. www.jacobs-university.de
Oxford Royale Academy - Study in Oxford in summer 2019 and experience life in a top UK university. www.oxford-royale.co.uk
SCAD Pre-College Programs - SCAD Summer Seminars and SCAD Rising Star, experience life as a student at The University for Creative Careers. www.scad.edu/sss
Summer Discovery pre-college academic and enrichment programs. Collaborative partnerships with 14 universities in the U.S. and abroad. summerdiscovery.com
Pre-College Programs at UC Santa Barbara - Summer research programs for students in grades 9-11. The Research Mentorship Program (RMP) and the Science & Engineering Research Academy (SERA) provide students with a unique opportunity to gain university-level research experience, as well as earn college credit. summer.ucsb.edu/precollege
University of Southern California - USC summer programs offers 2 & 4 week courses in a variety of subjects which students choose one course for intense study, choose from over 20 courses. www.summer.usc.edu
Denison University, 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 much more.Workshop is for rising juniors and seniors.
Bovard Scholars Summer Program at USC - Each Bovard Scholar will have one full year of support through the admissions cycle and spend three weeks on the USC campus. Program runs from July 14, 2019 through August 3, 2019. The program at no cost to students or families. USC will pay for transportation to and from campus for students coming from outside of Southern California. All high-achieving high school juniors with financial need encouraged to apply. Requirements- Junior in high school (11th grader) at time of application, currently hold a 4.0 GPA or above, enrolled in Algebra II, Trigonometry or above, demonstrate financial need. Deadline to apply is February 15, 2019
Cornell Summer Programs - The CURIE and CATALYST Academies are one-week summer residential programs for high school students who excel in math and science, enjoy solving problems, and want to learn more about careers in engineering.
Interlochen Center of the Arts - Programs from 1-6 weeks for students in grade 3-12 interested in music, dance, film, visual arts, theater, and creative writing. www.interlochen.org
Pre-College Programs at UC Santa Barbara - Two summer research programs for students in grades 9-11. The Research Mentorship Program and the Science & Engineering Research Academy. www.summer.ucsb.edu/precollege
Penn Engineering Summer Academy - Three week summer academy for rising 10th - 12th graders. Need-based financial aid available www.esap.seas.upenn.edu
The University of Chicago Summer Session - Explore new subjects, tackle big problems, engage in labs and field studies. www.summer.uchicago.edu
Boston University's Summer Journalism Institute - Each summer, high school students from around the country and world travel to Boston to learn the craft of journalism from award-winning reporters. They start each day in class to cover core skills but soon everyone is out interviewing sources, checking facts and writing original news stories. Two-week sessions begin on June 24, July 8, and July 22. To apply, students will complete online application and submit their unofficial transcript (including recent grades), a recommendation from a teacher, and a letter explaining their interest in the institute. https://combeyond.bu.edu/workshop/bu-summer-journalism-institute/
Boston Univeristy Pre-College Programs - experience college life and academics at an internationally top-ranked university. www.bu.edu/summer/highschool
Boston University's Academy of Media Production - creative high school students develop their cinematic and journalistic storytelling skills producing films, videos, multi-camera productions and more. www.bu.edu/summer/highschool
Gettysburg College- summer programs for high school juniors and sophomores. Subjects include psychology, history, creative writing, piano, or information technology. Please find information to share with your students about our academic camps below:
- Camp Psych - Campers will get hands-on experiences that introduce them to research in psychology during this fun, challenging, and engaging introduction to the field.
- Sunderman Piano Institute - Pianists 12-17 years old who desire to improve their performance skills, collaborate with other pianists, and dive deeply into related music subjects of their choice. Pianists will have opportunities to perform in daily studio class, and the final Friday concert will showcase pianists in both solo and ensemble works.
- Writing Camp - Students gain an in-depth introduction to all four genres of creative writing: fiction, poetry, nonfiction, and writing for stage and screen.
- 3D Object Modeling and Printing Camp - Students will study 3D object modeling and printing starting with the basics of a 3D printer. After learning the fundamentals, they will practice designing objects.
- Coding for Robotics & Electronics Camp - Students will gain hands-on experiences in coding, wiring, hardware, and building robots through the open source software known as Arduino. Throughout this camp, campers will learn basic electrical engineering, the physics behind electricity, and how to think like a scientist.
- Civil War Institute Summer Conference - The High School Student Scholarship component of Gettysburg College's annual Civil War Institute summer conference provides high school students an opportunity to explore the history of the Civil War era on the site of the war's most decisive battle.
Abbey Road Programs - Providing summer enrichment and study abroad programs for high school students. www.goabbeyroad.com
Young Leaders Summit - The Young Leaders Summit, presented by the Youth Leadership Consortium (YLC), is a free, four-day, overnight, college empowerment conference at the University of Chicago for a diverse cohort of 200 low-income high school juniors from all ethnic backgrounds, selected through a competitive application process. It is designed to give these young leaders the practical tools they need to successfully apply to top universities, have full access to scholarship and financial aid opportunities, and set a course for academic and career success. The deadline for students to apply is March 8, 2019. https://ylc.hsfts.net/yls-application
HSF’s Youth Leadership Institute (YLI) -Open to Latino high school juniors. The Youth Leadership Institute is a free, four-day, overnight, college empowerment conference for Latino high school juniors held at two top universities across the US. This highly selective program is designed to give young Latino leaders the practical tools they need to successfully apply to top universities, have full access to scholarship and financial aid opportunities, and set a course for academic and career success.The deadline for students to apply is January 25, 2019. www.hsf.net
University of Rochester’s Pre-College Programs Students will spend the summer taking college-level courses and getting a taste of the college experience. www.enrollment.rochester.edu/precollege
The UC San Diego Global Environmental Leadership and Sustainability pre-college programs are designed to provide high achieving high school students the opportunity to engage and address environmental issues in the world today in an effort to develop future “Leaders in Caring for the Earth. Program offerings include four field research sites located in the following areas: ARIZONA | 1 week program | High school students currently in 9-12th grades, HAWAII | 1 week program | High school students currently in 9-12th grades, SAN DIEGO / WASHINGTON DC | 2 week program | High school students currently in 9-12th grades, MEXICO | 1 week program | High school students currently in 9-12th grades. www.gels.ucsd.ed
PREFACE Program at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute. The PREFACE Program is for students who will be in either the 11th or 12th grade in the fall. Interested candidates should review the information on the PREFACE website and complete the online application.This year’s program will take place Sunday, June 23, through Saturday, July 6 on the Rensselaer campus in Troy, NY. Application deadline March 15, 2019. https://info.rpi.edu/pre-college-initiatives/preface-rensselaer-summer-engineering-design-program.
Fir Acres Writing Workshop at Lewis & Clark - Two-week residential writing program for 10th, 11th, and 12th graders. June 23-July 6, 2019. www.go.lcarke.edu/firacres
NYU PreCollege Summer Program for high school students. Scholarships available. July 7-Aug 16, 2019. www.nye.edu/precollege
Pratt PreCollege Program - Brooklyn campus Architecture, Art, Design, Fashion, Creative Writing, and more. July 1-26, 201. Applications due March 1, 2019 www.pratt.edu/precollege
Stanford PreCollegiate Summer Studies - programs for students in grades 8-12. www.spcs.stanford.edu/find-yourself
Smith College - summer program for academically talented young women entering grades 9-12 in fall 2019. www.smith.edu/summer
Academic Summer Program - summer programs for students aged 15-17 with intellectual curiosity and a passion for learning. 2-week and 3- week program
Interlochen Arts Camp - Interlochen offers a range of high-caliber arts programs for students at every skill level, immersing them in a multidisciplinary, global arts community on the beautiful campus in northwest Michigan. www. interlochen.orgs www.kefoundation.org
QuestBridge College Prep Scholars Program - for high-achieving, low-income high school juniors. Students can receive special awards and opportunities, including a full scholarship to a college summer program, an invitation to a National College Admissions Conference, campus visits, essay feedback, and more. https://www.questbridge.org/high-school-students/college-prep-scholars
Davidson - July Experience for rising high school juniors and seniors. www.davidson.edu/JulyExperience
Northfield Mount Hermon - College Prep for students entering grades 10-12 www.nmhschool.org/summer
Marist Summer Pre-College - An academic program for rising high school juniors and seniors. www.marist.edu/precollege
Case Western Reserve University’s Pre-Collegiate Summer Programs - fully immerse ambitious high school students in a college curriculum, conversations and activities. June 23 - July 13 https://case.edu/summerprograms/
The Cornerstone Summer Institute is a week-long summer camp at the University of Virginia where high school students learn about slavery and its legacies by exploring the University, Charlottesville, and area landmarks. The camp provides rising high school sophomores, juniors, and seniors with the opportunity to engage in historical investigation, archeological excavation, and community engagement in order to learn and develop thinking skills that will prepare them for success in college and beyond. Applications are being accepted on a rolling basis until April 22, 2019. Some financial aid is available for students with demonstrated need. http://slavery.virginia.edu/cornerstone-summer-institute/
Carleton Liberal Arts Experience, CLAE is a week-long summer program for high school students designed to introduce them to the strengths of the liberal arts. apps.carleton.edu/summer/
BluePrint Signature Summer Programs- pre-college programs that allos student to expore college life and gain critical skills to help them succeed. www.bpsummerprograms.com
The Young Engineer Summer Internship - immersed in five days of action-packed engineering experiences, while staying on campus at the world-famous University College London (UCL). The internship is for ages 15-18 and no prior experience is required. Email for information email@example.com
ACLU Summer Advocacy Program (July 20-26) brings together high school students from across the United States to participate in a firsthand learning experience for the next generation of social justice advocates. During this week-long program in Washington, DC, students participate in electives and seminars led by lobbyists, community activists, lawyers, and ACLU experts to enhance their knowledge of civil liberties, social justice issues, and advocacy campaigns. The Close Up Foundation – a DC based civic education non-profit – partners with the ACLU to provide substantive experiential learning and small group discussion opportunities throughout the program. To read more about the program, please visit https://www.aclu.org/issues/aclu-summer-institute
UT Austin Summer program - June 16th to 29th. Participants are invited to attend the full two-week program or welcome to either one of the weeks. Activities and speakers are different each week, and there is programming on the weekend.The Summer Symposium combines excellent intellectual education, creative expression, and hands-on training in conflict skills.Watch a video on our website to learn more and get details on fees: https://commstudies.utexas.edu/research/ut-project-conflict-resolution/summer-symposium
Lebanon Valley College Actuary Summer program - An actuary is a business professional who uses mathematical and financial tools to help identify and manage risk, so it's a great career for students who are strong mathematically but who are not necessarily interested in teaching. It's also great for students who like business and have good math aptitude. One-week summer program for rising high school seniors who want to learn more about the profession. Here's a link to the program web site:http://www.lvc.edu/academics/summer-community-programming/actuarial-science-camp/
University of Melbourne - Young Leaders Program North America Scholarships. The scholarships give high school students aged 14–17 the chance to join other high-achieving students from around the world for a week in July 2019 at our pre-college Young Leaders Program. The programs seeks to develop talented students’ leadership skills and help them discover future career and study directions. https://scholarships.unimelb.edu.au/awards/young-leaders-program-north-america-scholarships
Saint Xavier University is offering numerous camps and course experiences for area students interested in exploring various areas of interest this summer! These camps and courses will incorporate practical lessons and hands-on learning led by Saint Xavier faculty and staff! Applications close May 10, 2019. https://www.sxu.edu/academics/summer/sxu-summer-camps.asp
Portland State University School of Architecture are proud to offer the PSU Architecture Summer Immersion program, July 22 - August 16, 2019. This exciting, challenging program is intended for those interested in architecture as a potential career, and it creates the opportunity to explore the discipline in this intensive 4-week experience. Open to those 18 years of age or older with a high school degree, this program is ideal for graduating high school seniors who are considering architecture, design, urban planning, or engineering as a major.www.pdx.edu/architecture
University of Delaware Edge summer college program is a five-week, credit-bearing college experience held July 7 – Aug. 10, 2019. Students in Edge will have the opportunity to attend college courses taught by faculty, participate in on- and off-campus curricular and co-curricular activities, and live in a UD residence hall. www.udel.edu/edge