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     Saturday and Summer Enrichment Program (SEP)
     

    In coordination with the Curry School of Education, the Saturday and Summer Enrichment Program (SEP) seeks to offer gifted and/or high ability students a rich and rewarding learning experience. Modeling best practices in curriculum and instruction, the SEP staff works as a community to maximize potential in each student and foster a passion for lifelong learning.

    SEP hosts two programs throughout the year. The Saturday program serves students in kindergarten through fifth grade and the Summer residential program hosts students in rising fifth through eleventh grade. Please click on the corresponding links for further program and application information.

          Application Deadline:  2/15/14 

     

     
     
    Articles or resources for choosing a summer program and/or determining of a summer opportunity is a good one from NACAC.
     

     

    http://www.nacacnet.org/PublicationsResources/steps/Articles/Pages/CoolIdeasforSummer.aspx

     

     
     

    The Sewanee Environmental Institute (SEI) Pre-college Field Studies Experience is now accepting applications for the Summer program.  .

    SEI’s Pre-College Field Studies Experience is

    • designed for students who are passionate about the outdoors
    • for those that want to advance their knowledge and skills in the study of the environment
    • held on the campus of the University of the South in Sewanee, Tennessee
    • for rising high school juniors and seniors with a history of academic success

    Students will have the opportunity to explore Sewanee's ecologically diverse 13,000-acre campus under the guidance of faculty members who are passionate about environmental education. This program provides an interdisciplinary introduction to environmental studies.

    For more information about the SEI program, highlights, cost and an application, please go to: http://sei.sewanee.edu/programs/precollege

    We have possible financial aid available for an exceptional student with a keen interest in this type of study and financial hardship.  That student would need to be nominated by a teacher or counselor for consideration.

    Please forward this information to students interested in environmental studies that might benefit from this field-based immersion experience and include us on summer opportunities listings you share with your students. 

    A printable flyer describing the program can be found at :http://sei.sewanee.edu/assets/uploads/SEI_Flyer_2013.pdf


    John Hopkins University:  Engineering Innovation: A Summer Program for High School Students
     
    Through Engineering Innovation, high school students put engineering concepts to the test.  Applying their knowledge of math and science to labs and hands-on projects, concepts they’ve learned in their high school classrooms are suddenly linked to real-world practice. Students’ confidence grows as they attend college-level lectures, tackle problems, test theories, and ultimately learn to think like engineers.
    Visit http://engineering-innovation.jhu.edu/ for more information.   

     
    Americans for Informed Democracy Global Scholar is an intensive two-week academic enrichment program that offers rising high school juniors and seniors to chance to pursue college-level coursework in international affairs. Held at a university in exciting Washington, DC, the program prepares students to be successful thinkers and leaders. Now in its fourth year, Global Scholar program components include: university style curriculum; riveting discussions with policy experts and advocates leading debates on key issues; visits to embassies and Congressional offices on Capitol Hill; leadership, advocacy and policymaking skillbuilding; a “campaign Idol” competition; and a policy simulation. Students will make friends in an environment that fosters academic success alongside summer fun!
    Promo Code GS8 through April 1.  Visit www.aidemocracy.org/programs/global-scholar  for more information. 
    JUNIORS:  Leadership in the Law Summer Camp.  This camp is FREE and is designed to have students work with local judges, lawyers, law clerks, and other professionals as they learn firsthand about the legal system.   Applications are available in the Career Center or online @ www.loudounbar.org
    JUNIORS: 
    Summer Passport2College Program-DC Metro
    Offered by DeVry University
    Earn college credit from a regionally accredited schol while you ar still in high school without having to pay tuition.  Courses are taught by highly qualified, passionate and dedicated college professors.
    Click here for more information

    JSA allows for an exchange of ideas through stimulating student debates, thought talks, problem solving, and a variety of simulations. By participating in these activities, each member gains a more intelligent and informed viewpoint. JSA also provides a wonderful chance to meet and make friends with scores of other bright, involved students who have similar interests. It’s an experience that you don’t want to miss.
    www.jsa.org/summer/apply for more information and application.
     

    The Smithsonian Latino Center's Young Ambassadors Program is a national, interdisciplinary leadership development program for graduating high school seniors. The mission of the program is to foster the next generation of Latino leaders in the arts, sciences, and humanities via the Smithsonian Institution and its resources.

    Up to 24 graduating high school seniors with an interest in and commitment to disciplines in the arts, sciences, or humanities as it pertains to Latino communities and cultures will be selected to participate in an all-expenses paid training seminar in Washington D.C. and a four-week internship in museums and cultural institutions across the U.S. and Puerto Rico. Through the program, we empower Latino youth to develop leadership and academic skills and foster pride in their own cultural heritage.

    Please read the Application Guidelines and YAP FAQs for more information. This program is made possible by Ford Motor Company Fund.


    “Education is one of our top priorities, which is why we are proud to support the advancement of young Latino leaders and provide them with this once in a lifetime opportunity through our nation's museum complex" said Jim Vella, president, Ford Motor Company Fund and Community Services.



     
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    Senior 9-11 Program @ The University of Virginia
    Summer residential programs for gifted students rising into grades 5-8 or 9-11 on grounds at the Universtiy of Virginia.  Apply on-line at:  www.curry.edschool.virginia.edu/sep
    For printable application email:  curry-sep@virginia.edu 434-924-3182
    Get an early taste of college life at Washington University in St. Louis...
    Credit and non-crdit programs offered.
    Information and application:  http://summerscholars.wustl.edu
    or contact 1-866-209-0691 or summerscholars@wustl.edu

    OxBridge Academic Programs
     
    West Point Summer Leader's Seminar:  Summer 2011. Juniors will be able to register on or about December 15th. They must have a PSAT, SAT or ACT score for consideration. 


    Postings for 2009-2010

    Pricewaterhouse Coopers Accounting Careers
    Leadership Institute
    Bryant Univcan or Black and Laation high school juniors NO FEE! Minimum 2.7 GPA. Interest in accounting.
    Application deadline:  April 9, 2010
    More information: www.bryant.edu or 1-401-235-6000

    Pratt Summer 2010
    Pre-College Program
    July 6-July 30
    Immerse yourself in art, design, architecture, creative writing, or critical and visual studies.
    More Information:  www.pratt.edu/prostudies

    Oxbridge Academic Programs
    More Information:  www.oxbridgeprograms.com
    Summer of Art
    Otis College of Art and Design
    More Information:  www.otis.edu/soa 800-527-6847

    Leadership in the Law Summer Camp (For rising seniors)
    June 20, 2010-June 25, 2010
    An opportunity for students to learn firsthand about the legal system.  The program is desgned to have students work with local judges, lawyers, law clerks and other professionals as they learn about the law. 24 students will be selected to participate in the overnight camp
    Application deadline TBD
    Applications will be available in the Career Center.

    4 Star Camps
    Innovative and individualized instructional programs by 4 Star Camps can help you position yourself for future successes. Whether you are climbing your tennis ladder, playing competitive golf or preparing academically for the college of your choice; a 4 Star summer camp at the University of Virginia in Charlottesville is available for you. The key to our success is continually listening to our clients to create new and unique programs. Please review our wide variety of summer programs tailored specially for 10 - 17 year olds and discover the enrichment we can bring to your summer experience.
    More Information:  www.4starcamps.com or 800-334-7827.

    NYU Steinhardt Music Business Summer Institute:  What Makes A Star? for High School Students
    June 28-2 or July 12-July 16
     

    Washington College Geospatial Technology Summer Camp 2010
    June 20-26th
    Deadline:  May 28, 2010
    The Washington College summer camp experience is designed to introduce this new field and teach students how to utilize this technology on important community issues. These include environmental studies, governmental management of municipal infrastructures such as sewer and water, emergency management from natural disaster management to 9-1-1 response, and important community planning issues, such as future growth and the social impacts of this growth.
     
     

    C-Tech² Computers and Technology at Virginia Tech  
    June 27-July 10, 2010
     
    Virginia Tech’s College of Engineering invites you to participate in a program called C-Tech² - Computers and Technology at Virginia Tech. A primary focus of the program is to help develop and sustain the interests of women in engineering and the sciences. The program allows you to explore applications of engineering, math, and science in a way that is fun and exciting. You will spend the majority of your time involved in hands-on activities designed to increase your interest in and knowledge of applications of engineering, math, and science to real world situations. The target population for the program is rising junior and senior high school girls.
     
    Application Deadline:  Friday March 26, 2010
     

    Bank of America Student Leaders Program
     
    Applications for our Neighborhood Excellence Initiative Student Leaders awards are accepted beginning January 1, 2010 through February 17, 2010 (11:00 p.m. Eastern Time).

    To be considered as a Student Leader1, you must:

    • Currently be a junior or senior in high school (U.S. Markets)
    • Enrolled in Sixth Form/College or College of Further Education (Ages 16-18) (London, UK)
    • Be able to participate in a week-long Student Leadership Summit in Washington, DC (July 19 - 24, 2009)
    • Be able to participate in an 8-week paid internship at a local nonprofit/charitable organization
    • Be legally authorized to work in the US without sponsorship (U.S. Markets)
    • Be a student in good standing at his/her school
    United States Military Academy
    Summer Leaders Seminar 2010
    May 29-June 4
    June 5-11

    The United States Military Academy hosts the Summer Leaders Seminar (SLS) for high school juniors going into their senior year. The weeklong program of academic classes, military training, physical fitness training and intramural athletics gives students the opportunity to experience cadet life and to see first-hand what West Point has to offer.

    Each year 1,000 highly talented high school juniors are invited to attend the SLS, which is led and supervised by West Point cadets entering their final or "Firstie" year.

    After completing the SLS application, you are also opening an admissions file at the Academy. The application window for the 2010 Summer Leaders Seminar is mid-December 2009 through April 1, 2010.

    Phillips Exeter Academy
    Summer School 2010 July 4-7, 2010
     
    Virginia Aerospace Science and Technology Scholars Summer Program
    Iwould like to share with you a great opportunity for your high school juniors. The Virginia Aerospace Science and Technology Scholars (VASTS) is a NASA-based program for students who are interested in science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) areas.
     
    VASTS is an interactive distance learning experience for high school juniors, culminating in a one-week residential Summer Academy at NASA Langley Research Center in Hampton. Offered at no cost to the student, VASTS consists of ten lessons from December 2009 through May 2010 under the guidance of master educators. Based on success in the online coursework, students may be selected to attend a Summer Academy where they interact with NASA scientists, engineers and technologists to design a human mission to Mars. Students who successfully participate in VASTS earn 2 college credits for the online course and 2 additional credits for the Summer Academy.

    Please direct students or other faculty to the website for program information and application, www.vasts.spacegrant.org. The deadline for the application is November 6, 2009.

     

     The program is a partnership between the Virginia Space Grant Consortium and NASA Langley Research Center, with the assistance from the Virginia Department of Education and industry partners.

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    Postings from 2008-2009 School Year (FYI)

      MIT announces its FREE MITES Program, (Minority Introduction to Engineering and Science), a challenging 6 week summer program that prepares promising rising seniors for careers in engineering and science. If you are selected, all educational, housing, meals and activity costs are covered. You must, however, pay for your own transportation to and from MIT.. To apply, go to http://mit.edu/mites/www<http://mit.edu/mites/www>  


    GEORGE WASHINGTON UNIVERSITY Science & Engineering Apprenticeship program (summer) - This program places academically talented H.S. students (at least 16 yrs old, sophomores/ juniors) with interest in science & math in Dept. of Defense laboratories for an 8-wk period over the summer. This is an invaluable experience in the world of scientific research, with hands-on exposure to scientific & engineering practices not available in the HS environment. It is a paid apprenticeship ($2,000) and the students are assigned a scientist or engineer as their mentor. To apply online or get more information about the program: http://www.usaeop.com<http://www.usaeop.com/> .. Students must submit their transcript (minimum GPA 3.0) and teacher recommendation to the program director for consideration and daily transportation is the student's responsibility. Program runs from June 22 - August 14, 2009.

    FREE!!   Princeton University announces its Summer Journalism Program for low-income sophomores or juniors < /B>with at least a 3.5 GPA (on a 4.0 scale) who have an interest in journalism. The cost is free including travel costs to and from Princeton ! Apply now! Go to www.princeton.edu/sjp<http://www.princeton.edu/sjp>   
     

    FREE!!    The American Legion sponsors a week-long summer leadership program called Boys State. This year's program will be held at McDaniel College in Westminster , Maryland from June 21-27. If you are a junior interested in a leadership opportunity see your guidance counselor right away for more information.
     

    The Leadership Center at Morehouse College presents the 2009 Coca-Cola Pre-College Leadership Program. There are 2 programs, one for male students completing their sophomore or junior year, and the other for male students completing their senior year. Applicants must have a minimum 3.0 GPA=2200(on a 4.0 scale). The curriculum focuses on personal and interpersonal leadership skills. The program runs from June 20 to June 26. The cost is $400.00. To apply, go to www.morehouse.edu<http://www.morehouse.edu/> .. Application access is listed under "Events at the Leadership Center ."
     

    NASA sponsors theNational Space Club Scholars Program, a 6 week summer internship at NASA's Goddard Space Flight Center .. It is open to students who will be 16 years old and have completed the 10th grade by June 2009, have demonstrated high academic success, and have an interest in space science or engineering as a career. Applicants must be U.S. citizens. Applications are available in the Career Center or online at www.education.gsfc.nasa.gov/pages/placement.html<http://www.education.gsfc.nasa.gov/pages/placement.html>  Apply now!
     

    University of Maryland , College Park : Women in Engineering, E2@UMD, July 12-18 or July 19-25; rising juniors and seniors. Go to www.wie.umd.edu/precollege<http://www.wie.umd.edu/precollege>  or call 301-405-3283
     

    University of Maryland Young Scholars Program targets rising juniors and seniors who have a strong academic record and a desire to excel to experience college life while earning three academic credits. 14 courses are offered for three weeks from July 12 - 31, 2009. Visit www.ysp.umd.edu/pr<http://www.ysp.umd.edu/pr>


    CITY YEAR, WASHINGTON DC (Americorps)  - Graduating seniors who are not sure what they want to do after high school should consider applying for a paid community service position with City Year, Washington, DC., a group of 17-24 year olds committed to full-time service for ten months in the Washington, DC community.  Benefits include:  living stipend ($200 per week), health care coverage, free metro pass, and $4,725 educational scholarship.  For more info:  www.cityyear.org<http://www.cityyear.org/>  or email:  cmurphy@cityyear.org <mailto:cmurphy@cityyear.org> /dc or call:  202-776-7780, Amanda Seligman.  Recruitment open houses will be held once a month at their headquarters:   918 U Street, NW , 2nd floor, Washington , DC 20001 .


     

    Aviation & Aerospace Camp:

    Do you know of any young person between the ages of 14-18 who may be interested in pursuing a career in aviation or aerospace?  If so, OBAP the Organization of Black Airline Pilots is sponsoring a camp from June 29th - July 3rd 2009 at Northern Virginia Community College (NOVA) in Manassas Virginia .  The camp is open to all.

    The purpose of the camp is to introduce interested youth to the world of aviation by giving them "up close" exposure to the many challenging careers and opportunities the aviation industry has to offer.  Participation in such a program will look extremely impressive on college admissions applications!  Admission is selective and limited to only those students who have a sincere interest.

    For more information, please feel free read the attached information or contact the camps Director, Robert Newkirk at 571-307-5599 or newkirk@alum.mit.edu <mailto:newkirk@alum.mit.edu> . 


    Summer Studio 09
    June 22-25
    Maybe you are considering pursuing your degree in the creative and applied arts. Perhaps you want to learn more about what The Art Institute of Washington has to offer. Either way, signing up for Summer Studio 2009 is a great way to see your ideas come to life! This workshop is designed so that you’ll have fun, meet other creative students, and explore some very exciting career fields. Take a look at the programs we offer and see if The Art Institute of Washington Summer Studio 2009 is the place for you!
    More Information:  www.summerstudio2009.com/Arlington 877-303-3771
    Registration Deadline:  May 21, 2009

     
    A Time to Heal POINT OF HOPE CAMP for Children, Teens and Adults
    August 7-9 @ the Northern Virginia 4-H Educational Center, Front Royal, VA
    More Information:  800-255-3042, www.capitalhospice.org  
    A special retreat for children, teens and adults.Anyone who has experienced a recent loss is invited to register for this very special summer weekend. Child and teen participants hike, swim, play group games, and take part in supportive discussions that help build trust, self-esteem, and coping skills. Adult campers have the chance to rejuvenate themselves after their loss.  Most of all, they find comfort and relief from the isolation of grief.All this in a beautiful, peaceful setting at the 4-H Conference Center in Front Royal, Va., a short distance from the Washington metropolitan area.Cost
    Costs for participants will be covered by friends of Capital Hospice.Location
    Point of Hope Camp is held in a serene, private setting on the grounds of the 4-H Conference Center in Front Royal, Va. Activities
    All of the following activities are led and sponsored by Capital Hospice professionals and trained volunteers:
    • Storytelling
    • Recreational Activities
    • Swimming
    • Music
    • Healing Circles
    • Hiking
    • Opening and Closing Activities
    • Other Expressive Experiences

     
    The College of William and Mary Pre-Collegiate Summer Program in Early American History for Juniors and Seniors in High School
    June 21-July 11 and July 12-August 1
    More information:  www.wm.edu/niahd
    Application deadline:  May 10

    Delaware State University Girls Exploartions in Mathematics and Science (GEMS)

    The Girls Exploration in Mathematics and Science is an enrichment program designed to stimulate and extend the interest of young women in the fields of mathematics, biology, and information technology. Its purpose is to encourage them to investigate careers in these disciplines.

    GEMS offers enjoyable, hands-on experimentation combined with an extensive use of technology. The participants will also conduct group research projects. This program is held the last two weeks of July, on the campus of Delaware State University. Minority students are encouraged to apply.  More information is available at www.gems.desu.edu


     
    Virginia Space Grant Consortium
    The Virginia Aerospace Science and Technology Scholars (VASTS) program is an interactive on-line science, technology, engineering and mathematics learning experience, highlighted by a six-day residential summer academy at NASA Langley Research Center in Hampton, Virginia. Students selected to participate in the program are immersed in NASA-related research through interaction with scientists, engineers and technologists. The program is a partnership between the Virginia Space Grant Consortiumand NASA Langley Research Centerwith assistance from the Virginia Department of Education.

    The Virginia Aerospace Science and Technology Scholars is modeled after the highly successful, NASA award winning Texas Aerospace Scholars program developed by NASA Johnson Space Center. NASA Johnson Space Center is providing the online learning modules.


     
    FREE!!   The National Center for Health Marketing Global Health Odyssey Museum is pleased to offer the 2009 CDC Disease Detective Camp (DDC). DDC is an academic day camp for students who will be high school juniors and seniors during the 2009-2010 school year. Campers will take on the roles of disease detectives and learn how CDC safeguards the national health. The camp will be offered twice from June 22-26 and July 13-17. For more info and to apply to go www.cdc.gov/gcc/exhibit/c "http://www.cdc.gov/gcc/exhibit/camp.htm> amp.htm.   Deadline is
    April 20 .


    FREE!! The American Legion sponsors a week-long summer leadership program called Boys State . This years program will be held at McDaniel College in Westminster , Maryland from June 21-27. If you are a junior interested in a leadership opportunity visit http://www.mdlegion.org/boysstate.htm  for more information. 

    University of Maryland, College Park: Women in Engineering , E2@UMD, July 12-18 or July 19-25; rising juniors and seniors. Go to
    www.wie.umd.edu/precollege or call 301-405-3283

    University of Maryland Young Scholars Program targets rising juniors and seniors who have a strong academic record and a desire to excel to experience college life while earning three academic credits. 14 courses are offered for three weeks from July 12 -31, 2009. Visit www.ysp.umd.edu/pr , "http://www.ysp.umd.edu/pr>  

    CITY YEAR, WASHINGTON DC (Americorps)   - Graduating seniors who are not sure what they want to do after high school should consider applying for a paid community service position with City Year, Washington, DC., a group of 17-24 year olds committed to full-time service for ten months in the Washington, DC community.  Benefits include:  living stipend ($200 per week), health care coverage, free metro pass, and $4,725 educational scholarship .  For more info:  http://www.cityyear.org/ "http://www.cityyear.org/>  or email:
    cmurphy@cityyear.org/dc  "http://cityyear.org/dc> or call: 202-776-7780, Amanda Seligman.   Recruitment open houses will be held once a month at their headquarters:   918 U Street, NW , 2nd floor, Washington , DC 20001 . 
     

    Applications are now available for the 2009 Oliver Hill/Samuel Tucker Pre-Law Institute, sponsored by the Virginia State Bar Young Lawyers Conference and the Millennium Diversity Initiative. 

    The Institute is a week long intensive program for rising 10th, 11th and 12th graders. Students will reside at the University of Richmond for a week and be exposed to various members of the bar. They will be taught the basics of trial advocacy and will conduct their own mock trials at the end of the week.

    There is no cost to attend the Institute, funding is provided through grants and other donations. Applications are due (received in our office) by April 17, 2009 ..

    For more information or an application, visit us online at www.ohli.org.
    If you have questions, send an email to hilltuckerinstitute @gmail.com
     

    Alpha Phi Alpha's Leadership Development Institute (6/18/2009 -6/21/2009) for young males

    This year's Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity's Leadership Development Institute (LDI) - South. LDI is an intense four day leadership program to prepare African American male high school students for success and to foster development of their individual leadership skills.
    The "southern" program will be held at the University of Maryland , Baltimore County , Maryland , from June 18 - 21, 2009 . The region's northern program will be held at St. John's University , Queens , New York , from July 23 - 26, 2009 .
    The student participants of LDI are known as Alpha Ambassadors, as they serve as representatives of their homes, communities, and schools. Below are the20criteria for Alpha Ambassadors:
    * Male
    * Rising 10th, 11th, or 12th grade student
    * 2.5 GPA or above
    * Actively involved in their community 
    * With committed interest to participate in their own development
    * possessing highly moral and ethical character
    * have respect for self and others
    * Willingness to challenge their own social, interpersonal, and    creative skills 
    There is a cost for participation, which is $300 ($350 after May 1st deadline) per Alpha Ambassador. This fee includes room and board on the University of Maryland Baltimore County campus, a program book workshop materials, tours, recreation and all LDI 2009 workshops and activities. This cost does not include transportation to Baltimore , Maryland . Registration will close after the first 60 Alpha Ambassadors are processed. If there is a qualified student that would like to attend, but is unable to do so because of financial need, the potential Ambassador could solicit sponsorships from individuals or organizations (churches, Alpha chapters, civic groups, etc...).
    I would ask that you provide the forgoing information regarding this year’s LDI to any and all individuals that might have an interest. If you have an interest in the program, wish to register someone, or would20like additional information please review the LDI website, www.williamrossfoundation.org/LDI. If you have other questions, please contact Dameon Proctor at http://us.mc371.mail.yahoo.com/mc/compose?to=ldi@alphaeast.com or 202-253-8151.

     
    Jonathan R. Rynolds Yound Writers Workshop @Denison University
    June 14-21, 2009
    Encourages high school students to explore, doscover, and affirm the craft of writing while in residenc e on the campus of Denison University.
    Application Deadline:  April 6, 2009
    More Information:  740-587-5741

     
    PROMYS Program in Mathematics for Young Scientists (Boston University)
    June 28-August 8, 2009
     
    PROMYS is a 6-week residential program for high school students.Cost  $2500.
    Application deadline:  May 30, 2009
    More information:  www.promys.org 617-353-2563 or promys@ju.edu
     

    MOREHOUSE SUMMER PROGRAM
    Morehouse Summer Program @ Morehouse College in Atlanta , GA - will be offering a Summer Institute (Project Identity) for African-American
    males entering the 10th and 11th grades. Must apply before 4/21/09.

    Three weeks at Morehouse - June 7 - 28
    $400 fee (includes meals, housing and activities).

    FOR MORE INFO GO TO:
    http://www.morehouse/... edu/projectident ity
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    http://www.morehouse..edu/projectidentity >

    Leadership in the Law Summer Camp (For rising seniors)
    June 21, 2009-June 26, 2009
    An opportunity for students to learn firsthand about the legal system.  The program is desgned to have students work with local judges, lawyers, law clerks and other professionals as they learn about the law. 24 students will be selected to participate in the overnight camp
    Application deadline April 10, 2009
    Applications available in the Career Center or see your counselor.
     

      
    Hollinsummer
    July12th-24th
    Open to high school girls.  Two weeks of classes and outdoor recreation at Hollins University.
     
    Application deadline:  June 12, 2009
    More information:  www.hollins.edu or 1-800-456-9595
     

     
    OxBridge Academic Programs 2009
    Study in Europe this Summer!
    8th-12th grades Oxford, Cambridge, Barcelona, Paris, Montpellier
    Learn more www.oxbridgeprograms.com or 1-800-828-8349
     

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    C-Tech² Computers and Technology at Virginia Tech  
    June 28-July 11, 2009
     
    Virginia Tech’s College of Engineering invites you to participate in a program called C-Tech² - Computers and Technology at Virginia Tech. A primary focus of the program is to help develop and sustain the interests of women in engineering and the sciences. The program allows you to explore applications of engineering, math, and science in a way that is fun and exciting. You will spend the majority of your time involved in hands-on activities designed to increase your interest in and knowledge of applications of engineering, math, and science to real world situations. The target population for the program is rising junior and senior high school girls.
     
    Application Deadline:  Friday March 20, 2009
     

    The Virginia State Parks Youth Conservation Corps
    A summer experience for youth aged 14-17.  Under the guidance of adult leaders serving as mentors, role models, technical trainers and supervisiors, crews form ten to twelve members carry out a wide variety of conservation activities at our beautiful Virginia State Parks.
     
    Projects include restoration and preservation of wetlands, stream banks, and other wildlife habitat, including that of threatened and endangered species;  Water quality testing, removal of non-native invasive plants and weeds, landscaping, mapping, surveying, recycling and other community improvements.
     
    For more informatiaon contact:  Gaston Rouse
                                                     2001 Daniel K. Ludwig Drive
                                                     Woodbridge, VA  22191-4504
                                                      Phone: 703-583-5497
     

    Commonwealth Leadership Institute at Christopher Newport University
    for Rising High School Seniors  July 5-16, 2009
    Application deadline:  January 16, 2009.
    More information:  cli.cnu.edu

    United States Military Academy West Point
    Summer Leaders Seminar 2009 May 30-June 5 and June 6-12
    Application Deadline:  April 1, 2009
    More information:  www.admissions.usma.edu

    2009 Constitutional Academy
    Earn 3 college credits!
    Washington, DC
    July 19-25   July 26-August 1
    Application Deadline:  April 17, 2009

    Summer Institute for the Gifted
    2009 Residential Program
    Application Deadline:  May 1, 2009
    More Information:  www.giftedstudy.com

    Summer at Georgetown University
    Serveral different programs of studies available.
    More Information:  www.summer.georgetown.edu/2009

    Washington Summer Scholars
    Summer 2009 American University, Washington, DC
    More Information:  www.washingtonscholars.org

    Marti Spanish Academy Immerson Experience
    Application Deadline:  February 1, 2009
    More Information:  www.martispanishacademy.com

    Michigan Math and Science Scholars
    High School Summer Program
    June 28-July 10 and July 12-July 24
     
    Application Deadline:  April 1, 2009

    Sorensen Institute for Political Leadership
    @ the University of Virginia
    July 11th-July25th
     
    More Information: April Auger, Programs Assistant and Recruitment Coordinator
     @ april.auger@virginia.edu or 434-243-2470

    Cornell University Summer College
    Programs for High School Students
    Application Deadline: April 3, April 24
    More Information:  www.summercollege.cornell.edu

    Clemson University
    Summer Science, Engineering and Architecture Enrichment Program
    More Information:  www.clemson.edu/summerscience
     

    STAR Science Training and Research Program
    The College of William & Mary
    Application Deadline:  May 1, 2009