Opportunities (click each for details)
Check out the CCSD Career & Technology Education page for information and opportunities. Great for students interested in Work-based Learning during the Summer.
Summer Wellness Camp
Trident Technical College
will be hosting a Student-Athlete Training Camp
(Grades 6-12) at the Thornley Campus
July 15-19, 2019
8:30 AM- 12:00 PM in the Wellness Center,
Building 950 room 117. The cost for this program will
Student Athletes will learn more about:
Roper St. Francis Healthcare
2019 SCRUBS Health Career exploration day camp
14-15 years olds interested in a health career
Based at Bon Secours St. Francis Hospital with 2 days at Roper Hospital.
Click here for application packet.
Young Leaders Summit (YLS)
Applications now open to high school juniors from all backgrounds!
The Young Leaders Summit, presented by the Youth Leadership Consortium (YLC), is a free, four-day, overnight, college empowerment conference at the University of Chicago for a diverse cohort of 200 low-income high school juniors from all ethnic backgrounds, selected through a competitive application process. It is designed to give these young leaders the practical tools they need to successfully apply to top universities, have full access to scholarship and financial aid opportunities, and set a course for academic and career success.
The Youth Leadership Consortium is a partnership, led by HSF, of organizations brought together by the mission to provide students and families of all backgrounds and ethnicities with the knowledge and resources to successfully complete a higher education.
Location and Date:
- August 8–11, 2019 – University of Chicago
- Current high school junior (Class of 2020)
- Students from all ethnic backgrounds are welcome to apply
- Low income, as defined by Pell eligibility (more details are included in the application)
- 3.0 GPA or above, on a 4.0 scale, or equivalent based on your school scale
- Currently attend high school in the United States or a US territory
- Plan to enroll full-time, in a four-year degree program, at a US accredited, not-for-profit, private or public college or university after high school graduation
Is there a cost to attend YLS?
- No, it is FREE to apply and participate (room and dining covered by YLS)
- Round-trip transportation to Chicago will be provided for students that request financial assistance within the application
Apply online: https://ylc.hsfts.net/
****YEP! Teen Summer Camp
Juniors and Seniors
Check out the attached flyer for a special summer internship program Bank of America sponsors.
Summer interns apply and are selected to work with a local non-profit organization, and their compensation comes from Bank of America.
Also, students in this program are invited for an all expense paid trip to Washington DC with other students from throughout the country.
It looks like a terrific opportunity! They have slots for 2 local students for this internship. Apply early. bankofamerica.com/
Students can earn a high school credit as well by following the steps on the bottom of the Student WBL web page: http://
IT site for girls in computing
IT-oLogy supports women in IT through their WISE program and also as the South Carolina affiliate for NCWIT Aspirations in Computing awards
Aspirations is a program of NCWIT and I would encourage you to check out their website as there is a lot of research and information available.
teens Final Deadline: June 14, 2019 Junior Art Intensive July 15-26, 2019 ecuad.ca/junior-art-intensive
Shannon’s Hope Camp Shannon’s Hope Camp continues to be a transformative & fun overnight camp for children and youth, ages 6-15, who have experienced the death of a loved one. https://www.bridgessc.org/
Summer Dance IntensiveDesales University
July 22-August 2, 2019
Professional Dance Training for Ages 14 and Up
More info online
Milwaukee Institute of Art & Design Photography: Storytelling Strategies Earn 3 College Credits! Photographers work in a variety of ways to bring storytelling strategies into image making. Instruction includes both traditional and experimental techniques for implementing narrative into singular, as well as sequential, photographic experiences. Further attention is dedicated to how the book form can be utilized in conjunction with photographic imagery and text to relay a story. Prerequisites: Must bring your own DSLR camera, and understand its basic operating functions. Summer Program Dates: Core (2-week, non-credit) July 8 - July 19 Advanced (3-week, 3 College Credits) July 8 - July 26 https://issuu.com/
milwaukeeinstituteofartdesign/ docs/su19pcbrochure https://www.miad.edu/pre- college-advanced-studio- concepts-registration*****
Experience Summer at DukeJune 30-July 12
June 16-June 29
Grades 6-8: Drone Camp, Forensic Camp, Biosciences & Engineering Camp, Game Design Camp
Grades 6-11: Young Writers' Camp
Grades 9-11: BioSciences & Engineering Camp for High School I, Leadership in Action Institute, Duke Neurosciences Camp
Grades 10-11: Creative Writers' Workshop
Grades 6-11: Young Writers' Camp
July 14-July 26
Grades 9-11: BioSciences & Engineering Camp for High School II, Video Production Camp, Cryptology Camp, Drone Camp
Grades 10-11: Summer BOOST
Grades 6-11: Young Writers' Camp
Registration open now!****
The Cornerstone Summer Institute is a week-long summer camp at the University of Virginia where high school students learn about slavery and its legacies by exploring the University, Charlottesville, and area landmarks. The camp provides rising high school sophomores, juniors, and seniors with the opportunity to engage in historical investigation, archaeological excavation, and community engagement in order to learn and develop thinking skills that will prepare them for success in college and beyond. Applications are being accepted on a rolling basis until April 22, 2019. Some financial aid is available for students with demonstrated need. To find the application and learn more, click below.
APEX Leadership Summit at Ole MissLeadership Development, team building, & sessions covering ethics, personal responsibility, problem-solving, developing a leadership resume and community outreach.
3 sessions offered: June 9-12 June 23-26 July 7-10 Online application deadline: March 29 $100 participation fee if accepted or ACT/SAT waiver, if qualified. http://olemiss.edu/apex2019*******
Summer Scholars Program
Offers exciting experiences for academically talented middle and high students from across the globe. Scholars will join other academically minded learners for an intense, weeklong program.
Educational, recreational, and cultural activities allow participants to experience some of the amazing opportunities Clemson University has to offer. Students will engage in hands-on, immersive courses in their field of choice taught by Clemson instructors during the day.Looking Toward CollegeA residential seminar for high school womenMeredith College- Raleigh, NCJune 17-20* Making Decisions & Setting Goals* Values Clarification* Career Planning* College Selection* Study Skills* Communication Skills* and more...