Summer Program Opportunities
Academy of Media Production
If you are a creative high schooler looking for more experience in cinematic and journalistic storytelling skills, then you need to get this summer program a look. Not only does it include storytelling, but it also includes development of film, videos, and multi-camera production.
Program dates: July 6-31, 2020
Application deadline: March 31, 2020
More information: bu.edu/amp
Oxbridge Academic Summer Program
- Oxbridge (named from Oxford and Cambridge Universities) Academic Programs offers many 1, 2, and 4 week summer program opportunities.
- Programs are offered worldwide in a range of disciplines such as: Art, History, Literature, Politics, Economics, Drama, Creative Writing, Speech, Debate, Medicine, Law, Film, Architecture, Business, Spanish, French, and more.
- For more information, go to: https://www.oxbridgeprograms.com/I-Want-To-Travel-To
ETSU Upward Bound
- ETSU Upward Bound Summer Program: Upward Bound serves high school students from low-income families; and high school students from families in which neither parent holds a bachelor's degree.
- The goal of Upward Bound is to increase the rate at which participants complete secondary education and enroll in and graduate from institutions of post-secondary education.
- They have a summer program designed to enrich the students experience. Summer program will be from May 31- July 2, 2020.
- For more information visit: https://www.etsu.edu/academicaffairs/trio/ub/summer_program.php
Washington University Summer Program Options
- Washington University’s Summer Scholar Programs provide academically talented high school and middles school students a variety of summer programs with opportunities to earn up to 7 units of college credit.
- The fee for the High School Summer Scholars Program varies and scholarship assistance is available to students who demonstrate financial need.
- Programs include: Summer scholars, Pre-Medical, Pre-Engineering, Writing, Environmental Studies, Philosophy/Psychology and Neuroscience, and Leadership.
- Students will live on campus and choose from a variety of course listings. For complete course descriptions, applications, and additional information visit: https://precollege.wustl.edu/programs
Duke University Summer Sessions Program
- Duke University is offering application for Summer Session programs. Experience an exclusive Duke-based STEM program! Take part in behind-the-scenes tours of Duke’s premier research labs, learn from Duke faculty, and do your own hands-on labs! Apply to Duke University Summer Session’s Accelerated STEM Academy (Links to an external site.) today! Learn how to solve pressing issues using strategies from experts across disciplines by applying to Duke’s Solving Global Challenges (Links to an external site.). Develop the tools you need to become a true change-maker!
- Discover more about these programs and others on our website (Links to an external site.). Apply early as these popular classes fill quickly!
Milligan Summer Programs
- Milligan is offering summer programs for summer 2020. They are offering the following:
- Computer Science- June 22-26
- Occupational Therapy- July 13-14
- Digital Media/ Engineering/ Ministry Leadership/ Nursing: July 13-17
- For more information, go to: https://www.milligan.edu/camps/
UT- College of Veterinary Medicine
- The University of Tennessee is offering a summer program through the College of Veterinary Medicine, called the 2020 Veterinary Summer Experience Program. Students will shadow in local veterinary practices for five weeks and then spend one week in Knoxville as guests of the veterinary college.
- Be a legal resident of the State of Tennessee and enrolled in a Tennessee High school or homeschooled program.
- Be a current high school junior or senior at the time of the application.
- Be at least sixteen yeas of age by June 1, 2020
- Have a minimum 3.0 cumulative grade point average.
- Be available for full participation (40 hours/week) between June 1-July 10, 2020
- Have not previously participated in the Veterinary Summer Experience Program
- Deadline for application: March 1, 2020
- Info: vetmed.tennessee.edu
MIT Beaver Works Summer Institute
- BWSI program started in 2016 and it was a huge success (4-week residential program at MIT, no-cost to students, 46 students from 24 high schools, 24 from out-of-state and 22 from Boston area as daytime students). The program was expanded in 2017 to 3 projects (Autonomous RACECAR, Autonomous UAV Racing and Autonomous Cognitive Assistant) with corresponding 3 online courses as prerequisites. Over 350 students signed up for the online courses and 98 students participated in the summer program (35 students from 17 MA high schools and 63 students from 32 out-of-state high schools). In addition, two teams from Mexico (12 students) and two teams from Nauset High School, Cape Cod, MA, (8 students) participated in the final competition for the RACECAR. Last year the program was expanded to 8 projects with the following 5 additional projects: Hack a 3D Printer, Data Science for Health and Medicine, Embedded Security and Hardware Hacking, Build a CubeSat, and UAS SAR (Synthetic Aperture Radar). For the summer program 198 students from 105 high schools around the country (from 31 states) participated. In addition, teams from Mexico (15 students), Canada (4 students) and Nauset High School (4 students) also participated in the program.
- For BWSI 2019 the following 2 projects were added: Remote Sensing for Crisis Response and Design of Assistive Technology. For the summer program 239 students from 129 high schools around the country (from 27 states) and teams from Mexico (20 students) and Nauset High School (5 students) participated. We also ran a pilot middle school program, Autonomous mini-RACECAR Grand Prix (24 students from 13 middle schools in the Boston area) which was a huge success.
- We are expanding our 2020 programs to include courses on Reverse Engineering Software (a cyber security course) and Serious Game Development with AI. Our middle school courses will include our Mini-RACECAR, both intro (original) and advanced courses, and bringing humanity and engineering together with our Designing for Assistive Technology Middle School course.
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University of Alabama
You don’t have to wait until freshman year to stay on campus and attend college classes. With Summer On Campus, you will live in a residence hall, walk the Quad, make great friends and take two college courses at UA. And you’ll have the same strong support network you experience in your online courses – Peer Coaches who live in your residence hall, an overnight staff member, our Learning Communities Coordinator, academic advisors, and student-centered instructors. UA Early College
American University in Washington DC
This summer, take advantage of the opportunity to learn professional skills from American University's expert faculty! 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! American University Summer Program
Barnard College in NYC
Students from around the globe come to Barnard College to pursue their passions in a rigorous, academic setting. With five distinct programs to choose from, ranging from entrepreneurship to dance, you have the unique opportunity to explore an area of interest on a deeper level through both in-class discussions and city exploration. As part of the learning experience at Barnard, you will get a taste of both college life and the city that never sleeps! Barnard College NYC Summer Program
This summer, prepare for success in college and discover new horizons at Boston University Summer Term. With five exciting and challenging high school summer programs to choose from, you can earn college credit, discover a new subject area, perform cutting-edge research in university labs, or immerse yourself in hands-on learning. You will have the opportunity to push yourself academically while experiencing college life, making friends with fellow students, and engaging in social activities around Boston and on campus. Boston University Summer Program
Broadreach International Programs
We know that summer is your time to break away from the world you know and do something extraordinary. You’ve come to the right place. Broadreach programs take place in every corner of the globe and teach you unique skills. Wherever you go, you’ll be inspired by great adventures and challenged with learning experiences unlike anything you’ve done before. Broadreach International Programs
Carnegie Mellon University
Are you going to be a junior or senior in high school? If so, consider spending the summer in one of our Summer Pre-College Programs: CMU Summer Programs
Colorado State University
Summer programs are opportunities for rising high school sophomores and juniors who are interested in developing their research and leadership skills in an inclusive and stimulating learning environment. ColoState
Get a head start in your college selection process and join us for July Experience this summer. July Experience is a rigorous three-week college immersion program for rising high school juniors and seniors who are highly motivated, collaborative, and self-disciplined. Davidson July Experience
Emory and Henry College
Even though our traditional college classes are out, campus buzzes all summer long with a variety of programs. From college level course offerings, to summer camps and venue rentals, Emory & Henry College is a busy place during the summer. Emory and Henry Summer Programs
ETSU Mdeical Clinic
ETSU Upward Bound Summer Program
ETSU Upward Bound Summer Program: Upward Bound serves high school students from low-income families; and high school students from families in which neither parent holds a bachelor's degree. The goal of Upward Bound is to increase the rate at which participants complete secondary education and enroll in and graduate from institutions of post-secondary education. They have a summer program designed to enrich the students experience. Summer program will be from May 30-June 29, 2018. For more information visit: ETSU Upward Bound
The Pre-College Program allows you to enroll in one of several exciting college courses and gain experience at a top-ranked research university in the summer before your senior year. Fordham Pre-College Program
The Harvard Pre-College Program is an immersive, collaborative, and transformative residential experience. Alongside peers from around the world, you’ll thrive in a dynamic and supportive academic environment. Harvard Pre-College Program
Earn college credit and get a taste of campus life while still in high school. Experience the excitement of college life at one of the "Best 384 Colleges and Universities" and "50 Schools That Launch Careers By Going Beyond the Classroom". Marist
National Security Language Initiative for Youth
Students interested in attending the NSLI-Y in order to study a world language next summer should consider applying for admission to this event. Approximately 660 merit based scholarships are available for students demonstrating financial need. Attendees will receive intensive language learning through a study abroad experience, language classes, and living overseas with a host family. Several languages are available and more info can be obtained at: nsliforyouth.org and please note that the deadline is October 30th, 2018 at 4pm EST.
National Student Leadership Foundation
The National Student Leadership Foundation is now accepting nominations for the summer of 2019. At NSLC, you will meet with and learn from prominent national and world leaders, experience a future career, and experience life on a college campus and perhaps earn college credit. Students demonstrating academic excellence, extracurricular involvement, and leadership potential should talk to their counselor to be nominated. Nominations must be submitted by December 1, 2018.
NC State University
NYU’s varied array of high school programs offer flexibility and options that can be tailored to your individual needs and schedule. Most programs are offered during the summer, but there are options for weekend workshops during the fall and spring. Application processes, requirements and deadlines are varied; as are housing and financial aid offerings. Each program draws on the strengths of NYU’s various schools and colleges. Whether it’s by earning college credit or strengthening artistic or professional skills in an intensive non-credit offering, students will experience college and city life, first hand. Many of our programs allow students to increase their academic portfolio, while others enhance performance and studio art experiences. Be sure to visit each specific website to see which program is right for you. NYU
Oxbridge Academic Programs
University of Georgia
SHHS juniors interested in attending a FREE six week summer 2020 program at either the University of Maryland, Cornell University, or the University of Michigan through the Telluride Association should apply at: tass.tellurideassociation.org immediately! Students selected for this program will explore intellectual interests, critical thinking, public speaking, & community service opportunities. Applications must be turned in no later than November 22. Students with intellectual vitality, interpersonal awareness, & leadership should apply (particularly students from underserved populations).
VA Medical Center Summer Youth Program
The VA is hosting a summer program for students interested in earning community service hours in a medical setting. Volunteers will assist in escorting patients as well as administrative and clerical duties. This year’s program will run from June until August and is open to students ages 14-19. Orientation for the program will be on Monday June 10, 2019 from 9am until 11am and a parent/guardian will be needed to sign appropriate permission forms. To register for the orientation or for more info, please contact the Volunteer Service office at 423-979-2891.
Washington University’s Summer Scholar Programs provide academically talented high school and middles school students a variety of summer programs with opportunities to earn up to 7 units of college credit. The fee for the High School Summer Scholars Program varies and scholarship assistance is available to students who demonstrate financial need. Programs include: Summer scholars, Pre-Medical, Pre-Engineering, Writing, Environmental Studies, Philosophy/Psychology and Neuroscience, and Leadership. Students will live on campus and choose from a variety of course listings. For complete course descriptions, applications, and additional information visit: Washington University Summer Experiences