Above and Beyond-
Educational Opportunities for Students
Columbia University Science Honors Program
is a highly selective program for high school students who have a strong interest in science and mathematics. The SHP holds classes at Columbia from 10:00AM-12:30PM on Saturdays throughout the academic year. Applicants must currently be in the 11th, 10th, or 9th grade.
DNA Day Essay Contest
Visit page for contest rules, guidelines, and essay question. Deadline 5:00 p.m. March 6, 2015.
Partners in Science
is an eight-week summer program provided by the Liberty Science Center for high school juniors and seniors. The program pairs students with mentors in science, health and technical fields and challenges them to participate in ongoing research and indepedent projects.
The Stevens Summer
The Stevens Summer is about experience, challenge, discovery and exploration. Each summer, talented high school students from around the world come to Stevens for a true residential college experience. On-campus housing and meals are included, on the beautiful Stevens campus in Hoboken, NJ - right across from New York City.
to work in a team and learn to apply astrophysics, calculus and programming to determine the orbit of a near-earth asteroid.
Worchester Polytechnic Institute Student Summer Program Frontiers
is an on-campus, residential, research, and learning experience that challenges soon-to-be high school juniors and seniors
to explore the outer limits of knowledge in science, mathematics, and engineering. WPI Launch
is a learning and research opportunity for students entering freshman and sophomore
years of high school. You'll spend your days working with faculty focusing on current problems and challenges in the fields of biology, chemistry/biochemistry, interactive media and game development, or robotics.