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Summer STEM Opportunities

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Summer STEM Opportunities

What are your plans for the summer? Not sure? Check out some of the opportunities below!

MIDDLE SCHOOL STUDENTS HIGH SCHOOL STUDENTS COLLEGE STUDENTS


MIDDLE SCHOOL STUDENTS

STEM in the City

  • ★ Open to rising 8th and 9th graders
  • ★ Two choices available: July 16-20 (environmental and health sciences) or July 23-27 (marine and space sciences)
  • ★ Daily 9AM-3PM, transportation to Wheelock required
  • ★ Need based scholarships available (two spots specifically for LEAP students)
  • ★ Applications due ASAP but no later than April 1st


Northeastern University Summer STEM Program

  • ★ Open to rising 6th, 7th, and 8th graders
  • ★ Two weeks: June 25-29 and July -13
  • ★ Daily 8AM-4PM, transportation to Northeastern required
  • ★ Need based scholarships available
  • ★ Applications due ASAP but no later than March 31st


Imagining the Future of Transportation

  • ★ Open to rising 9th and 10th grade students
  • ★ Two weeks: July 16-27
  • ★ Daily 8AM-4PM, transportation to Northeastern required
  • ★ Need based scholarships available
  • ★ Applications due ASAP but no later than March 15th



HIGH SCHOOL STUDENTS

Summer Pathways in Science and Engineering at BU

  • ★ Open to female rising juniors and seniors
  • ★ July 13-20th
  • ★ Overnight program at Boston University
  • ★ Need based scholarships available


Student Career Opportunity Outreach Program (SCOOP)

  • ★ Open to high school students in rising sophomore, junior, or senior year
  • ★ Six week internship July 9 – August 19
  • ★ Internship (24 hours per week) at Boston Children’s Hospital
  • ★ Applications due ASAP but no later than March 1st


Young Scholar’s Program (YSP)

  • ★ Open to rising seniors in high school
  • ★ June 25 – August 2
  • ★ Daily 8AM-4PM, must commute to Northeastern
  • ★ Applications due ASAP but no later than March 15th


Girls Who Code Summer Immersion Program

  • ★ Open to female rising juniors and seniors in high school
  • ★ Seven weeks: July 9 – August 24 in Boston
  • ★ Applications due ASAP but no later than March 16th


Biogen Adventures in Biotechnology Summer Program

  • ★ Open to students currently in 9th-12th grade
  • ★ Four choices available: July 9-13, July 16-30, Aug 6-10, or Aug 13-17
  • ★ Daily 9AM-4PM M-Th and 9AM-1PM F, transportation to Cambridge required
  • ★ Applications open February 26th and are due March 12th
  • ★ Programming is free for accepted students


Harvard Medical School MEDScience High School STEM Program

  • ★ Open to students currently in 9th-12th grade
  • ★ Ten week long sessions available: June 11-15th through Aug 20-24th
  • ★ Daily 9AM-4PM M-Th and 9AM-2PM F, transportation to Harvard Med School required
  • ★ Applications due ASAP but no later than March 31st
  • ★ Need based scholarships may be available


Lincoln Lab Radar Introduction for Student Engineers

  • ★ Open to rising seniors in high school
  • ★ Two weeks: July 8-21, overnight program at MIT
  • ★ Applications due ASAP but no later than March 31st
  • ★ Programming is free for accepted students


Lincoln Lab Cipher Program

  • ★ Open to high school students interested in math or cybersecurity
  • ★ Daily August 6-11 from 10AM to 4PM, transportation to MIT required
  • ★ Applications due ASAP but no later than June 15th
  • ★ Programming is free for accepted students


LEAP for Education Internship Program

  • ★ Open to LEAP high school students, 20 spots available
  • ★ Six week internship plus weekly jobs skills workshops required
  • ★ Applications due ASAP but no later than April vacation
  • ★ Most internships will be paid minimum wage



COLLEGE STUDENTS

NSF Research Experience for Undergraduates
Data-Driven Discovery

  • ★ Open to rising sophomores in college with data science interests
  • ★ Ten weeks: June 4 – August 10
  • ★ Overnight program at Northeastern, transportation assistance available
  • ★ $5000 stipend provided
  • ★ Applications due ASAP but no later than February 28th