Andover’s longest-running educational outreach program, (MS)2 advances diversity in the STEM fields by developing the competencies and self-confidence of outstanding high school students of color. The three-summer, residential program challenges students intellectually and exposes them to peers and educators with diverse backgrounds, life experiences, and aspirations.
Med-Start Health Careers Health Program is a summer academic enrichment program for any 11th grade Arizona high school student interested in a health career. Students participate in the program during the summer between their junior and senior years.
Minority Introduction to Engineering and Science (MITES) is a rigorous six-week residential academic enrichment program for rising high school seniors – many of whom come from underrepresented or underserved communities – who have a strong academic record and are interested in studying and exploring careers in science and engineering. This national program stresses the value and reward of pursuing advanced technical degrees and careers while developing the skills necessary to achieve success in science and engineering.
Native Youth Community Adaptation and Leadership Congress
Join students from across the country to discuss community adaptation and related environmental issues impacting Native peoples. The mission of the Native Youth Community Adaptation and Leadership Congress (NYCALC) is to develop future conservation leaders with the skills, knowledge, and tools to address environmental change and conservation challenges to better serve their schools and home communities.
DEADLINE: March 29, 2019
2019 NYCALC DATES: July 7 - July 13, 2019
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The Nizhoni Academy, is a pre-college enrichment program designed to prepare Native American High School students to become successful college students. The program is comprised of an annual four-six week academic and residential program held on the campus of Northern Arizona University in Flagstaff, Arizona. Nizhoni emphasizes rigorous STEM academic instruction, a clear understanding of the demands of college studies, and high academic competency and study skills necessary to be successful student in post-secondary education.
The Perry Initiative is committed to inspiring young women to be leaders in the exciting fields of Orthopaedic Surgery and Engineering. We advance our mission principally by running hands-on outreach programs across the country for women students in high school, college, and medical school. Preference will be given to senior-level students who cannot reapply for the program. 10th-12th graders can apply. Check the webiste under Program > Upcoming Programs to see if there will be a summit in your area. Upcoming outreach events are in Tucson (deadline November 16, 2017) and Albuquerque (deadline February 19, 2018).
The Program Realizing Educational Potential (PREP) at Northern Arizona University offers scholars from disadvantaged backgrounds the opportunity to prepare for a future career in the health professions. Our goal is to strengthen the health and human services workforce by creating a pipeline for students to increase the racial and ethnic diversity in the health professions. The program is open to high school junior and seniors, community college students, and freshmen and sophomore college undergraduates. Each scholar will receive up to $3,600 stipend based on completion of 180 cumulative hours within the program.
Available internship opportunities are intended to increase participation of underserved students who are under-represented in the education and museum leadership field. Interns are placed in offices, museums, and research centers throughout the Smithsonian Institution where they will help to create, develop and disseminate innovative educational programs and resources at the Smithsonian, online, in the classroom and in communities.
The Summer Business Institute (SBI) program is LEAD’s longest running Summer Institute and is considered the “flagship” program. The SBI program exposes scholars to business principles and the skill sets needed for successful business careers. The program challenges them through applied learning experiences often facilitated by college professors, links scholars to corporate executives in business fields and peers with similar aspirations and abilities.
During the 12-day residential immersion experience, rising high school Juniors and Seniors will gain exposure to careers in real estate through engagement with premier academic falculty and visiting professionals on the campuses of MIT, Cornell University, Roosevelt University, University of Miami.
The University of Arizona Summer Engineering Academy is a series of weeklong residential camps for students passionate about engineering, math and science.
June 10-15, 2018
Incoming ninth- and 10th-graders (students who have completed eighth or ninth grade)
June 17-22, 2018
Incoming 11th- and 12th-graders (students who have completed 10th or 11th grade)