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 SUMMER ENRICHMENT CAMPS
 
University of Pennsylvania Robotics and Engineering FREE camp.
This is an opportunity to study at a premiere engineering school. The url below is a link to a google form. You need to apply asap to the 9-12 grade program at University of Penn.

 

Robotics Program for current 9th-12th graders

From July 9th - August 3rd, current 9th - 12th graders will have the opportunity to work with robots at the University of Pennsylvania Engineering Department. The course runs from 9AM to 4PM Monday through Friday.  Participants will interact with the world renowned University of Pennsylvania's GRASP Lab and learn computer science. Lunch is provided and participants have the opportunity to earn up to $700 through Philadelphia Youth Network for participating!

 

To apply for EITHER program, fill out the Google form using this link:

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Questions? Contact Christopher Avery at cavery@steppingstonescholars.org

 

 
 
 
 
  
 
FORENSICS CAMP -IT IS FREE 
Beginning in 2018, the FMI Summer Science Program will be
offered at no cost to attending students. As always, admission into
the program will be based on merit, which is determined based on
submitted application, transcript, essay, and recommendation
letter.
 
 https://www.frfoundation.org/fmi-summer-sciences-program/?mc_cid=c40ed7c8e2&mc_eid=6eac153680
 
 Jefferson Medical Camps - Applications open February 15. Links below will take you to information pages.

Philadelphia:
Camp Cardiac (July 24-28)
Camp Neuro (July 17-21)
 
Veterinary Programs: Note Cornell's application deadline is early March
 
 
 
 
 
More opportunities are listed below
 
 
 
Additional Summer Options 
 
 
   
 
Summer Enrichment Programs in STEM provide powerful learning experiences for students. Academic potential, leadership, and critical thinking skills are emphasized. 
 
There are many options offered locally and nationally. Explore the offerings and check application dates and requirements to ensure your application arrives on time.
 
If you wish to explore a particular field of study, contact Mrs. Antoni to examine other summer programs available. 
 
Entrepreneurship LaunchX Program at Penn: This is an opportunity to work with professionals to launch a start up. Not just STEM .
 
 
 
National Student Leadership Conference STEM Option   https://www.nslcleaders.org/youth-leadership-programs/
 
University of Pennsylvania Summer Engineering Programs  https://www.seas.upenn.edu/education/summer-programs.php
 
 
 
Cornell's Animal Science Program  https://www.sce.cornell.edu/sc/programs/index.php?
 
Tuft Bioinformatics Program  http://precollege.emory.edu/program/index.html
 
Widener Summer Engineering Program is very reasonable. The link is up but not the registration. Call the contact number to determine admission.
 
 
Drexel Material Science Engineering- reasonable cost for a week long session
 
Rutgers Engineering Summer Camps- intensive one-week certificate program (July 8-14 or July 15-21, 2018) that will introduce participants to aerospace, biochemical, biomedical, chemical, civil, computer, electrical, environmental, forensic, industrial, material science, mechanical and systems engineering through an integrated program of lectures, demonstrations, hands-on projects, tours, and field trips.  http://summer.rutgers.edu/precollege-academies/preengineering
 
List of many different medical and research programs for high school students.  https://blog.prepscholar.com/medical-programs-for-high-school-students