Academic

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  • Biomedical Engineering Innovation-Online Course for High School Students

    Developed by Johns Hopkins faculty for high school students, Biomedical Engineering Innovation (BMEI) introduces biomedical engineering to high school students by: modeling biological systems, designing experiments to test those models, and introducing engineering principles to solve design problems that are biological, physiological, and/or medical.  Students will model human efficiency, the arm, and cardiovascular system.  Students are expected to apply their knowledge of math, physics and biology to solve practical problems encountered in biomedical engineering.  Please see our website for more information.
  • Susquehanna University Pre-College Programs

    Are you a student who is motivated, who wants to learn new skills to improve your abilities, and explore topics that add to your college resume?  Would you like to spend a week on our beautiful campus to participate in rigorous workshops with other high-achieving students while also enjoying fun social activities on and off campus?  Then one of our fourteen Susquehanna summer programs may be a great choice for you!  Learn more and register at Pre-College Summer Programs.
  • Terp Young Scholars

    College-bound students are invited to apply to Terp Young Scholars at the University of Maryland.  Acceptance to this 3-week summer collegiate program is competitive and based upon academic performance.  Terp Young Scholars offers an array of courses at the cutting edge of theory, thought and technology.  Students learn from the same award-winning faculty who challenge and teach UMD degree-seeking students.  Courses are enhanced by field trips or guest speakers who are experts in their fields.  Visit Terp Young Scholars website for full details or call 30`-405-7762.
  • University of Rochester Pre-College Programs

    The University of Rochester's pre-college summer program offers students the opportunity to spend the summer taking college-level courses and getting a taste of the college experience.  They will partiiapte in one-week courses, credit courses, or intensive programs in business, engineering, genetics, medicine or patholoogy.  Questions? Contact us at (585) 275-3221 or precollege@rochester.edu.  Learn more in this video: https://uofr.wistia.com/media/62uv7nsgch
    Registration is now open!



Summer Programs

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  • Adelphi University

    Discover Pre-College at Adelphi University in New York this summer.  Students can earn college credits, have fun in New York and experience Adelphi's personal approach to learning.  It is an exciting way for students to get a taste of college life while earning college credit.  Open to students entering their sophomore, junior or senior year of high school.  Visit Precollege at Adelphi University.
  • AgDiscovery 2020

    AgDiscovery is a summer outreach program designed to help teenagers explore careers in plant and animal science, wildlife management, agribusiness, and much more!  If you are a middle or high school student looking for a unique summer internship with an opportunity to live and study on a college campus as well as looking to improve your resume for college, this 2- to 4-week outreach program is for you.  For full details, locations and much more, go to AgDiscovery 2020.  If you have questions about the AgDiscovery program, call APHIS at 301-851-4199 or email agdiscovery@usda.gov.
  • Boston University-Academy of Media Production

    Academy of Media Production (AMP) is a collegiate media experience for high school students.  This four week workshop presents the opportunity to explore the many aspects of media production while developing the skills needed to be a successful storyteller.  Learn from experienced hands-on instruction, create videos, short films, multi-camera productions along with discovering educational and professional opportunities.  It's time to AMP UP!  Application deadline is March 31, 2020. Program dates: July 6 - 31, 2020.  Program Info & application materials on the link above.  Questions may be directed to buamp@bu.edu.
  • Camp Cardiac & Camp Neuro

    Camp Cardiac and Camp Neuro, run by local medical students in over 30 cities nationwide, serve as an ideal introduction for any high school student interested in exploring a career in medicine.  With a focus on both education and real world experience, Camp Cardiac and Camp Neuro provides students with a unique opportunity to learn directly from experts in the medical field.  In addition, these 1-week summer day camps provide a foundation for heart healthy living with an emphasis on both diet and exercise.  Learn more by visiting Camp Cardiac  or Camp Neuro.  Direct questions for either camp to admin@campcn.org.  Scholarship and standard applications are opened now for both camps.
  • Georgetown University Hoya Summer

    This summer, join us for an exciting, hands-on experience at Georgetown University.  Our summer high school sessions gives you the opportunity to live on Georgetown's historic hilltop campus, meet classmates from around the world, and earn college credit - all while experiencing the excitement of college life.  Visit Georgetown University High School Summer Sessions for description of programs, dates, and registration requirements.  Final applications deadline May 15.
  • Georgetown University Science & Medical Academies

    You don't have to wait until college to get hands-on experience in different medical fields.  Georgetown Summer High School Sessions offers one-to-three week programs in medicine and science, including biotechnology and nursing.  Work with simulators, cadavers, lab technology in Georgetown's Medical Center, and more.  Dates range from June 21 to August 8, 2020.  Check it out for full details and other pertinent information.
  • Global Works ~ Travel with Purpose

    For 30 years, Global Works has been an industry-leader in providing exceptional community service, cultural exchange,, adventure travel, and language immersion programs for teens.  Global Works offers tuition discounts and scholarships throughout the year.  For program listings and descriptions as well
    as complete information on all aspects offered, visit Global Works Experience.
  • Hillsdale College

    Earn college credit this summer of 2010. Hillsdale College is offering high school Summer Study and Travel programs.  For detailed information on these programs and travel opportunities, visit Hillsdale Summer Study & Travel Programs.   Additional questions may be directed to the admissions office at (517) 607-2327, or by emailing summerprograms@hillsdale.edu.
  • Ithaca Summer College

    Ithaca's summer college, one-week session, gives high school students the chance to experience the kind of uncommon and inventive courses they'll take as an undergraduate.  Explore American art and culture, learn professional skills, and get a one-week preview of college life in one of our expert-led workshops.  In the three-week session, students can earn up to 4 college credits while discovering how in-depth courses can open their minds and unleash their creativity.  Explore global culture and communication, build a professional foundation, and start your college life early at IC.  Deadlines vary for the sessions and early application is recommended.  More details can be found at ithaca.edu/summercollege or ithaca.edu/summercollege/app  Direct questions to the Office of Extended Studies at 607-274-3143 or mail: summercollege@ithaca.edu.
    Other programs:  Writers Institute, Summer Theatre and Pre-College STEM Institute.
  • Johns Hopkins Engineering Innovation

    Johns Hopkins University is pleased to offer two-precollege programs this summer for high school students: Engineering Innovation (EI) and Biomedical Engineering Innovation (BEI).  Biomedical Engineering is a fully onnline course.  The first deadline for applications is February 14, 2020.  We will continue to accept applications after the first deadline until the programs fill.  Apply early for best opportunity! Johns Hopkins is looking for motivated high school students interested in learning more about a career in engineering.  Programs are a summer version of a freshman course offered to undecided engineering majors at JHU.   During the EI course, students complete lab activities in computer, chemical, electrical, mechanical engineering, science and robotics.  Both  courses are vigorous and students must have As and Bs in their high school math and science classes.  More details about both programs, including dates, times, and costs can be found here.
  • Miami University, Oxford Summer Scholars Program

    Miami University Summer Scholars Program is open to rising high school juniors or seniors who are interested in participating in this year's residential summer experience.  Application deadline is Wednesday, May 1st, 2020.  To be considered for the program, students must first complete the on-line application.  A limited number of full scholarships for the program are available for academically talented students with financial need who apply and are accepted to the program.  Any questions may be emailed summerscholars@MiamiOH.edu or call 513-529-2531
  • Pratt Institute's PreCollege Program

    Summer 2020, Pratt Institute's PreCollege program welcomes hundreds of talented high school sophomores, juniors,, and seniors to their Brooklyn campus, where they encounter life as an art and design college student.  Upon completion of the program, students earn four elective college credits that are accepted at most colleges and universities.  Check out the Summer 2020 Pratt Institute PreCollege program, Brooklyn Campus July 6 - 31 when you visit, www.pratt.edu/precollege. Email precollege@pratt.edu or call 718-636-3504.
  • Skidmore College

    Skidmore College is offering pre-college programs in liberal arts, natural sciences and studio arts throughout the month of July 5 - August 8, 2020. For application and course information, visit Try College On Before Taking College On!
  • Smith College

    Precollege Summer Programs at Smith College, July 5 - August 1, 2020, offer intellectually stimulating and unique opportunities for high school young women who wish to pursue their academic interests in the classroom and beyond.  At Smith College young women are taken seriously and inspired to excel as scholars, scientists, writers, researches and leaders.  Programs range from summer science and engineering program, history, field studies for sustainable futures and more. Precollege programs are open to academically talented young women entering grades 9, 10, 11 and 12 in the fall of 2020.  For more information and to submit your application visit Smith College Summer Precollege Programs. Applications open January 6, 2020.  Email: summerprecollege@smith.edu.
  • Stanford Pre-Collegiate Studies

    Passionate about learning?  Intellectually adventurous? Find yourself at Stanford where you will find programs and peers that share your interests at Stanford Pre-Collegiate Studies.  Apply today!  Visit spcs.stanford.edu/find-yourself.
  • Wake Forest Universtiy Online Immersion Program

    Flexible online courses for high schoolers offer students university academic experience and mentorship.  Wake Forest is excited to offer a new online program designed for high school students, ages 13 and up, which enables them to explore their interests before college,
    In an effort to reach a broader group of students, the application fee is eliminated.  Scholarships are available for students with financial need.  Visit Wake Forest Online Immersion Program for full details.

Global Educational Travel

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  • Summerfuel Programs

    Summerfueil offers unique experiences for curious students!  Summer 2012 destinations: Tufts, Columbia, Oxford, Stanford, UC Berkeley, Barcelona, Andalusia, and UNC-Chapel Hill!  Inspiring students since 1984.  Check out their website for all they have to offer.  Questions may be directed to 212-796-8340.

St. John's Events

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College Information Sessions

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  • NACAC National College Fairs

    Take a big step in your college search!  Find the college that's right for you.  Join us at a 2020 National College Fairs in your area.  Meet face to face with college reps at the NACAC National College Fairs for the Greater Washington, DC area on Tuesday, March 31, 2020 from 9:45 a.m. - 12:45 p.m.; and 6:30 p.m. - 8:30 p.m. and Wednesday, April 1, 2020 from 9:45 a.m. - 12:45 p.m. both to be held at the Adventist Healthcare Field House.  Register free when you visit GO TO MY NCF FAIRS to receive fair details, avoid lines on site, and share your contact information with your choice schools.  NACAC National College Fairs is a program of the National Association for College Admission Counseling. #nacacfairs
  • STEM College & Career Fairs

    Search STEM Programs, connect with college & industry reps in person and find your college fit with NACAC Stem College & Career Fairs.  Free and open to the public, NCAC fiars link you to colleges, universities, and career opportunities.Take a big step in your college search!  Find the college that's right for you.  Join us at the 2020 Baltimore and Greater Washington area College Fair on Sunday, April 19, 2020 from 1p.m. - 4 p.m. at UMBC Event Center.  Register here.

College Open Houses

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  • Dynamy Internship Gap Year

    If you're a student looking for a semester or year-long hiatus from traditional classroom learning to explore the world around you, reflect on personal values and create meaningful goals, or maybe you just learn best through tactile, hands-on learning experiences, then search no further...You've found the right place!  Register Here! Following an innovative experiential education model, Dynamy Internship Year is designed for students who are ready to further their strengths and skill-sets, increase their confidence, and create a plan for their future that makes sense to them. Visit our website.
    While internships are at Dynamy Internship Year’s core, the program is a complete 360° experience—from internships, to outdoor challenges, to one-on-one mentoring, to community involvement, this is a holistic approach designed to help each student pursue their interests and passions, discover their full potential, and find their direction!  Apply now!
    Come see us on the road!
  • Ursinus College

    What's happening at Ursinus College?  Check out their website for dates to Visit, to Attend an Open House or for seniors, to discover Ursinus. 
  • Virginia Military Institute

    Juniors and Seniors are invited to attend any of our Open Houses at VMI.  For full details and to register, visit No Ordinary College. No Ordinary Life

Scholarships

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  • Alfred Street Baptist Church Foundation Scholarship for 2020 Seniors

    The Alfred Street Baptist Church Foundation Scholarship is open to seniors who will graduate by June 30, 2020.  Applicants must have committed to attend a four-year institution, demonstrated commitment to community service, maintain a solid academic record with a 2.75 or higher grade point average and combined SAT scores (reading/writing and math) of 850 or above/or composite ACT score of 19 or higher.  They must exhibit financial need.
    Scholarships ranging from $1,000 to $20,000 and two $20,000 will be awarded.  Students must submit the on line application.  Application deadline is April 10, 2020.
  • AMDA National Audition Tour

    The American Musical and Dramatic Academy is pleased to announce this year's audition dates and locations. Interested students should call the AMDA Admissions Department at 800-367-7908 or visit amda.edu to learn more about programs and audition opportunities. AMDA is accepting nominations for students planning to pursue postsecondary education in the 2020 school year. There is no limit to the number of students who can be nominated. Get full information, deadline and application form at amda.edu. Scholarships range from $1,000 to $18,000 and are awarded based on talent, merit, academic excellence and financial need.  Follow them on Facebook: /AMDANewYorkLA; Tweet: @AMDAofficial; Instagram: @AMDAofficial
  • Cameron Impact Scholarship for Juniors

    The Cameron Impact Scholarship for Juniors is a merit-based undergraduate scholarship for incomparable individuals who have the ability to make real, tangible contributions to their families, friends, and the greater society.    This is a four-year, full-tuition, merit-based scholarship and applications are officially open for the Class of 2021.  View Eligibility Requirements and Deadline Information at Cameron Impact Scholarship

Service

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Job Opportunities

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  • Steamfitters' Apprenticeships

    Are you interested in an exciting career in pipe-fitting, welding, heating, air conditioning, refrigeration, process piping and environment systems trades?  Applications must be made in person at either location listed on the Steamfitters Local 602 website  Applicants must be 18 years old by August 15, 2020 (born before August 15, 2002) with a high school diploma earned by June 30, 2020 or GED certificate by December 31, 2019.  An annual Open House will be held on Saturday, December 7, 2019 at 8:00 a.m. at the UA Mechanical Trades School at 8509 Ardwick Ardmore Road, Landover, MD 20785.  Questions can be directed to 301-341-1555.
  • The Plumbers & Pipefitters, Local 5 Training

    Traditional College is not for every student.  Consider an alternative form of college-credited continuing education in a 5-year Plumbing and Pipefitters Apprenticeship Program.  Students attend a world-class state of the art Training Facility and start earning while they are learning.  Applicants must apply online and be eighteen years of age by the time of application and have a high school diploma or high school equivalent (GED).   Visit www.local5training.org for more information and an application.  The website will give you full descriptions of the classes offered or contact Plumbers & Pipefitters at 301-552-3505.   Email at info@plumbersualocal5training.com. The application process is now open year round, however the school calendar year still operates from September through May.