Summer Programs (& More)

Disclaimer:
Moorestown High School compiles and makes available this list of programs and opportunities. Moorestown High School in no way represents, guarantees, or warrants the viability, awarding, or funding of any of the programs listed below.


2021 - 2022


Syracuse University Offers Summer Pre-College Program:
Seats fill up quickly - apply soon.  For more information about dates, areas of study, and more, and to apply, visit precollege.syr.edu.  You can also call 315-443-5000 or email [email protected].


Drexel University Offers the College Access Academy:
Applying to colleges is both an exciting and overwhelming time for high school students and their families — this is especially true for historically underrepresented students of color and first-generation college students.  To help prepare them for everything that lies ahead, Drexel invites interested students to join them for the College Access Academy at Drexel beginning on Sunday, July 17, 2022 and continuing through Friday, July 22, 2022.

Presented by the Center for Inclusive Education and Scholarship in the Division of Enrollment Management & Student Success, the College Access Academy at Drexel is a one-week, residential program focused on assisting prospective college students through the college selection and admissions processes.  Participants will have the opportunity to participate in a full week filled with interactive workshops and skill development sessions that will cover such topics as college and major selection, essay writing, financing a college education, and more — along with a wide variety of fun social activities and opportunities to connect with fellow students.

Dates:  Sunday, July 17–Friday, July 22
Location: On-campus Residence Hall

Space is limited, but all rising high school juniors and seniors from Pennsylvania, New Jersey, Delaware, Maryland, and New York who identify as a historically underrepresented student of color or a first-generation college student are invited to apply.  This residential program is offered at no cost to all selected participants.  To learn more and apply, visit College Access Academy at Drexel. If you have any questions, email Bernetta McCall-Millonde, Director - Diversity Initiatives & Community Relations at [email protected] with the best phone number and time to reach you to discuss further details.


Drexel Offers Summer Institutes:

Drexel University offers high school students a range of academic programs during the summer to explore what life in college is all about.  Offering both residential and day options, students can take advantage of Drexel faculty-led workshops, labs, facilities, and all the city of Philadelphia has to offer.  At Drexel's Summer Institutes, students learn in state-of-the-art recording studios, securities trading labs, designer boutiques, salt marshes, and more.  Students are ambitious — at Drexel, students are encouraged to explore their interests and get a preview of college life.  Summer Institutes are led by Drexel University professors.  Drexel faculty are successful artists, business leaders, practicing doctors, counseling professionals, computer programmers, engineers, and expert scientists.  They're ready to teach students what they've learned from working in their industries.

The college experience is more than just classes.  At Drexel's Summer Institutes, students will make new friends, experience the life of an undergrad on campus, and explore the historic city of Philadelphia.  With residential and commuting options, and programs that range in length from one to five weeks, school could be the most exciting thing they do all summer.  Visit the Summer Institutes at Drexel University to learn more and to apply.  The web site includes the complete list of programs, dates, and application instructions.  Programs include:  Arts & Sciences; Biomedical Engineering; Business; College Access Academy; Computing & Informatics; Design, Arts & Media; Engineering; Entrepreneurship; Hospitality & Food Management; Medicine; and Public Health.  


Miami University of Ohio Offers Summer Scholars Program:
Miami University's Summer Scholars Program is a selective program that provides a rich, early college experience for academically talented rising high school juniors and seniors from across the globe.  Students will get a glimpse of life on campus as they dive into a specific academic program with faculty and other students who share their interests.  Students who attend Summer Scholars and then apply for undergraduate admission to Miami University receive priority consideration for Miami merit scholarships and admission to selective programs.

Session I: July 9-15, 2022
Session II: July 17-23, 2022

The application deadline is May 1, 2022.  For more information and to apply visit Miami University's Summer Scholars Program.  You may also email [email protected] or call 513-529-2531.



Wentworth Offers Pre-College Program - ImpactLab:
Wentworth Institute of Technology in Boston, Massachusetts offers ImpactLab, which is a brand-new pre-college adventure for rising juniors and seniors in high school, intentionally designed for students to explore their passions in STEM while getting a preview of college life in the city of Boston.  For more information and to apply visit ImpactLab.  You may also email [email protected].


Mercy College Offers Leadership Academy 2022:
The School of Business at Mercy College in New York is offering their Leadership Academy 2022 at their Dobbs Ferry and Manhattan campuses.  Rising Seniors can experience college first-hand during this week-long, action-packed summer program.  Learn about leadership and business careers from Executive Faculty who have worked at top global companies.  Visit Fortune 500 companies, explore careers in business, and participate in Team Building through Shark Tank, Group Activities, and more.

Three one week sessions to choose from:  June 27 - July 3; July 11 - July 17; July 25 - July 31.

To learn more and to apply visit Leadership Academy 2022.  You may also email [email protected] or call 914.674.3102.


Quinnipiac University Offers Summer Pre-College Programs:
Quinnipiac University’s summer pre-college programs and camps help high school and middle school students explore their passions while building their own personal connection with exciting future degrees and careers.  Instructed by Quinnipiac University's renowned faculty and staff, in a welcoming community where everyone can thrive, the programs for high-demand fields include:

•   Healthcare Career Exploration
•   Entrepreneurship and Innovation
•   Medical Microbiology
•   Cybersecurity
•   Data Science
•   Game Design & eSports Management
•   Podcasting and more!

For more information and to apply visit Quinnipiac University's Summer Pre-College Programs.


Columbia University Offers Pre-College Programs:
Designed for academically exceptional high school students, Columbia University's Pre-College Programs are continuing to accept applications from students for the Commuter and Online programs, on a first-submitted, first-reviewed basis.  For more information and to apply visit Columbia University Pre-College Programs.  If you have questions about the programs or the applications, please reach out to [email protected] and the Columbia U. Admissions team is happy to help.


Ohio University Offers Summer Programs:
Ohio University offers summer programs for high school students, such as High School Journalism Workshop, High School Media Workshop, and more.  For more information and to register visit Ohio University Summer Programs.


Tyler Offers Summer Pre-College Programs & Portfolio Boot Camp:
The Tyler School of Art and Architecture at Temple University offers summer Pre-College Programs and their Portfolio Boot Camp.  For more information and to apply visit https://tyler.temple.edu/pre-college.

Session I: June 27-July 8
Session II: July 11-July 22
Session III: July 25-August 5

Jumpstart your college admissions portfolio!  Tyler's Portfolio Boot Camps allow students to explore new media and artistic interests, build technical skills, gain insight into the many college degree pathways and professions within creative fields and create artwork under the guidance of Tyler’s dedicated faculty.  Visit https://tyler.temple.edu/pre-college for more information about programs, housing and scholarship opportunities.



University of Michigan Offers Online Coding Class:
Electrical and Computer Engineering at the University of Michigan is excited to be offering an online course that high school students can participate in this summer, The Joy Of Coding, which takes place June 22, 2022 - August 3, 2022.  This is their second year offering this course. The Joy of Coding online course has been specially created for anyone who wants to experience first-hand the power and thrill of coding computers to do amazing things.  Created with high school students in mind, it is a great way for anyone to step into the wondrous world of coding.  You’ll learn by doing and experience how coding powers apps such as Snapchat and TikTok.  No prior coding experience is required!  Anyone who wants to learn is welcome.  Students who are able to commit 4-6 hours a week and chip away at the material daily will succeed.

Students will: 
• Have weekly asynchronous coding lectures/assignments using an interactive textbook
• Learn to code at their own pace with support from Michigan ECE faculty and students 
o No scheduled lectures 
• Have our commitment to help you get unstuck when learning to code 
o Everyone gets stuck somewhere, at some point!
• Receive a certificate of accomplishment to bolster your college applications
 
Please visit their website for further information including math prerequisites, cost ($99  + tax), important dates, and more!  For priority consideration, please submit an application by April 30, 2022!  Need-based financial aid is available.  For further questions email [email protected].  Visit Joyofcoding.eecs.umich.edu for more details and to apply.



Bill of Rights Institute Offers the Constitutional Academy:
The Constitutional Academy summer program in Washington, DC invites students from across the United States to undertake a dialogue and set of sessions that balance high-concept philosophical thought with real-world and somewhat controversial explorations of how these ideas are not just theory, but form the basis of daily life in America.  Visit the website to learn more and apply to attend  Constitutional Academy.


Bucknell Offers the Bucknell Academy Summer Experience (BASE):
Bucknell University offers their summer program for rising juniors and seniors: the Bucknell Academy Summer Experience (BASE).  BASE is a collaborative residential experience where students are invited to explore the value of a liberal arts perspective in making challenging decisions to improve today’s world.  At BASE, faculty and students from various academic disciplines will engage in classroom discussions in an effort to come up with creative solutions.  BASE participants will have the opportunity to:  Learn about exciting current world issues; Develop creative problem solving skills; Collaborate with faculty and peers; Experience the liberal arts education; and Explore Bucknell’s campus.

Program Dates: June 26 – July 1, 2022.
Eligibility: Rising high school juniors or seniors are welcome to apply.
Application: The deadline to apply is April 16, 2022.
Notification: All applicants will be notified by mid-May 2022.

If you have questions, please contact BASE at [email protected] or 570-577-3000.  You may also visit the BASE web site.

Duke University Offers Pre-College Programs:
Duke University offers a variety of Pre-College Programs.  For more information and to apply visit Duke University's Pre-College Programs web site.  Space is limited so apply early.


Ursinus College Hosts BEAR Innovation Competition:
High School juniors are welcome to join Ursinus College in Collegeville, PA for their very first BEAR Innovation Competition on Saturday, June 11 from 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.!  The BEAR Innovation Competition is a fast-paced innovation and idea competition where students will work with their team to create an innovative solution to a problem of their choice.  With the help of mentors and their innovation process, students will learn how to think about the effectiveness of their solution.  Following the development of their solution, each team of students will pitch their idea to a panel of judges.  Ursinus will provide food, snacks and goodies for students and their chaperones.  Students will need a laptop, iPad or other tablet in order to participate.  Register by June 3, 2022.


VCUarts Offers Pre-College Summer Program:

The School of the Arts at Virginia Commonwealth University, VCUarts, offers a Pre-College Summer Program.  Students can make friends, explore their passions, and take classes taught by VCUarts faculty.  The VCUarts Summer 2022 Pre-College offering is an in-person day program.  Students can take courses in Clay, 2D Portfolio Development, Stage Combat–and more!  Students are encouraged to apply by April 15.  To apply visit the VCUarts Pre-College Summer Program.

Program Details:  July 11 – 29 (no overnight stay), Monday through Friday, 9:00 AM to 4:00 PM ET.  More information about the program and cost of attendance can be found here.  Students are required to wear masks in the classroom.  For more information contact VUCarts at [email protected] or 804-828-2787.



UMass-Amherst offers Summer STEM-Focused Pre-College Programs:
The University of Massachusetts - Amherst is offering a new set of STEM-focused pre-college programs for high school students at the Mt. Ida campus, located just outside Boston, MA.  Rising 10th-12th graders are invited to dive into a variety of STEM topics while exploring potential college majors and career paths.
  
Summer 2022 Programs at the Mt. Ida Campus:
• Combatting the Climate Crisis with Neighborhood Trees – July 24-30, 2022
o Great for students interested in environmental conservation
• Building & Construction Technology: CityLab – July 10-30, 2022
o Ideal for students interested in architecture, engineering, and sustainability
• Veterinary Technology – July 10-23, 2022 (only rising 11th & 12th graders)
o Ideal for students interested in animal science or veterinary careers

Located approximately 8 minutes from downtown Boston, the Mt. Ida campus offers both residential and commuter options.  All programs are taught by UMass faculty and advanced graduate students, and feature project-based learning.  For more program details (including fees and scholarships) and to apply, please visit the web site.  You may also email [email protected] or call (413) 577-2112.  Admissions are rolling through June 15th.  Students are encouraged to apply early.



NYU Offers Their NYU Precollege Program for High School Students:
The program runs from July 6 to August 17, 2022.  The deadline to apply is April 1, 2022.  For more details and the most up-to-date information, visit nyu.edu/precollege.


STEAM: Summer Science at Home is hosted by Rowan University's STEAM Academy:
This program is virtual!  Spots are filling quickly!  Steam: Summer Science at Home is a week-long virtual science program for students entering 7th-10th grade.  Each day students will take two workshops, Experimental Design and Environmental Science. 

Experimental Design will teach your child the elements of designing a controlled experiment and allow them the opportunity to conduct their own experiments right at home!  Environmental Science will focus on global warming, how your choices impact the world around you, and the importance of using eco-friendly products.

STEAM: Summer Science at Home will run from 9 a.m. - 12:30 p.m., Monday through Friday.  The program for Grades 9 and 10 will be held from 7/11/22 - 7/15/22.  For more information and to register visit https://shop.rowan.edu/store/events/listings/38202.  Registration closes on May 1, 2022. 


UNC - Chapel Hill Offers Summer Journalism Programs for High School Students:
The University of North Carolina - Chapel Hill's Hussman School of Journalism and Media is hosting three summer enrichment programs on campus for high school students interested in journalism.  To learn more and to apply visit http://hussman.unc.edu/k-12.

N.C. Scholastic Media Institute (June 13-15) 
This program provides students and advisers with intensive training in disciplines such as broadcast news, online news, yearbook, literary magazine, photojournalism, newspaper, and design.  The deadline to register is June 1, should space remain available. 

Carolina Sports Journalism Camp (June 22-24)
From covering a press conference to writing a sports feature story on deadline, students get an inside look at what it takes to become a sports journalist.  The priority deadline to apply is April 1; the final deadline is May 1.

Chuck Stone Program (June 26-29)
This fully-funded program gives students the opportunity to hone their storytelling and writing skills through classroom instruction, real-world reporting, newsroom practice, and professional mentors.  Among those who apply, twelve students will be offered a spot in the program.  The deadline to apply is April 4.


Boston University Offers Summer Journalism Academy:
At the Boston University Summer Journalism Academy, students will have the opportunity to learn from award-winning working journalists and to experience Boston University and the city of Boston.  For 13 years, Boston University’s College of Communication has offered this program to teach high school students in-person and virtually about core skills in news reporting, interviewing, and writing, while focusing on hands-on experience around Boston and their home communities.  Parents and students enjoy hearing that there are no third-party vendors involved, and they can experience an authentic pre-college experience at a college on their list.  BU's program helps students learn practical skills over each two-week session and have a chance to experience how newsrooms operate in-person or virtually.

For students living on-campus, they have the opportunity to:
•Meet with Boston University's representative to discuss the college admissions process
•Explore what it's like living in a residence hall and studying in a university environment
•Experience Boston’s museums, historical sites, and neighborhoods during free time

Two-week sessions begin on June 20, July 4, and July 18.  Students may decide if they would like to attend the program in-person or virtually.  They also can participate in BU's writing and reporting program, photojournalism program, or both. 

If you have a student who wants a real college experience this summer and wants to pursue a communication degree, encourage them to learn more by visiting BU's website and applying soon, as limited seats are available for the in-person sessions.  If they are accepted to the program and pay the registration fee by March 31, they will receive a special discount of $400 off the tuition for in-person programs (EARLYCAMPUS22) and $200 off the tuition for virtual programs (EARLYRLFH22).



Banson NYC Offers Fashion Summer Camps for High School Students:
Banson NYC offers two NYC Fashion Summer Camps for high school students.  They are designed for teens entering 9th through 12th grades.  Each week-long session will teach the students the fundamentals of the fashion industry by providing an insider's perspective.  The students will stay at a college Residence Hall on the Upper Eastside.  Each morning the group will be picked up at the dorm by a Banson NYC representative.  From there they will depart for Banson's industry visits, seminars and activities of the day.  Each evening will have group activities planned.  Enrollment is limited to 20 campers per session.  Banson accepts applications on a first come, first served basis.  The cost is $1975.00 per student or $1785.00 per student if they register with a friend.  Session A: June 19, 2022 - June 25, 2022; Session B: July 10, 2022 - July 16, 2022.  For more information and to apply visit https://www.bansonnyc.com/.


Skidmore College Offers Summer Pre-College Program:
Skidmore College in Saratoga Springs, New York, offers their Summer Pre-College Program.  Pre-College students enroll in Skidmore's online classes on a first-come, first-served basis and several popular options are filling up quickly. There are still plenty of exciting choices, but if you're thinking about applying, Skidmore encourages you to do so soon to help ensure your spot in your first choice class.  Members of the Skidmore team are also happy to schedule a time to talk about the program.  You're invited to make an appointment by filling out their request form.  For more information visit Skidmore Summer Pre-College.


The University of Delaware Offers Summer Edge Program:
The University of Delaware offers their Edge program for high school students who will be juniors and seniors next fall.  The program is a three-week, credit-bearing college experience held July 10 - 30, 2022.  To learn more and apply visit udel.edu/edge.


RISD Offers Summer Pre-College Programs:
The Rhode Island School of Design (RISD) offers their Pre-College Residential Summer Immersive.  For more information visit precollege.risd.edu.


Wake Forest Offers Summer Immersion Program:
The Wake Forest University Summer Immersion Program is a week-long learning experience, where high school students dive deep into a career pathway or field of study with access to world-class faculty, researchers, and industry professionals.  Students can join for a day camp or stay overnight!

The program will be hosted on Wake Forest's beautiful campus.  It is One week (Sunday - Friday).  Day and overnight options are available.  The program is led by Wake Forest faculty and professionals, and is supported and mentored by Wake Forest students.  The program is full of fun, engaging opportunities to learn and explore your passions.  Evening activities like kickball, karaoke, trivia, and sand volleyball.  For more information visit https://immersion.summer.wfu.edu.


2022 Think Like An Entrepreneur - Summer Academy:
The 2022 Think Like An Entrepreneur - Summer Academy is for high school juniors and seniors.  The program runs Monday through Thursday, June 20-23 and June 27-30 from 9 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.  The program is held on Rowan University's campus in Glassboro, NJ.  Students learn how to conceive, develop, prototype, and sell their ideas!  Students work with faculty and student leaders to learn how to transform an idea into a feasible and viable business.  Students gain exposure to student life as a college student and the excitement of working with a team toward a common goal.  All students who successfully complete the program will earn 3 college credits.

Participation in the academy is FREE thanks to TD Charitable Foundation.  Applications are due by 5/29/22.  Apply by 5/22/22 for priority consideration.  Acceptance notifications will be sent 6/1/22.  For more information and to apply visit go.rowan.edu/FutureEntrepreneur2022.  Please direct any questions to Jessica Vattima at [email protected].

 


The W.E.B. DuBois Scholars Institute:
The W.E.B. DuBois Scholars Institute announces their 2022 Online Summer Program.  Founded in the summer of 1988, the W.E.B. DuBois Scholars Institute provides scholarship and leadership training for high-achieving youth.  In light of COVID-19, the W.E.B. Du Bois Scholars Institute's Online Summer Program will occur instead of the traditional Summer Institute at Princeton University.

During the 2022 Online Summer Program, students will experience an academic and leadership development program by receiving rigorous instruction in college level courses.  The Du Bois Institute aims to sharpen students’ research and quantitative analysis skills, as well as writing, verbal, and critical reading skills.

Program Overview:  The online program is for current 7th-11th graders (rising 8th - rising 12th graders).  Students can choose from 16 different online courses (based on their grade).  Submission Deadline: April 12, 2022.  Rolling admissions thereafter will be based on available space.  Cost: The tuition fee is $350 per course. 

For more information and to apply visit www.duboisscholars.org.


Stevens Institute of Technology Offers Summer Programs:

Stevens Institute of Technology in Hoboken, NJ offers Summer Pre-College Programs.  March 1, 2022 is the priority deadline to apply.  For more information visit Stevens Tech Summer Pre-College Programs.  To apply visit How to Apply.


Carnegie Mellon University Offers Summer Programs:
Carnegie Mellon University offers their [email protected] Mellon, Computer Science Scholars, and Summer Academy for Math and Science (SAMS).   The deadline for these programs and for scholarship consideration is March 9, 2022.  For more information and to apply visit  CMU Pre-College Programs


RISD Offers Summer Pre-Collegiate Programs:
The Rhode Island School of Design (RISD) offers Summer Pre-Collegiate Programs. There will be on online Info Session webinar on Wednesday, 2/17/22 at 5 p.m.  To register visit RISD Pre-Collegiate Info Session.


University of Miami Offers Diversity in Science Webinar:
The University of Miami's Rosentiel School of Marine and Atmospheric Science will be hosing the second annual Diversity in Science event.  The webinar will take place on Saturday, February 19 at 11 a.m. EST.  For more information and to register visit the Diversity in Marine and Atmospheric Science page.


Wake Forest University Offers Summer Pre-College Programs:
Wake Forest University offers Summer Pre-College Programs.  For more information and to apply visit Wake Forest's Pre-College Programs.


UNC-Ashville Offers Summer Pre-College Programs:
The University of North Carolina - Ashville offers Summer Pre-College Programs.  For more information and to apply visit UNC- Ashville's Pre-College Programs.


Institute for Deliberative Democracy:
Close Up's Institute for Deliberative Democracy, developed in partnership with Stanford's Center for Deliberative Democracy (CDD) and National Network of Schools in Partnership (NNSP), is available as a summer opportunity for students.  The in-person institute will be held this June in Washington, DC, co-led by Close Up and Stanford faculty.  Students who participate in the full two-week program will be certified by Close Up and Stanford's CDD as a Student Ambassador of Deliberative Dialogue.  For more information and to apply visit the Institute for Deliberative Democracy.  You may also join them for an information session on February 22 at 8 p.m.


Boston University Offers Academy of Media Production:
Creative high school students develop their cinematic and journalistic storytelling skills producing films, videos, visual effects, webcasts, and more at Boston University's Academy of Media Production (AMP).  The program will be held from July 5, 2022 to July 29, 2022.  Application deadline is March 31, 2022.  For more information and to apply visit the Academy of Media Production.  You may also email [email protected].


Northeastern U. Offers their Accelerate Pre-College Programs:
Northeastern University offers Accelerate Pre-College Programs during the summer.  For more information and to apply visit Northeastern's Accelerate: Pre-College Programs.


New Jersey Governor’s School – Internal Application Deadline, December 17, 2021:
The prestigious Governor's School of New Jersey Program seeks high-achieving juniors interested in rigorous STEM summer academic programs.  There are two programs operating in 2022.  The Governor's School in the Sciences will be hosted at Drew University from July 10- July 30, 2022,  and the Governor's School of Engineering & Technology will be hosted by Rutgers University from June 26- July 22, 2022.  All interested parties must be willing to meet the necessary time commitment of either program.  In filling out this form you are only completing the preliminary stage of what is an intensive, multi-step selection process.  Moorestown is only permitted to nominate one applicant for each Governor's School program.  The deadline for submitting your application of interest via the Google form is December 17, 2021.  To apply, use the 2022 NJ Governor's School - MHS Internal Application.


NJIT Offers Pre-College Programs:

The New Jersey Institute of Technology (NJIT) offers a variety of pre-college programs.  For more information and to register, visit njit.edu/precollege.


Tyler School of Art at Temple University Offers Programs:
The Tyler School of Art at Temple University offers their Fall 2021 Pre-College and Continuing Education weekend programs.  Use the scholarship code WEEKENDFALL2021 to receive $75 off any program.  Tyler is planning for Fall 2021 classes to be held both in-person and online.  Fall Saturday Workshops are open for registration and classes begin October 2, 2021.

Tyler's Weekend Workshops and Portfolio Boot Camps allow students to explore new media and artistic interests, build technical skills, gain insight into the many college degree pathways and professions within creative fields and create artwork under the guidance of Tyler’s dedicated faculty.

REGISTER HERE - For more information email [email protected], visit tyler.temple.edu or call 215-777-9010.



Notre Dame Offers Global Scholars Program for Sophomores & Juniors:
The University of Notre Dame offers high school sophomores and juniors the opportunity to earn college credit online this fall in their virtual Global Scholars program.  Students will immerse themselves in the ND global community, learning from Notre Dame International faculty from ND Global Gateways around the world!  For more information and to apply, visit Notre Dame's Global Scholars program.  Applications are live now and close September 13, 2021.


The University of Alabama Offers UA Early College:
The University of Alabama's Early College offers students the opportunity to take classes, participate in fun, engaging social activities, meet other UAEC students from across the country, and to live in a premier residence hall on the University of Alabama campus.  For more information and to apply, visit uaearlycollege.ua.edu.  You may also call 205-348-7083 or email [email protected].


Miami University in Ohio Offers Their Bridges Program:
An award-winning overnight visit experience for high-achieving high school seniors, the Bridges Program is an overnight visit experience for high-achieving high school seniors from historically underrepresented populations or who are committed to promoting a deeper understanding of and appreciation for diversity.  Miami University welcomes various diverse identities — racial/ethnic, sexual orientation and gender, and socioeconomic.  The Bridges Program recently received the 2021 Inspiring Programs in STEM Award by INSIGHT Into Diversity.  This award recognizes unique and innovative efforts to improve access to science, technology, engineering, and math for underrepresented students. 

During the Bridges Program, students can:
Visit Miami University's campus to get a sense of what it would be like to be a student here.
Engage with students and professors in a Miami classroom.
Eat in our award-winning dining halls and stay overnight in a residence hall.
Better understand the college admission process.

Application Deadline: September 27, 2021.  For more information and to apply visit the Bridges Program.  You may also contact Miami University at 513-529-2531 or email [email protected].  

Students who complete the Bridges Program and enroll on the Oxford campus for Fall 2022 will be eligible to receive the Bridges Program Scholarship.  Last year, the Bridges Program scholarship ranged from $2,500 to $5,000 annually.  Students can stack this scholarship with other Miami awards.  In fact, most Bridges participants receive multiple awards, for total values ranging from half to full tuition.



Virtual Columbia Engineering Experience (CE2):
Columbia Engineering and Columbia Undergraduate Admissions invites students to apply for the Virtual Columbia Engineering Experience (CE2).  If you are interested in this free program, be sure to submit your application online by Thursday, September 9, 2021.

CE2 was created to encourage high-achieving high school seniors from historically underrepresented backgrounds to explore an engineering education at Columbia; it is their only selective virtual program, designed for high school seniors.  This year CE2 is taking place from October 9 - October 10, 2021.

For more information and to apply visit  the Virtual Columbia Engineering Experience (CE2).