Academic Youth Camps

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AAUW CA Tech Trek

Dates:

Jul 5, 2015 - Jul 11, 2015
Jul 12, 2015 - Jul 18, 2015

Age Group: Rising 8th grade girls

Description: Science, math, and computer camp for girls entering 8th grade of diverse backgrounds from the state of California. Participants are selected by AAUW upon recommendation by science teachers. All receive full scholarships.

Contact: 530-873-6906

Web site: http://www.aauw-techtrek.org

Academic Study Associates - Leaders for Social Change Program

Dates:

Jun 28, 2015 - Jul 18, 2015

Age Group: 15

Description: The Summerfuel Social Entrepreneurship Program is a three week program for high school students focused on social issues and social enterprises. Students will gain a greater understanding of pressing global issues while brainstorming creative business approaches to traditional solutions.

Contact: 212-796-8340

Web site: http://www.summerfuel.com

Camp BizSmart: Silicon Valley Innovation and Product Design Academy

Dates:

Jun 15, 2015 - Jun 24, 2015
Jul 6, 2015 - Jul 15, 2015
Jul 26, 2015 - Aug 8, 2015

Age Group: 11-15

Description: The Camp BizSmart Product Design & Business Plan Entrepreneurship Academy is a fun, intensive, two-week summer experience for ages 11 - 15. We develop skills that help prepare students to become the creators of the world's next great products and companies.

Contact: 1-800-475-0869

Web site: http://campbizsmart.org/

Center for Talented Youth

Dates:

Jun 28, 2015 - Jul 17, 2015
Jul 19, 2015 - Aug 7, 2015

Age Group: Grades 5-6

Description: This program is designed by the Center for Talented Youth at Johns Hopkins University. It is a multidisciplinary academic program with academic admission qualifications.

Contact: 410-735-4100

Web site: http://www.cty.jhu.edu

   Chinese Undergraduate Visiting Research Program

Dates:

Jul 6, 2015 - Aug 31, 2015

Age Group: 20-23

Description: Aimed at building understanding between U.S. and Chinese students and between Stanford and Peking/Tsinghua Universities by attracting top Chinese undergraduate students to work with faculty and students on research at Stanford.

Contact:

Web site: http://engineering.stanford.edu/portals/student/jobs-and-internships/programs-in-china/chinese-undergraduate-visiting-research-program/program-structure

   Clinical Anatomy Summer Program

Dates:

Jun 21, 2015 - Jul 3, 2015
Jul 3, 2015 - Jul 18, 2015

Age Group: High School

Description: The three-week Clinical Anatomy Summer Program is for students considering careers in procedure-based medical fields, such as surgery, dental surgery, EMTs/paramedics, and nursing. It may also be of interest to students who intend to study biomedical engineering, occupational or physical therapy, sports medicine, medical education or other health-related fields. The half day course includes classroom and laboratory sessions led by Stanford instructors, and will include student-led clinical case study presentations, guided dissection opportunities, and surgical simulations with human cadavers.

Contact: anatomy@stanford.edu

Web site: http://anatomy.stanford.edu/summer.html

   Computer Science Institute Leadership Education and Development Program

Dates:

Jul 5, 2015 - Jul 24, 2015

Age Group: 15 to 16

Description: LEAD fosters a vibrant community for students to gain the skills, experience, and encouragement they need to fulfill their educational and professional aspirations in the fields of business and engineering.

Contact:

Web site: http://www.leadprogram.org

Digital Media Academy Youth

Dates:

Jun 21, 2015 - Jun 26, 2015
Jun 28, 2015 - Jul 3, 2015
Jul 5, 2015 - Jul 10, 2015
Jul 12, 2015 - Jul 17, 2015
Jul 19, 2015 - Jul 24, 2015
Jul 26, 2015 - Jul 31, 2015
Aug 2, 2015 - Aug 7, 2015
Aug 9, 2015 - Aug 14, 2015
Aug 16, 2015 - Aug 21, 2015

Age Group: 6-18

Description: The Digital Media Academy (DMA) offers week-long, hands-on technology immersion courses for teens (12-18) and youth (8-12). Course topics include 3D animation, digital video editing, web design, digital photography and more. Attendees may commute or stay on campus.

Contact: 866-656-3342

Web site: http://www.digitalmediaacademy.org

Education Unlimited

Dates:

Jul 12, 2015 - Jul 18, 2015
Jul 12, 2015 - Jul 25, 2015
Jul 19, 2015 - Jul 25, 2015
Jul 26, 2015 - Jul 31, 2015
Jul 26, 2015 - Aug 1, 2015
Aug 2, 2015 - Aug 7, 2015
Aug 9, 2015 - Aug 14, 2015
Aug 9, 2015 - Aug 15, 2015

Age Group: Grades 4-12

Description: Education Unlimited has provided students quality academic summer enrichment programs such as pre-college programs, public speaking camps, science camps and arts programs since 1993. This summer at Stanford, we offer sessions of our Americal Legal Experience, A+ Summer, Public Speaking, Computer and Video Programs, as well as the Sally Ride Science Camp.

Contact: 510-548-6612

Web site: http://www.educationunlimited.com

Envision

Dates:

Jun 21, 2015 - Jun 28, 2015
Jun 29, 2015 - Jul 8, 2015
Jul 11, 2015 - Jul 20, 2015
Jul 22, 2015 - Jul 31, 2015

Age Group: 6-8; 9-12 grades

Description: Envision hosts invitational youth leadership conferences for outstanding middle and high-school students world-wide.

Contact: 1-703-584-9405

Web site: http://www.envisionexperience.com

Great Books Summer Reading Program

Dates:

Jun 21, 2015 - Jun 27, 2015
Jun 28, 2015 - Jul 4, 2015
Jul 5, 2015 - Jul 11, 2015

Age Group: 10

Description: Great Books provides outstanding middle and high school students the opportunity to read and discuss classic literature. We teach bright students how to read more reflectively, think critically and express their own best thoughts to others.

Contact: 1-866-480-READ (7323)

Web site: http://www.greatbookssummer.com

   Haas Center Education and Youth Development Fellowship

Dates:

Jun 21, 2015 - Aug 1, 2015

Age Group: 7th & 8th graders

Description: The HAAS Center's EPASA Program offers young people the opportunity to learn with an academically-enriching program to complement and enhance the curriculum offered by the Ravenswood School District. The program also works to ensure a successful transition from middle school to high school. The staff consists of Stanford students interested in social and policy issues affecting student performances in local schools.

Contact: 650-723-5786

Web site: http://studentaffairs.stanford.edu/haas/epasa

IB Preparatory and Review Courses

Dates:

Jul 9, 2015 - Jul 31, 2015

Age Group: 16-18

Description: International Baccalaureate Preparatory and Review Courses for high school students.

Contact: 011-44-117-307-0286

Web site: http://www.ibsummerschool.com

Junior Statesmen Summer School

Dates:

Jun 28, 2015 - Jul 19, 2015

Age Group: 15-17

Description: Includes a systematic introduction to American government and politics, a high-level speakers program, and student debates on current issues. Emphasis is on substantial reading, research, and writing. The faculty, counselors, and administrators live on campus with the students and are responsible for academic and personal counseling, as well as supervision.

Contact: 800-334-5353

Web site: http://www.jsa.org/

League of Creative Minds Youth Leadership Camp

Dates:

Jun 22, 2015 - Jun 26, 2015
Jul 6, 2015 - Jul 10, 2015
Jul 13, 2015 - Jul 17, 2015

Age Group: Rising 5-12th grade

Description: The League of Creative Minds (LCM) was created to provide an entry way for high-ability middle school and high school students into public policy, international world affairs, leadership roles, public advocacy, diplomacy, investigative journalism, and the inner workings of governments, international organizations, and the United Nations. The League hosts academic courses all summer long at Stanford, and is sponsored year-round by Stanford Medical School.

Contact: 650-548-5392

Web site: http://www.creativedelegates.org

Newsroom by the Bay

Dates:

Jun 28, 2015 - Jul 5, 2015

Age Group: Rising 10th, 11th, and 12th graders

Description: Digital journalism workshop for high school students with an interest in developing 21st century media skills. In addition to journalism basics, including how to report and structure news and feature stories, participants will explore how contemporary news pros manage social media, craft multimedia packages (including video, podcasts and slideshows) and use the latest in digital storytelling software and equipment.

Contact: 510-652-2005

Web site: http://www.newsroombythebay.com

   RENUWIt-REU (Re-Inventing the Nation's Urban Water Infrastructure - Research Experience for Undergraduates)

Dates:

Jun 19, 2015 - Aug 15, 2015

Age Group: 18-22

Description: Experience for undergraduates (REU) program provides an independent research experience for undergraduates from other colleges and universities.

Contact: 650-724-2923

Web site: http://www.renuwit.org/

   SPCS Summer Institute Middle School Program

Dates:

Jun 21, 2015 - Jul 3, 2015
Jul 6, 2015 - Jul 18, 2015
Jul 21, 2015 - Aug 1, 2015

Age Group: 6th-8th grade

Description: A residential academic program for talented and motivated middle-school students from across the US and around the world.

Contact: 800-372-3749 ext. 19325 or 650-721-9325

Web site: http://summerinstitutes.stanford.edu

   SPCS Summer Institutes

Dates:

Jun 21, 2015 - Jul 10, 2015
Jun 21, 2015 - Jul 10, 2015
Jun 21, 2015 - Jul 10, 2015
Jul 13, 2015 - Aug 1, 2015
Jul 13, 2015 - Aug 1, 2015
Jul 13, 2015 - Aug 8, 2015

Age Group: 13 - 17 years old

Description: A residential academic program for talented and motivated high school students from across the US and around the world. EPGY provides an opportunity for these students to enrich and accelerate their academic pursuits and to share this experience with others who have similar interests and abilities.

Contact: 800-372-3749 ext 19325 or 650- 721-9325

Web site: http://summerinstitutes.stanford.edu

   Stanford Summer Humanities Institute

Dates:

Jun 21, 2015 - Jul 10, 2015
Jul 13, 2015 - Aug 1, 2015

Age Group: Rising High School Juniors and Seniors

Description: Stanford Summer Humanities Institue is a three week program for rising high school juniors and seniors who are interested in studying the humanities with an emphasis on history.

Contact:

Web site: http://summerhumanities.stanford.edu

   Stanford Medical Youth Science Program

Dates:

Jun 21, 2015 - Jul 26, 2015

Age Group: 10th & 11th graders

Description: Program introduces low income and ethnic minority high school students to scientific, medical and health professions through a five-week academic enrichment program.

Contact: 650-725-1945

Web site: http://smysp.stanford.edu

   Stanford National Forensic Institute

Dates:

Jul 12, 2015 - Jul 18, 2015
Jul 19, 2015 - Jul 25, 2015
Jul 26, 2015 - Aug 1, 2015
Aug 2, 2015 - Aug 8, 2015
Aug 9, 2015 - Aug 15, 2015

Age Group: 6th-12th grade

Description: SNFI is a national-caliber summer speech and debate program, with a wide range of offerings including Policy, Lincoln Douglas, Parliamentary, and Public Forum debate as well as an Individual Events program, a coach's camp, and a middle school debate program. Students are taught both fundamentals and advanced techniques in a rigorous, carefully structured program. Staff have included Stanford Debate Team members, Stanford instructors, and high school and college debate coaches from around the nation.

Contact: 650-723-9086

Web site: http://snfi.stanford.edu

   Stanford Summer Research Early Identification Program

Dates:

Jun 22, 2015 - Aug 15, 2015

Age Group: Undergraduates - juniors and seniors

Description: Diverse students from other colleges and universities will visit the campus to engage in research with Stanford professors. The goal is to encourage the undergraduates to pursue Stanford PhDs.

Contact: .

Web site: http://www.stanford.edu/dept/humsci/cgi-bin/gus/content/diversity-summer-research

   Stanford Summer Research Program in Biomedical Sciences

Dates:

Jun 20, 2015 - Aug 22, 2015
Jun 20, 2015 - Aug 22, 2015

Age Group: College Undergraduates

Description: Nine week intensive biomedical research program to prepare undergraduates for careers in basic science research.

Contact: 650-725-8791

Web site: http://ssrp.stanford.edu

   Stanford Youth Orchestra Program

Dates:

Jul 12, 2015 - Aug 1, 2015

Age Group: Grades 9 - 11

Description:

Contact:

Web site: http://youthorchestra.stanford.edu/

Summer Math and Science Honors Academy

Dates:

Jun 27, 2015 - Aug 1, 2015

Age Group: High School, 10th - 12th graders

Description: The SMASH Academy is a 5 week / 3 year on campus residential math and science enrichment program for high achieving low income high school students of color. Focused on Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM). The program's goal is to increase the number of underrepresented minorities in STEM related fields.

Contact: 415-946-3030

Web site: http://www.lpfi.org/smash

   Summer Science Internship Program for Chinese High School Students

Dates:

Aug 2, 2015 - Aug 22, 2015

Age Group: 14-17

Description: Program brings Chinese high school students onto campus for a two week to three week program for lecture and lab experience in molecular biology.

Contact:

Web site: http://summerinstitutes.stanford.edu/

   Summer Undergraduate Research in Geosciences and Engineering (SURGE)

Dates:

Jun 19, 2015 - Aug 15, 2015

Age Group: College undergraduates

Description: An 8-week summer program for undergraduate students interested in pursuing a graduate degree in the Earth Sciences.

Contact: 650-725-2234

Web site: http://oma.stanford.edu/surge

   Team for Research in Ubiquitous Secure Technology - Research Experiences for Undergraduates

Dates:

Jun 21, 2015 - Aug 14, 2015

Age Group: 21 years old

Description: TRUST REU promotes access to graduate education for undergraduate students who have been educationally or economically disadvantaged or who may not have exposure to the academic environment of a research university, in an effort to increase the level of diversity among students entering graduate programs.

Contact:

Web site: http://www.truststc.org/reu/

US Performing Arts Camp

Dates:

Jun 21, 2015 - Jun 26, 2015

Age Group: 9-12th grade

Description: Acting for the Camera for high school age students - Cold readings, auditions, acting for on-camera

Contact: 1-888-497-3553

Web site: http://www.usperformingarts.com

Volunteers in Asia

Dates:

Aug 2, 2015 - Aug 21, 2015
Aug 14, 2015 - Aug 27, 2015

Age Group: Undergraduate

Description: Service-learning and medical program for students from Taiwan, mainland China, and Japan. Program combines lectures, discussions, service activities and reflection sessions. Stanford students join as program coordinators.

Contact: 650-723-3229

Web site: http://www.viaprograms.org

Volunteers in Asia

Dates:

Aug 2, 2015 - Aug 28, 2015
Aug 2, 2015 - Aug 28, 2015

Age Group: College

Description: English immersion and American culture program for mainland Chinese, Taiwanese, Macau, and Japanese University students. Students are recruited from National Taiwan University, National Cheng Chi University, National Cheng Kung University, Yuan Ze University, Seoul National University, Keio University, Waseda University, Doshisha University, Hitotsubashi University, Peking University, and Macau University of Science and Technology. Students from Stanford join as program coordinators.

Contact: 650-723-3229

Web site: http://www.viaprograms.org