Summer Opportunities

Cal State Northridge Offers Summer Program With High School Credit

cal state northridge
Share Button

Here’s another opportunity to expose your student to life on a college campus. This is not a residential program, just a day program. It came highly recommended from one of K’s teachers.  Cal State Northridge’s Summer Academic and Enrichment Program (SAEP) offers enrichment programs for students in grades 6th – 8th and academic programs for…

Share Button

MIT Offers Free Summer Program – Minority Introduction to Engineering and Science (MITES)

MITES
Share Button

If you have a junior in high school that has an interest in math and science (even if they don’t, this is a great opportunity!), you should have them apply to the Minority Introduction to Engineering and Science (MITES). It’s an intense six-week program that immerses students in life at MIT through math and science…

Share Button

The Kenyon Review Young Writers Workshop Accepting Applications

YoungWriters
Share Button

This sounds like wonderful opportunity for any burgeoning writer. I can’t even imagine the type of impact this type of workshop may have had on me when I was in high school (had it been available…along with the internet). Young Writers is an intensive two-week workshop for high-school students ages 16 – 18 who have…

Share Button

Apply Now for Princeton University Summer Journalism Program

princeton summer journalism program
Share Button

In its 14th year, the Princeton University Summer Journalism Program runs from July 31 – August 10 and accepts about 25 high school students from low-income backgrounds to their campus for an intensive, 10-day seminar on journalism. The program’s goal is to diversify college and professional newsrooms by encouraging outstanding students from low-income backgrounds to pursue careers in…

Share Button

Cal State Summer Summer School for the Arts Accepting Applications

csssa copy
Share Button

The California State Summer School for the Arts (CSSSA) is a rigorous pre-professional training program in the visual and performing arts, creative writing, animation, and film for talented artists currently enrolled in 9th through 12th grades. CSSSA provides a supportive environment in which students hone acquired skills and explore new techniques and ideas for an…

Share Button

Registration Open for Summer Arts Conservatory at LACHSA

summer arts conservatory
Share Button

Here’s a great summer program that gives you plenty of bang for your buck if you have a student (ages 10 -15) inclined towards the arts. The Summer Arts Conservatory offers two three-week sessions and runs Monday through Friday. The program begins at 8:00 am and ends at 4:00 pm with FREE extended care starting at…

Share Button

Grammy Camp Applications Available

grammy-camp
Share Button

Grammy camp applications are available and due by March 31, 2015. Go here to apply. Sounds like a great program. Students currently enrolled in grades 9 – 12 are eligible to attend. Check out the details from their site below: GRAMMY Camp is the best summer music industry program ever. Ask anyone who’s been there.…

Share Button