The programs are educational and exciting ways to learn new things.
STEM Internships and Summer Opportunities for High School Students –https://www.thestemnet.com/resource/stem-internships-and-summer-opportunities-high-school-students
The National Youth Science Camp (NYSC) is a three week FREE residential science education program that honors and challenges two graduating high school science students from each state. Scientists from across the nation present lectures and hands-on science seminars and linger to interact informally with student delegates. Delegates are challenged to explore new areas in the biological and physical sciences, art, and music with resident staff members. Dates: June 27 – July 20. Location: Facility in the Monongahela National Forest, easter West Virginia near Bartow. Cost: FREE! ALL expenses including airfare, housing, meals and program are covered. Application & more information are available online at http://www.nysc.org. Deadline Feb. 29. For state level contact firstname.lastname@example.org. Must be candidates for high school graduation between July 1, 2018 and June 30, 2019 (seniors);
PAN (Physics of Atomic Nuclei) – PAN is a summer outreach program at two of the world’s leading nuclear physics laboratories. There are two camps. One is on the Notre Dame campus June 24 – 28. The other is on the Michigan State campus July 22 – 26. These camps are FREE if you are accepted. You just need to cover transportation costs. We can find ways to help you with those if you are accepted. Open to students in grades 7 – 12. View this page to learn more and apply.
Summer Mathematics Research Training High School Camp – SMaRT is a two-week summer program at Texas A&M University. It is intended to facilitate interest in mathematics of advanced high school students. High school students of age 14-18, who are US citizens or permanent residents, are eligible to apply. There are no fees. The camp will offer free room, board, instructions, and supplies to accepted participants. Travel expenses are not covered. Students should bring some money for private expenses, laundry, etc. Participants need to provide transportation. We can help you seek support to cover these costs if accepted and you need help. http://www.math.tamu.edu/outreach/Camp/
REAP is a summer STEM program that places talented high school students, from groups historically underserved in STEM, in research apprenticeships at area colleges and universities. REAP apprentices work under the direct supervision of a mentor on a hands-on research project. REAP apprentices are exposed to the real world of research, they gain valuable mentorship, and they learn about education and career opportunities in STEM. REAP apprenticeships are 5-8 weeks in length (minimum of 200 hours) and apprentices receive a $1500.00 stipend. Application closes Feb. 28. Learn more HERE. Apply HERE.
U of M Discover STEM 2019 – Day camps on the University of Minnesota campus. During your week on the University of Minnesota-Twin Cities campus, you will experience campus life, learn more about academic programs, and explore potential careers through activities such as: lab experiments, science and technology demonstrations, campus, residential life, and lab tours, as well as lectures and career panel discussions. Low cost and scholarships available. More info will be posted on site in Feb.
Children’s Hospital Observer Program – Observe Children’s staff in order to learn more about their field and fulfill personal career exploration objectives. Must be 16 and have finished junior year.
Children’s Healthcare Information Sessions – These seminars provide interactive learning opportunities designed to help individuals learn about specific health care fields, including educational requirements,day-to-day activities, etc.