Academic Youth Camps

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AAUW CA Tech Trek

Dates:

Jul 6, 2014 - Jul 12, 2014
Jul 13, 2014 - Jul 19, 2014

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 29, 2014 - Jul 19, 2014

Age Group: Completing grades 9-12

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

   Cardiothoracic Surgical Skills Summer Internship

Dates:

Jun 22, 2014 - Jul 19, 2014
Jul 20, 2014 - Aug 16, 2014

Age Group: 16 -20 years old

Description: Cardiothoracic Surgical Skills Summer Internship

Contact:

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

Center for Talented Youth

Dates:

Jun 29, 2014 - Jul 18, 2014
Jul 20, 2014 - Aug 8, 2014

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

   Clinical Anatomy Summer Program

Dates:

Jul 13, 2014 - Aug 2, 2014

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 6, 2014 - Jul 25, 2014

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 22, 2014 - Jun 27, 2014
Jun 29, 2014 - Jul 4, 2014
Jul 6, 2014 - Jul 11, 2014
Jul 13, 2014 - Jul 18, 2014
Jul 20, 2014 - Jul 25, 2014
Jul 27, 2014 - Aug 1, 2014
Aug 3, 2014 - Aug 8, 2014
Aug 10, 2014 - Aug 15, 2014

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

   East Palo Alto Stanford Academy

Dates:

Jun 22, 2014 - Aug 2, 2014

Age Group: 7th & 8th graders

Description: EPASA 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

Education Unlimited

Dates:

Jul 13, 2014 - Jul 26, 2014
Jul 20, 2014 - Jul 26, 2014
Jul 27, 2014 - Aug 1, 2014
Jul 27, 2014 - Aug 2, 2014
Aug 3, 2014 - Aug 8, 2014
Aug 10, 2014 - Aug 15, 2014

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 22, 2014 - Jun 29, 2014
Jun 22, 2014 - Jul 1, 2014
Jul 6, 2014 - Jul 13, 2014
Jul 6, 2014 - Jul 15, 2014
Jul 16, 2014 - Jul 23, 2014
Jul 17, 2014 - Jul 26, 2014
Jul 27, 2014 - Aug 3, 2014

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 22, 2014 - Jun 28, 2014
Jun 29, 2014 - Jul 5, 2014
Jul 6, 2014 - Jul 12, 2014

Age Group: 6-12th graders

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

IB Preparatory and Review Courses

Dates:

Jul 13, 2014 - Aug 1, 2014

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

ID Game Design & Development Academy

Dates:

Jun 22, 2014 - Jul 4, 2014
Jul 6, 2014 - Jul 18, 2014
Jul 20, 2014 - Aug 1, 2014
Aug 3, 2014 - Aug 15, 2014

Age Group: 13 to 17

Description: Intensive pre-college experience in game development, game programming, game design, 3D modeling and animation.

Contact: 1-888-709-8324

Web site: http://www.idtech.com/teens/game-design-development/

ID Programming Academy

Dates:

Jun 22, 2014 - Jul 4, 2014
Jul 6, 2014 - Jul 18, 2014
Jul 20, 2014 - Aug 1, 2014
Aug 3, 2014 - Aug 15, 2014

Age Group: 13-17

Description: Intensive pre-college experience in app development, programming, coding, game modeling and robotics engineering.

Contact: 888-709-TECH (8324)

Web site: http://www.idtech.com/teens/programming/

ID Tech Computer Camps

Dates:

Jun 29, 2014 - Jul 4, 2014
Jul 6, 2014 - Jul 11, 2014
Jul 13, 2014 - Jul 18, 2014
Jul 20, 2014 - Jul 25, 2014
Jul 27, 2014 - Aug 1, 2014
Aug 3, 2014 - Aug 8, 2014
Aug 10, 2014 - Aug 15, 2014
Aug 17, 2014 - Aug 22, 2014

Age Group: 7-17

Description: Week-long sessions for kids and preteens (ages 7-12) and for teens (ages 13-17) co-ed, day and overnight sessions. Includes nurturing, personalized technology instruction, and a variety of fun summer camp activities. Come explore a university campus with us, get inspired by energetic instructors, and build critical 21st century STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math) skills. Courses include video game design, programming,ipone and andriod apps, web design, moviemaking, robotics and more. .

Contact: 888-709-TECH (8324)

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

Junior Statesmen Summer School

Dates:

Jun 29, 2014 - Jul 20, 2014

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 23, 2014 - Jun 27, 2014

Age Group: Rising 6-12th 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 23, 2014 - Jun 30, 2014

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

People to People Technology

Dates:

Jul 23, 2014 - Aug 1, 2014
Aug 3, 2014 - Aug 12, 2014

Age Group: High School

Description: Interested in a future in technology? Join students from around the world at Stanford University and create a solid foundation for your college studies through this hands-on interdisciplinary program in the Silicon Valley. Learn what it takes to work in the tech industry from giants in the field, from Apple and Adobe to Facebook, Zynga, NASA and more. A team robotics project will give you vital practical experience in developing and presenting your ideas.

Contact: 800-669-7882

Web site: http://peopletopeople.com/our-programs/leadership-ambassadors/leadership-catalog/technology.php

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

Dates:

Jun 20, 2014 - Aug 16, 2014

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/

   Stanford Medical Youth Science Program

Dates:

Jun 22, 2014 - Jul 27, 2014

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 13, 2014 - Jul 19, 2014
Jul 20, 2014 - Jul 26, 2014
Jul 27, 2014 - Aug 2, 2014
Aug 3, 2014 - Aug 9, 2014
Aug 10, 2014 - Aug 16, 2014

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://www.SNFI.org

   Stanford Summer Health Career Opportunity Program (HCOP)

Dates:

Jun 22, 2014 - Aug 1, 2014

Age Group: College undergraduates

Description: The Stanford Summer HCOP is a six week residential program for Bay Area undergraduate sophomores and juniors who plan to serve in the Bay Area as physicians. The program has intense academic social identity emphasis providing students with the resources to successfully prepare to apply to medical school.

Contact: 650-736-1685

Web site: http://coe.stanford.edu/sshcop

   Stanford Summer Research Early Identification Program

Dates:

Jun 23, 2014 - Aug 16, 2014

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 21, 2014 - Aug 23, 2014
Jun 21, 2014 - Aug 23, 2014

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

   Summer Research in Geosciences and Engineering (SURGE)

Dates:

Jun 22, 2014 - Aug 16, 2014

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

US Performing Arts Camp

Dates:

Jun 22, 2014 - Jun 27, 2014

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 3, 2014 - Aug 17, 2014
Aug 3, 2014 - Aug 22, 2014

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 3, 2014 - Aug 29, 2014
Aug 3, 2014 - Aug 29, 2014

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