This list of academic enrichment opportunities is compiled by the Counseling Department of Holy Trinity, as a resource to parents and their students. Inclusion in the list is not necessarily an endorsement of the program. Please do your due diligence in researching each program.
In addition, we encourage you to check out the Illinois Association for College Admission Counseling’s list of summer programs.
Applications are now being accepted for DePaul University’s new summer immersion program designed specifically for Big Shoulders Fund high school sophomore and junior males! Blue Demon Access will allow Big Shoulders Fund scholars a 3-day, 2-night opportunity to experience life
The University of Illinois at Chicago has a special program for 9th- and 10th-grade Latino students who are interested in a future career in medicine. Medicina Academy is a highly engaging pre-medical apprentice program that provides pathways for Latino students
The Princeton Summer Journalism Program (PSJP) is a free residential journalism and college preparatory program for high-achieving current juniors from low-income backgrounds who are interested in journalism. Over 10 days, students live on campus at Princeton University and learn reporting
The Exelon Foundation is excited to prepare for another year of free STEM programs for young women who are currently sophomores and juniors in Chicago area high schools. Programs once again include a combination of STEM Days and the summer STEM Innovation Leadership Academy.
Indiana University’s Luddy Pre-college Summer Program will take place June 14-20, 2020. Students will explore their passion for technology and learn how technology is used in problem-solving. They’ll get experience with programming languages and project design, and they’ll see what
The Bank of America Charitable Foundation’s Student Leaders® Program is accepting applications for the 2020 program through January 31, 2020. Current juniors and seniors are eligible to apply. Since 2004, the Bank of America Student Leaders Program has been part
Northern Illinois University’s summer camps provide students with unforgettable experiences in the arts. Campers learn from our talented, experienced staff members and enjoy enriching activities and presentations. They also have the opportunity to meet and work with fellow young artists.
Western Illinois University offers numerous summer programs for youth from 6th-12th grades. From art to crime scene investigation to agriculture to entrepreneurship and more, camps are offered in June and July. Scholarships are available. Learn more at http://www.wiu.edu/sao/outreach/youth_enrichment/youthmain.php