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Looking for a fun way to continue your educational development over the summer? Check out these exciting summer opportunities!

Middle School & High School

NC State Summer Programs

Click on the link below to explore some exciting summer opportunities that are available for middle and high school students at NC State University.

Duke TIP Program

Click on the link below for information on the Duke TIP Program. Applications are now being accepted for summer programs. Please note that need based scholarships are available for all Duke TIP Programs.

Duke University Summer Opportunities

Click on the link below for more information on several exciting summer opportunities being offered at Duke University, including Summer College for High School Students, Summer Academy for High School Students, and Honors Institute for Middle School Students.

STEM Camps

Click on the link below for more information on STEM focused summer camps offered through iDTech.

CFNC Summer Program List

College Foundation of North Carolina has compiled a comprehensive list of college prep programs and summer opportunities in the link below.

UNC Charlotte Summer Camps

UNC Charlotte offers summer camps that focus on topics ranging from Robotics to Minecraft. Click on the link below for more information on these exciting opportunities.

UNC Greensboro Summer Camp

UNC Greensboro offers a cross-curricular summer camp for students ages 7 to 15. This camp offers courses on a variety of topics while allowing students to have a “dorm life experience”. Please click on the link below for more information.

High School ONLY

HOBY Advanced Leadership Academy

Are you a student who is:
  • Passionate about social entrepreneurship, social causes, or service?
  • Willing to take on new challenges?
  • Wanting to learn about yourself and your personal skills?
  • Ready to develop an action plan for change?
  • Ready to take on college-level curriculum and earn college credit?
  • Ready to lead?
If you answered yes to any of these questions, then HOBY’s Advanced Leadership Academy is for you!

Click on the link below for more information and to register.

Future Doctors and Scientists Camp at App State

Appalachian State is offering a residential summer program for 9th-12th grade students July 5th - July 27. The camp includes 4-5 days of clinical skills and 2.5 weeks of intense research in a biomedical lab with experienced national and international medical doctors and researchers. Please click the link below for more information and to apply.

Catawba Environmental Summit

Catawba College is offering an exciting environmental summit for high school students on their campus July 12-16. Please click the link below for more information and to apply.


SATELLITE (Science And Technology Enriching Lifelong Leadership In Tomorrow’s Endeavors) is an exciting five-day adventure at North Carolina State University for selected HIGH SCHOOL SOPHOMORES. Applications are due by March 4 by 5:00 PM. This is a very competitive program so please submit your applications as soon as possible if you are interested. Click the link below for the online application.

NC Central University summer programs

The School of Business at North Carolina Central University offers a two week residential summer opportunity entitled Summer Youth Business and Entrepreneurship Academy. Applications are due by April 1st. Students in the 10th, 11th, and 12th grades, with a B average or higher are eligible for admission. Selected students will receive business training and exposure to higher education on the campus of NCCU, along with a full scholarship to cover the cost of attendance plus room and board. Click on the link below for more information.

UNC Greensboro Young Writer's Camp

To all budding writers: The UNC-G Young Writers' Camp is a great opportunity to hone your craft. Held on UNC-G's campus in the School of Education, writers from all around the area come together to brainstorm, draft, critique and share their work.

Cornell University Summer College

Cornell University offers a real college experience to students who are currently sophomores, juniors, or seniors in high school and are highly motivated learners. These summer college programs are offered between June 25 and August 9, 2016. Students may choose from more than 50 Cornell courses, experience the college life at an Ivy League university, earn 3-6 college credits, and receive one-on-one admissions counseling. These programs are offered in two-week, three-week, four-week, five-week, and six-week installments. Prices coincide with the length of the program and limited financial aid is available. If you are interested in this dynamic summer experience, click on the link below for more information on the programs and applying. Admissions deadline is April 29. Financial Aid application deadline is March 11.