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2018 Summer Opportunities

 
W A N N A   G E T   A W A Y ?
 
Many summer opportunities are available for Del Mar's students here and across the USA.  Explore, apply and learn while having fun on a university campus!
 
STANFORD UNIVERSITY PRE-COLLEGIATE STUDIES
 
 
Stanford offers Summer Programs across a wide variety of disciplines including arts, humanities, science, and math, giving highly motivated students the opportunity to investigate advanced topics not typically taught in secondary schools. Participants engage in small classes with brilliant instructors and peers who share their passions.

 

Application deadlines for summer programs are in February, with some early round deadlines in January.

For more information about Stanford's Pre-Collegiate Studies and to apply, visit: https://spcs.stanford.edu/programs

 
YALE UNIVERSITY YOUNG SCHOLARS PROGRAM
 
 
 
The Yale Young Global Scholars Program gives high school juniors and sophomores the opportunity to experience a Yale education over the summer, bringing together an extraordinary group of students from around the world!
 
  • Programs are offered between June 17th to August 8th 2018
  • Subjects include: Science & Engineering, Biomedical Science, Sustainable Development, International Affairs and more.
  • Courses led by recent Yale graduates, Yale undergrad and graduate students, and graduates holding degrees from Brown, Harvard and Oxford.
  • Scholarships and financial aid are available.
 
Interested? Learn more HERE and apply before February 6th, 2018.
 
 
STANFORD AI4ALL COMPUTER SCIENCE PROGRAM FOR 9TH GRADE GIRLS
 
 
Stanford University is offering a Computer Science Summer Program in Artificial Intelligence. This three-week program exposes 9th-grade young women to the exciting field of AI, while living on the Stanford campus. Participants engage with professionals in the field to learn about cutting-edge ideas, such as AI applied to healthcareI. The program is highly selective and only 32 girls will be admitted worldwide.
 

This program is from June 25 to July 13, 2018.  The application deadline for the program is February 15th.  For more information about the program, available scholarships and to apply, visit: http://ai4all.stanford.edu/.

 
GIRLS WHO CODE SUMMER IMMERSION PROGRAM
 
 

The Girls Who Code Summer Immersion Program is a free 7-week program for current 10th and 11th grade girls to learn computer science, gain exposure to tech jobs, and join a club of thousands of girls across the USA!  The program is an introductory computer science course, and no previous experience is required.  Girls Who Code welcomes all eligible applicants who have an interest in technology and a willingness to learn and has programs across the USA.

The Summer Program will be in the San Francisco Bay Area on the following dates:  June 11 - July 27; June 11 - August 3; June 18 - August 3; and June 25 - August 10.

The early acceptance application deadline is February 16, 2018, and the final deadline is March 16, 2018.  To apply, visit: https://girlswhocode.fluidreview.com/.

 
 
UC BERKELEY AI4ALL COMPUTER SCIENCE PROGRAM FOR 9-10TH GRADERS
 
 
UC Berkeley is offering a Free Summer Program in Computer Science and Artificial Intelligence. The 2018 BAIR AI4ALL Camp is for current 9th and 10th grade students. Students will learn how AI can be used to help people and will explore what kinds of careers there are in AI. After the camp, students will be invited to join the AI4ALL alumni community, where they will have access to support including mentors, peers interested in AI, and grants.
 

This program is from August 6-10, 2018, and the application deadline is February 28th.  To find out if you qualify for this free program and to apply, please visit: http://bair.berkeley.edu/ai4all/.

 
UC SANTA CRUZ SUMMER SESSION FOR CURRENT JUNIORS & SENIORS
 
 

High school students who have completed their sophomore or junior year with a GPA of 3.0+ are eligible to apply for the UCSC Summer Session.  Students can choose from over 100 classes, across 30 departments including Biology, Environmental Studies, Music, and more.  The UCSC summer program is a true college experience where high school students take classes with current undergraduates, visiting college students from across the country, and other high schoolers.  Credits earned over the summer may be transferable to other institutions, including any UC campus, or they may satisfy high school requirements.

The Summer Program offers two sessions: June 25 - July 27 & July 30 - August 31.

Applications can be submitted starting April 1, 2018, and enrollment begins on May 1, 2018.  For more information and to apply, visit the UC Santa Cruz Summer Session Website.

 
USA SUMMER DISCOVERY & INTERNSHIPS
 
 
 
Applications are now open for Summer 2018!
 

Summer Discovery & Discovery Internships is entering its 52nd summer and committed more than ever to working with university partners to deliver the most innovative and highest quality academic experiences for middle and high school students!

Participating schools include:

  • University of Colorado
  • U of Michigan
  • UCLA
  • Cambridge
  • NYU, and more!
 

Programs offered include:

  • Medical Sciences
  • Business Disruption
  • Leadership in Medicine
  • Digital Business
  • Global Business & Entrepreneurship, and more!


For more information, visit https://www.summerdiscovery.com/ or click HERE to apply.

 
DUKE UNIVERSITY SUMMER SESSIONS
 
 
 
At Duke Summer Session, Duke University offers world-class instructors and programs in a fun campus and residential environment.  Students learn in programs that help them with future collegiate success and at the same time gain a lifetime of memories and friendships.  This summer, they are offering Summer College, Summer Academy and an Intensive STEM Academy

Want to learn more?  Visit Duke University's website and apply!
 
CAL POLY EPIC SUMMER ENGINEERING PROGRAMS
 
 
   
Cal Poly offers some amazing summer sessions in various fields of engineering.  Hands on labs are taught by university professors and industry professionals on the San Luis Obispo campus.
 
Curious to study at Cal Poly?  Apply online by April 15th at www.epic.calpoly.edu