Summer Opportunities

Free Summer Journalism Program for High School Students

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The Asian American Journalists Association (AAJA) is now accepting applications for JCamp, an all-expenses-paid journalism training program for talented high school students of diverse backgrounds. JCamp is free and open to current freshmen, sophomores and juniors in high school. Students of all races and ethnicities are encouraged to apply before the March 12, 2017 deadline. JCamp will celebrate its 17th year in…

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Science Expedition to Alaska FREE for Girls 16 & 17 Years Old

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Time to start planning for those summer opportunities. Here’s one perfect for adventurous 16 and 17 year olds who are interested in science. Inspiring Girls Expeditions is currently accepting applications from girls worldwide for their free wilderness expedition science program, Girls on Ice! This year, the organization is running three different 12-day expeditions, two in…

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YouThink Offers Free College Essay Prep for Rising Seniors

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youTHink offers great programs throughout the year and they don’t stop during the summer. There’s a little something for everyone with the 5 events they have scheduled. All events are free and include food and transportation are provided. COLLEGE ESSAY PREP AT NICKELODEON STUDIOS – Tuesday, June 28 | 10am-1pm Rising Seniors ONLY Learn how to craft an imaginative college personal…

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West Angeles EEP Offers Low-Cost Summer Enrichment Classes

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    If you’re looking for a way for your student to lessen the impact of summer brain drain, check out West Angeles enrichment courses. Students in grades 6th – 12th can take classes in algebra, geometry, calculus, biology, physics and more. Classes take place in the afternoons and evenings between 3:30 and 9 pm.…

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Internships Available for Los Angeles County Arts Programs

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Have a student home for the summer and they need a J-O-B? The Los Angeles County Arts Internship Program provides 10-week paid summer internships (40 hours/week) to eligible undergraduate college students. Students are paid $420/week to work in nonprofit literary, performing and presenting arts organizations and municipal arts agencies throughout Los Angeles County. Interns also…

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Inner-City Arts Offers Free Summer Program

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Looking for free and low cost summer programs? Inner-City Arts’ Summer Institute offers great visual and performing art classes this summer. The program is free for students who attend LAUSD schools in Central, East or South regions (there is a $20 registration fee). You can check to see if your school is on the list LAUSD Central,…

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Woodbury University Holds High School Academy During Summer

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        Woodbury University offers college credit to high school students entering their junior or senior years during their High School Academy. Located in Burbank and San Diego, the summer program allows high school students the opportunity to explore Woodbury’s various disciplines. Classes run from June 13 – July 15, 2016. Courses with fewer than…

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Students Can Win Volunteer Scholarship to Costa Rica

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If you have a student, 18 and over, who is looking for a meaningful volunteer opportunity with travel involved, you’ll want them to check out HBCUTravelers.com & uVolunteer scholarship. There are a lot of amazing volunteer packages out there that will take students to far-flung places but they come with a pretty nice price tag. This…

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USC Leventhal Offers Free Summer Leadership Program

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Here’s another great opportunity for your STEM-minded students. This summer, 40 rising seniors will be able to learn about accounting opportunities during USC Leventhal’s week-long Summer Leadership program. The free program runs from July 17 – 23, 2016. Students will live on campus and learn about the opportunities available to them in the accounting industry and at USC.   The accounting…

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JCamp Offers Free Summer Program for HS Students @ George Washington University

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Free Summer Program at GWU Teaches Journalism to HS Students Here’s another free summer program, but hurry, the deadline is next week! The Asian American Journalists Association (AAJA) is excited to open the application for JCamp, an all-expenses-paid annual multicultural journalism training program for talented high school students of diverse backgrounds. The program will celebrate its 16th…

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