Summer Opportunities for 9-12th Graders
Whether it's fun in the sun or serious STEM study, opportunities abound for high school students in the summer months. Please check back often to this page, as information is frequently added.
Scholarships and Student Aid
How to request a visit to your school or event
Carolina's Office of Scholarships and Student Aid is offering local visits to help students understand what financial aid is available at Carolina and how to apply for it. To request a visit at your location, please complete an Outreach Request Form.
We recommend submitting your request at least three weeks in advance of the event.
Journalism and Media Programs
Summer programs for students and advisers
Students interested in journalism and media are invited to apply for these on-campus summer opportunities offered through Carolina's Hussman School of Journalism and Media.
NC Scholastic Media Institute - This four-day institute provides students and advisers with intensive training in disciplines such as broadcast, newspaper, yearbook, literary magazine, and design. To learn more, click here.
Carolina Sports Journalism Camp - From attending a Smith Center press conference to writing a sports feature story on deadline, students get an inside look at what it takes to become a sports journalist. Click here to learn more.
Chuck Stone for Diversity in Education and Media - This fully-funded program gives rising seniors of diverse backgrounds the opportunity to hone their storytelling and writing skills through classroom study, real-world scenarios, and professional mentors. To learn more, click here.
Greetings from the University of Vermont!
The University of Vermont is please to offer academically challenging experiences designed to bring out the best in high school students.
Our Pre-College Program offers out-of-state high school students the opportunity to enroll in UVM courses, gain college credits, and receive a 50% out-of-state academic year tuition reduction.
We are now accepting application for our summer pre-college courses, providing motivated high school students 100+ opportunities to:
UVM's Summer Academy, program is open for enrollment for 10th, 11th, and 12th grade students, providing them with the unique opportunity to earn 3 college credits through intensive 4-week courses (2 weeks on-campus followed by 2 weeks online).
This year's Summer Academy course offerings include:
If you have any questions, please feel free to reach us at 800-639-3210
NC State College of Design
2018 Design Camp applications are due by March 26. Apply at design.ncsu.edu/designcamp.
NC State University Communication Summer Camp
July 16 - 20 10:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Cost is $400. Registration starts on March 15. Apply online at https://communication.chass.ncsu.edu/academics/camp/
NC State University Study Skills Summer Camp
July 9-13 9:30 AM - 11:30 AM
July 16-20 9:30 AM - 11:30 AM
July 23-27 9:30 AM - 11:30 AM
July 30-Aug. 3 9:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Cost is $200. To register, visit go.ncsu.edu/studeyskillscamp.
NC State University Language Diversity Enrichment Program
Monday, July 23 - Friday, July 27, 2018
10:00 am - 2:00 pm at NC State University
This is a week-long educational program designed to
explore language and dialect diversity in English.
In addition to classroom instruction, students will
also participate in fun games, collaborative activities,
and a special film screening! Free admission. Application deadline is June 15, 2018 at 5:00 PM. For more information, please visit our website or contact us: https://jmhatch2.wixsite.com/ldep
or email firstname.lastname@example.org
VetCAMP 2018 - June 17-23, 2018
The University of Georgia is offering Vet Camp to rising high school juniors and seniors and rising college freshmen to evaluate their skills and competitiveness as future veterinarians, provide mentorship and help them experience veterinary medicine as an exciting career path. It’s a great experience and the students have a lot of fun while also learning about the profession.
Apply online by January 26, 2018 at
Lebanon Valley College
From expert music instruction to educational summer camp opportunities and Colloquium lectures to our expansive Vernon and Doris Bishop Library, Lebanon Valley College provides community resources to inspire creative and intellectual thinking.
Click on the links listed below for more information on each program.
Community Music Institute
Summer Music Camp
Health & Biomedical Sciences Camp
June 24-29 and July 22-27, 2018
Actuarial Science Camp
Business Summer Camp
Shelton Leadership Challenge at NC Wesleyan College
July 8-July 13, 2018
The Shelton Challenge seeks youth that are rising 9th to 12th grades students (graduating seniors included) with a 3.0 grade point average or higher. Cost to attend the program is $500 for the week. The cost includes meals, room, transportation during the camp, and any activities that will take place during camp. The application deadline is May 18, 2018. Apply at http://ncwc.edu/shelton-leadership/
UVM’s Summer Academy program is open for enrollment for 10th, 11th, and 12th grade students, providing them with the unique opportunity to earn 3 college credits through intensive 4-week courses. For more information, click HERE.
Caminos al Futuro is a scholarship opportunity available to students in grades 9-11 who desire to shape issues impacting Hispanic and Latinx communities, while the INSPIRE scholarship program is available to Native American, Alaska Native and Native Hawaiian senior high school students who wish to finish their education and become more politically involved. For more information, please visit their website at https://summer.gwu.edu/precollege .
June 11-15, 2018 and June 25-29, 2018