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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.
Web site: http://www.aauw-techtrek.org
Age Group: 14-18 years old
Description: The conference will focus on international relations and policy making in the context of environmental change and sustainability. The conference will explore the relationship between governmental agencies and leaders, businesses and NKOs, and grass-roots movements in promoting environmentally responsible policies and sustainable growth in the industrialized and developing nations.
Web site: http://www.goabbeyroad.com
Age Group: 5-18 years old. Also including parents accompanying students
Description: The Advanced Suzuki Workshop offers opportunities for young advanced string students to improve their musical abilities. The program is designed around the "Shinichi Suzuki Talent Education Method", but provides individual schedules that involve the traditional as well as the Suzuki trained student.
Web site: http://suzukinoracal.org
Age Group: High School
Description: Students are recommended by their teachers and participate in workshops, activities, and field trips focusing on leadership, community service, and prerparing for college.
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.
Web site: http://www.cty.jhu.edu
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.
Web site: http://www.digitalmediaacademy.org
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
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
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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.
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.
Web site: http://www.educationunlimited.com
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
Age Group: Grades 10th through 12th (minimum age 16)
Description: Stanford's High School Summer College provides academic, social, and intellectual opportunities that cannot be found in a high school classroom. All program participants build their own schedule of challenging college-level courses that will be documented on an official Stanford University transcript. Credit earned may be transferable to other colleges and universities. Students in the program interact with peers from across the U.S. and around the world while sampling the unique recreational activities available on campus and in the culturally rich San Francisco Bay Area. These diverse and interesting academic and extracurricular offerings provide many occasions for personal growth, enjoyment, and the opportunity to develop memorable friendships. The 9 week program is only for students who enroll in the Organic Chemistry or Physics Intensives.
Contact: 650-723-3109 or email@example.com
Age Group: 16-18
Description: International Baccalaureate Preparatory and Review Courses for high school students.
Web site: http://www.ibsummerschool.com
Age Group: 13 to 17
Description: The iD Gaming Academy offers 2 weeks of intensive study in the dynamic world of video game creation and development for students ages 13 - 18. Includes a tour of a professional game studio. 2 week sessions are the perfect duration for new or returning students who want to focus on a single aspect of game development or enroll in multiple sessions covering comprehensive topics. Course software includes: Maya®, Photoshop®, Microsoft® XNA for the Xbox 360® , Unreal® Engine 3, StarCraft® ll: and Wings of Liberty. Continuing Education Units are available. Visit http://www.idgamingacademy.com or call
Web site: http://www.idgamingacademy.com
Age Group: 13-17
Description: iD Programming Academy offers intensive two week courses in programming for students ages 13 - 18. . Students are immersed in the dynamic world of computer science and application development including iPhone® & iPad® App Development, Google Android App Development, C++ and Robotics Engineering, Java Programming for the AP Exam. Students can earm Continuing Education Units are available..
Web site: http://www.idprogrammingacademy.com
Age Group: 7-17
Description: Over 100,000 kids and teens worldwide have learned to create video games, iPhone and Android apps, C++ and Java programs, websites with Flash, movies with Final Cut Studio and After Effects, Maya 3D animations and models, robots and more with products experts use in their professions. Beginner to advanced students, ages 7-17 enroll in these fun and challenging, weeklong, day and overnight summer camps located at 60 prestigious universities, including Stanford University. iD Tech Camps guarantees small class sizes (max 8:1) taught by fun, adult-only instructors for personalized 1-on-1 instruction.
Contact: 888-709-TECH (8324)
Web site: http://www.internaldrive.com
Age Group: 10-14
Description: provide choristers an opportunity to experience cultural diversity
Web site: http://www.crystalchoir.org
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.
Web site: http://www.jsa.org/
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.
Web site: http://www.leadprogram.org
Age Group: 6-8; 9-12 grades
Description: LeadAmerica hosts invitational youth leadership conferences for outstanding middle and high-school students world-wide. The conferences at Stanford University for 2013 include 3 sessions of Law & Trial Advocacy and 3 sessions of Business & Entrepreneurship.
Web site: http://www.envisionemi.com
Age Group: Rising 6-12th grade
Description: The League of Creative Minds 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.
Web site: http://www.creativedelegates.org
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.
Web site: http://www.newsroombythebay.com
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.
Web site: http://summerhumanities.stanford.edu
Age Group: 12-17 (Weeks 1 & 2 only)
Description: Programs 1 and 2 are designed for students with either beginning/intermediate jazz experience or no previous jazz experience but a basic proficiency on an instrument.
Web site: http://www.stanfordjazz.org
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.
Web site: http://smysp.stanford.edu
Age Group: 7th-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.
Web site: http://www.SNFI.org
Age Group: Grades 9 - 11
Web site: http://youthorchestra.stanford.edu/
Age Group: College undergraduates
Description: An 8-week summer program for undergraduate students interested in pursuing a graduate degree in the Earth Sciences.
Web site: http://oma.stanford.edu/surge
Age Group: Grades 7-12
Description: A 10-day academic summer program for high school students designed to give students the skills, added confidence, motivation and character direction to flourish. SuperCamp focuses on tools and strategies for learning any material. Skills learned include: Quantum Reading, Quantum Writing, Quantum Memory, Math Mastery, SAT Preview, Creative Problem-Solving, Communication and many more.
Contact: 800-28-LEARN 800-285-3276
Web site: http://www.supercamp.com
Age Group: 9-12th grade
Description: Acting for the Camera for high school age students - Cold readings, auditions, acting for on-camera
Web site: http://www.usperformingarts.com
Age Group: College
Description: English immersion and American culture program for Taiwanese, Korean, 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, and Macau University of Science and Technology. Students from Stanford join as program coordinators.
Web site: http://www.viaprograms.org
Description: The goal of the camp is to foster leadership among under-serviced students. Participants will learn leadership skills, participate in community service events, and become exposed to academic and professional opportunities.
Web site: http://www.ylamerica.org
Age Group: High School
Description: The Youth Leadership Conference on Asian and Pacific Islander Health is a four day conference to train high school youth in leadership and outreach, empowering them to tackle the biggest health issues faced by Asians and Pacific Islanders worldwide.
Web site: http://liver.stanford.edu