The Fir Acres at Lewis & Clark University is a two-week residential summer creative writing program for talented 10th, 11th, and 12th graders. Join high school students from around the country to study, and write with published authors. The summer program is from June 21 - July 4, 2020 and the application deadline is March 9, 2020. To learn more check out for more information.  

The Yale Summer Program in Astrophysics is a selective four-week research and enrichment programming for juniors who are interested in physics, math and astronomy. The 2020 program will be held from July 12-Aug 9. For more information please check out The application is due March 8, 2020.   

Motivated high school students are invited to apply to the Engineering Summer Academy at U Penn for an intensive, three-week academic experience like no other. Take your STEM interests to the next level and earn college credit. The program dates are July 5th - 25th, 2020 and the priority application deadline is Feb 28, 2020. For more information check out

Take precollege courses at Adelphi University in New York. You’ll be taught by real university professors, and in most cases, earn college-level credit. Find your interest or discover a new one. The program is from Sunday July 19 - Saturday August 1, 2020. For more information check out to learn more! 

NYU Precollege gives rising juniors and seniors the amazing opportunity to spend their summer on NYU’s campus in the heart of Manhattan. For six exciting weeks high schoolers can take college-level courses for credit, develop their essay-writing skills and learn how to manage their time in college, all while experiencing what it’s like to be an NYU student. The program runs from July 5- August 14, 2020. For scholarship consideration, students should apply early and no later than March 25, 2020. For more details and the most up-to-date information please visit

Want to be a doctor? The 3rd Annual Emerge Conference is back at UCSD’s School of Medicine on Friday, June 26, 2020. See professional simulations, attend lectures, and get hands-on, immersive medical experience taught by a team of world-class doctors and nurses. To register and learn more about the one-day conference check out their website:

The University of Virginia is now accepting applications for the upcoming Cornerstone Summer Institute. This week-long summer camp (June 20 -26, 2020) educates rising high school sophomores, juniors, and seniors about slavery and its legacies by exploring the University, Charlottesville, and area landmarks. Applications are due April 1,2020  and some financial aid is available for students with demonstrated need. To find the applicaton and learn more click here

The Samueli School of Engineering and the Donald Bren School of Information and Computer Sciences’ Office of Access and Inclusion at the University of California at Irvine is accepting applications for the 2020 ASPIRE Summer Program for high school students who will be sophomores, juniors and seniors in August 2020. ASPIRE ( is a 2-week program (with sessions in July and August) that provides high school students hands-on experience in engineering and computer science disciplines, including app development, robotics, and programming. The deadline to apply is March 1, 2020

Are you interested in the STEAM field? Juniors and Seniors are eligible to apply for admission to Stevens Institute of Technology’s Pre-College Program for Summer 2020. Priority Deadline is Feb 14th for students who want to secure their seat and/or be considered for Financial Aid. For more information check out their website:

Get a head start on your college experience with Regis College Summer Scholars Program in Weston, MA. Earn six credits over the course of five weeks through a blend of online and classroom courses taught by dynamic faculty. Applicants must be a rising junior or senior in high school by Summer 2020. To be considered applicants must submit an application, high school transcript, and a letter of recommendation. For more information check out for full course descriptions and the 2020 application.  

Have you always wanted to take a class at Stanford? Now you can! Deadlines for most of Stanford’s summer programs are in February, with some early round deadlines in January. Admission is selective. Limited financial aid is available. Click on the following hyperlinks to learn more: Stanford Summer HumanitiesStanford Pre-Collegiate Summer Institute, Stanford AI4ALLStanford University Mathematics Camp (SUMaC), and Stanford Pre-Collegiate University-Level Online Math and Physics.

UCI is offering hands-on courses in some of the campus’  most popular academic areas of study, including Engineering, Business, Environmental Policy & Technology, Finance, Writing, JavaScript, Esports, and AI & Machine Learning. This summer program is designed for ages 15 and up. For more information please check out

Are you interested in studying law? Offered by UCI School of Law, students are introduced to the legal system in the contest of students’ rights while they gain practice in public speaking, persuasion, negotiation and legal analysis. This summer program is designed for juniors and seniors. For more information please check out

Gettysburg College is excited to offer several opportunities for high school juniors and sophomores to attend academic camps over the summer months. Subjects include psychology, history, creative writing, or information technology. For more information please check their website