Summer Opportunities



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Summer Opportunities

Geospatial Workforce Training, Learn how to use location and cutting edge technology to solve local, national, and global issues. Defense and Homeland Security, Agriculture, Business, Healthcare, Politics, Economics, Transportation and AV, Energy and Natural Resources.  Course Info:  Virtual Course 8/30-12/17 Monday-Friday 10am-11:30 am.  Apply at:  ggayba.org/training.html
Youth Volunteer Corps in St. Louis  
YVC creates service-learning volunteer opportunities for youth ages 11-18, to address community needs and inspire a lifetime commitment to service. Youth who volunteer gain life and leadership skills in an organized, supervised environment. This summer, YVC will offer 8 weeks of programming at a variety of service agencies throughout the community such as Urban Reach STL and The Magic House.  YVC projects are team-based volunteer opportunities at local nonprofits. An adult program leader supervises, leads icebreakers, and facilitates meaningful service-learning activities and reflection – all of which occur onsite at our partner agencies. Summer projects run Monday to Thursday with ~10 youth. Summer fees are subsidized at $59/week with full scholarships (no fees) available to any participant who needs them. YVC’s goal is to create a rewarding, challenging, and educational service experience for youth  You can find details for each project and registration here:  https://www.yvcstlouis.org/volunteer.html.      https://www.yvcstlouis.org/


VIP Auto Accessories (part of the Lou Fusz Automotive group here in St. Louis)
looking to hire a lot of automotive detailers for the summer. We are offering our Buff for Books Scholarship to students after 45 days of employment, No Experience Required!  You must be 16 or older to take advantage of this opportunity. Full-time and part-time positions are available. We have shifts available 7 days a week with flexible times. We can work with you to find times that work around your schedule.  Noah Hensley, Marketing Specialist, VIP Auto Accessories.  314-400-3413.   Buff for Books Scholarship

 

US Naval Academy, Summer STEM Camp and Summer Seminar, virtual format. There is a fee associated with each - scholarships available  (depending on the family's individual circumstances). The fee includes USNA apparel and program materials.

Summer STEM (https://www.usna.edu/Admissions/Programs/STEM.php) is for current 8th, 9th and 10th graders, while Summer Seminar (https://www.usna.edu/Admissions/Programs/NASS.php) is for current 11th graders.

STL YOUTH JOBS, Youth ages 16-24.  Matched with a local business/organization based on interests and abilities.  Paid $10/hour.  Work for 8 weeks or up to 160 hours.  Open a bank account.  Meet new and exciting people. Invitations to special events to further build job skills.   Questions?: youthjobsstl@gmail.com | Jerica Robinson     STLYOUTHJOBS.ORG/APPLY      



Missouri History Museum 
The Teens Make History (TMH) Academy is a free four-week workshop that gives teens a behind-the-scenes look at the world of museums. Participants meet museum staff, conduct bi-weekly museum challenges, and complete a capstone project with teammates. Afterwards, participants receive a $150 stipend and are eligible to apply for a paid part-time job at the Missouri History Museum that they can keep until graduation.

 

Girls Who Code,   Round 3: August 2 - August 13, 2021.  The signature Girls Who Code Summer Immersion Program will be running virtually in 2021. The 2-week opportunity is available to rising sophomore, junior, and senior girls—trans and cis—and non-binary students. No prior computer science experience is required.  This 2-week virtual program teaches girls—trans and cis—and non-binary students the computer science skills they need to make an impact in their community while preparing for a career in tech. Participants will get exposure to tech jobs, meet women in tech careers, and join a supportive sisterhood of girls in tech.  Now welcoming rising sophomores, juniors, and seniors!   $300 needs-based stipend provided (for eligible students in the United States)

EARLY ACCEPTANCE DEADLINE IS MID-FEBRUARY, 2021. APPLICATION CLOSES MID-MARCH, 2021.     

The 2021 Summer Immersion Program application is now live! Click here to apply.

Summer Academy at University of Vermont (UVM), 

4-week, academically rigorous, and fully online Summer Academy courses are designed exclusively for students who have completed 10th, 11th, or 12th grade and tailored to provide an in-depth exploration of a specific field of study in subjects ranging from journalism and photography to health and medicine.  What's more, all summer Pre-College programs at UVM (including our courses below) are offered to out-of-state students at 50% off academic year tuition rates.

Summer Academy Courses Include  Adventures in Neuroscience, Biomedical, Science and Human Disease, Drones for Environmental Mapping, Facing Environmental Futures, Health and Medicine, Storytelling with Photographs

Apply Now


Summer Pre-College Courses at UVM - Registration is Open!

Our entry-level courses—ranging from Art History to Wildlife Biology—are appropriate for high school students and UVM’s small class sizes are perfect for interacting with faculty. Offered on campus, online, and in hybrid learning formats, UVM's courses provide an incredible opportunity for high school students to meet their academic goals.  DrawingAmerican Sign Language; Personal Finance & Investing; Written Expression; Intro Environmental Sci; Pre-Calculus Mathematics; Intro World Music Cultures; Introductory Neuroscience; Intro to Psychological Science; Introduction to Sociology

Register Now

 


Gettysburg College
is excited to offer several opportunities for high school juniors and sophomores to attend virtual academic camps over the summer months. Subjects include psychology, history, and creative writing. Please find information about our academic camps below:

Virtual Camp Psych: Campers will get hands-on experiences that introduce them to research in psychology during this fun, challenging, and engaging introduction to the field.

Civil War Era Studies Virtual Camp: Campers will get to enjoy historic Gettysburg, Pennsylvania while studying American Civil War History through unique learning experiences. Students will explore the circumstances leading to the war, investigate significant battles during the war, and explore the condition of the United States after the war. 

Young Writers Virtual Workshop: Students gain an in-depth introduction to all four genres of creative writing: fiction, poetry, nonfiction, and writing for stage and screen.

Learn more and register on our summer camp website.

 

  

Ages 12-18 | 'Live Online' immersive career experiences

Supercharge your students' potential today. Interactive, 'Live Online' career experiences now available in 8 STEM-related industries.


Register now for a unique opportunity to work alongside experienced engineers, doctors, psychologists, vets and others this term. Students can attend 'Live Online' and gain immersive career experiences all from the comfort of their own home.


Please share this email with students and parents so they can register now. You can download a PDF of this email here.






 



UChicago Summer Session is excited to offer new virtual courses for students in Summer 2021! Please find the latest course information on our website: summer.uchicago.edu.


 

1. Make new friends!  Get to know fellow idea-driven students from around the world who are excited to learn at any time of year!  You may find the Thelma to your Louise or the Chandler to your Joey


2.  Learn from the best!  Our instructors are leaders in their fields and include a Quantrell Award winner, a former congressional staffer, and more!  And they’re excited to pass their knowledge on to you!  


 3. Challenge yourself! All courses are taught beyond the scope of typical high school curricula and are great for the intellectual risk-taker (we don’t like to toot our own horn, but having a UChicago class on your college applications does look pretty darn good .

 4. Learn the “dos and don’ts” of applying to college! All Summer Session students have access to Admissions Academy sessions with actual UChicago Admissions Counselors.

 5. Have fun! With help from UChicago’s undergraduate mentors, the fun doesn’t have to end when class does. Make your first deep-dish pizza from home or show your classmates who reigns supreme in Among Us (whether Item #1 stays checked in the process is up to you)!


Applications are now open for Duke Pre-College Summer 2021 programs! Enroll in a two-week or three-week online course and experience captivating content and Duke researchers, faculty, and resources.


Interested in taking a course before this summer? Check out Irrational Behavior in Financial Decision-Making and Personal Finance to explore how you can learn more about the world of finance from a distinguished Duke professor.




Summer Pre-College Programs in the Fine Arts

 

Carnegie Mellon's Pre-College Programs in the fine arts are six-week residential experiences that provide high school students with the opportunity to develop their skills in a conservatory or studio setting. For years, Carnegie Mellon has been recognized for the quality of education that is provided within our College of Fine Arts. Through the Pre-College program, high school students have access to this instruction and mentorship from full-time faculty members.


Our summer Pre-College program options in the fine arts include the following:  Architecture, provides students architectural experience within the studio, supported by integrated coursework in analog drawing, digital media, seminars and workshops.  Art, where students will hone their craft through challenging courses, critique, workshops, and portfolio development.  Design, for students who would like to receive a foundation of Design skills through studio learning, lectures, and critiques.  Drama, for students who would like to build their audition repertoire and portfolio with acclaimed faculty.  Music, where students participate in a conservatory-style curriculum and experience life within a research university.

Students may apply for the program here.  Feel free to share this email with any student you think might be interested in applying!


Summer Opportunities Providing Access to STEM and Computer Science

The Summer Academy for Math and Science is a six-week residential experience that provides students from underrepresented communities who have interest in engineering and/or the natural sciences, with the opportunity to achieve skills in order to pursue and complete majors in STEM fields. There are no tuition, housing or dining fees for students selected to attend this program.

The AI4All @ Carnegie Mellon program is a three-week residential experience that provides opportunities for students from underrepresented communities to study artificial intelligence with full-time faculty, staff and researchers who are leaders in the field. There are no tuition, housing or dining fees for students selected to attend this program.

The Computer Science Scholars program provides students who are traditionally under-represented in the field of computer science an opportunity to receive exposure to computing and additional computer science pre-requisites. There are no tuition, housing or dining fees for students selected to attend this program.

The curricula of these programs include a combination of hands-on learning and research via projects, and lectures by Carnegie Mellon faculty, teachers and graduate students. Students will also have the opportunity to engage in extracurricular activities that introduce them to new people, topics, and career opportunities. College students also serve as classroom assistants, tutors and mentors. 


Students may apply for the programs here.  Feel free to share this email with any student you think might be interested in applying!



Zoo ALIVE (Year-round volunteer program)

Zoo ALIVE volunteers are high school students who help with Camp KangaZoo during the summer, and many other education programs and activities throughout the year. They help lead crafts, games, and activities for children and Zoo visitors, while learning about animals and wildlife conservation through opportunities at the Zoo and beyond. For more information, visit www.stlzoo.org/zooalive All Education programs are canceled until further notice. Please continue to check back

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UMSL Bridge Summer Academy

June 15-July 10, 2020

Monday through Friday

7:45 a.m.-12:00 p.m.

This unique opportunity for local high school students in which they are immersed in mathematics, science, written and oral communications, career research, personal and professional development and college planning.  In addition, students are provided with practice, strategy sessions and resources for standardized testing. 

All classes and workshops and laboratory activities will be held on the UMSL campus.

Students must be in the 9th or 10th grade with at a cumulative GPA of 2.5 or higher, and enrolled or have completed Algebra.  

Application deadline is May 15, 2020

Questions: 314-516-5196

For more information, visit: umsl.edu/precollegiate/programs/summer.html

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UMSL Bridge Summer Academy

June 15-July 10, 2020

Monday through Friday

7:45 a.m.-12:00 p.m.

This unique opportunity for local high school students in which they are immersed in mathematics, science, written and oral communications, career research, personal and professional development and college planning.  In addition, students are provided with practice, strategy sessions and resources for standardized testing. 

All classes and workshops and laboratory activities will be held on the UMSL campus.

Students must be in the 9th or 10th grade with at a cumulative GPA of 2.5 or higher, and enrolled or have completed Algebra.  

Application deadline is May 15, 2020

Questions: 314-516-5196

For more information, visit: umsl.edu/precollegiate/programs/summer.html

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UMSL Bridge Summer Academy

June 15-July 10, 2020

Monday through Friday

7:45 a.m.-12:00 p.m.

This unique opportunity for local high school students in which they are immersed in mathematics, science, written and oral communications, career research, personal and professional development and college planning.  In addition, students are provided with practice, strategy sessions and resources for standardized testing. 

All classes and workshops and laboratory activities will be held on the UMSL campus.

Students must be in the 9th or 10th grade with at a cumulative GPA of 2.5 or higher, and enrolled or have completed Algebra.  

Application deadline is May 15, 2020

Questions: 314-516-5196

For more information, visit: umsl.edu/precollegiate/programs/summer.html

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UMSL Bridge Summer Academy

June 15-July 10, 2020

Monday through Friday

7:45 a.m.-12:00 p.m.

This unique opportunity for local high school students in which they are immersed in mathematics, science, written and oral communications, career research, personal and professional development and college planning.  In addition, students are provided with practice, strategy sessions and resources for standardized testing. 

All classes and workshops and laboratory activities will be held on the UMSL campus.

Students must be in the 9th or 10th grade with at a cumulative GPA of 2.5 or higher, and enrolled or have completed Algebra.  

Application deadline is May 15, 2020

Questions: 314-516-5196

For more information, visit: umsl.edu/precollegiate/programs/summer.html

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UMSL Bridge Summer Academy

June 15-July 10, 2020

Monday through Friday

7:45 a.m.-12:00 p.m.

This unique opportunity for local high school students in which they are immersed in mathematics, science, written and oral communications, career research, personal and professional development and college planning.  In addition, students are provided with practice, strategy sessions and resources for standardized testing. 

All classes and workshops and laboratory activities will be held on the UMSL campus.

Students must be in the 9th or 10th grade with at a cumulative GPA of 2.5 or higher, and enrolled or have completed Algebra.  

Application deadline is May 15, 2020

Questions: 314-516-5196

For more information, visit: umsl.edu/precollegiate/programs/summer.html

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UMSL Bridge Summer Academy

June 15-July 10, 2020

Monday through Friday

7:45 a.m.-12:00 p.m.

This unique opportunity for local high school students in which they are immersed in mathematics, science, written and oral communications, career research, personal and professional development and college planning.  In addition, students are provided with practice, strategy sessions and resources for standardized testing. 

All classes and workshops and laboratory activities will be held on the UMSL campus.

Students must be in the 9th or 10th grade with at a cumulative GPA of 2.5 or higher, and enrolled or have completed Algebra.  

Application deadline is May 15, 2020

Questions: 314-516-5196

For more information, visit: umsl.edu/precollegiate/programs/summer.html

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UMSL Bridge Summer Academy

June 15-July 10, 2020

Monday through Friday

7:45 a.m.-12:00 p.m.

This unique opportunity for local high school students in which they are immersed in mathematics, science, written and oral communications, career research, personal and professional development and college planning.  In addition, students are provided with practice, strategy sessions and resources for standardized testing. 

All classes and workshops and laboratory activities will be held on the UMSL campus.

Students must be in the 9th or 10th grade with at a cumulative GPA of 2.5 or higher, and enrolled or have completed Algebra.  

Application deadline is May 15, 2020

Questions: 314-516-5196

For more information, visit: umsl.edu/precollegiate/programs/summer.html

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UMSL Bridge Summer Academy

June 15-July 10, 2020

Monday through Friday

7:45 a.m.-12:00 p.m.

This unique opportunity for local high school students in which they are immersed in mathematics, science, written and oral communications, career research, personal and professional development and college planning.  In addition, students are provided with practice, strategy sessions and resources for standardized testing. 

All classes and workshops and laboratory activities will be held on the UMSL campus.

Students must be in the 9th or 10th grade with at a cumulative GPA of 2.5 or higher, and enrolled or have completed Algebra.  

Application deadline is May 15, 2020

Questions: 314-516-5196

For more information, visit: umsl.edu/precollegiate/programs/summer.html

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UMSL Bridge Summer Academy

June 15-July 10, 2020

Monday through Friday

7:45 a.m.-12:00 p.m.

This unique opportunity for local high school students in which they are immersed in mathematics, science, written and oral communications, career research, personal and professional development and college planning.  In addition, students are provided with practice, strategy sessions and resources for standardized testing. 

All classes and workshops and laboratory activities will be held on the UMSL campus.

Students must be in the 9th or 10th grade with at a cumulative GPA of 2.5 or higher, and enrolled or have completed Algebra.  

Application deadline is May 15, 2020

Questions: 314-516-5196

For more information, visit: umsl.edu/precollegiate/programs/summer.html
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