Tuesday, March 31, 2015

Summer Programs

Summer Ventures in Science and Mathematics

Entrance into the Summer Ventures in Science and Mathematics

  • rigorous four-week academic program intended to reward and stimulate students who have demonstrated commitment to academic growth and development in science and mathematics.
  • Admissions is based on academic record and motivation to pursue science and mathematics activities beyond the classroom.
  • The program is free of charge to student.
  • Additional information may be found at www.summerventures.org
  • Deadline to apply is January 31 by midnight.


The Shelton Challenge (for one week)

Fayetterville State University, Fayetteville, NC

Dates: June 19-24th

Requirements: need to be a rising 9th-12th grade student with a GPA of 3.0 or better

Cost: $575.00 (includes deposit, lodging, meals and program curriculum (Scholarships may be available)

Each participant will:

  • Participate in team-building activies focused on honesty, integrity, compassion, diversity and social responsibility
  • Assess personal leadership skills and practice leading teammates daily.
  • Participate in a service project in a local community.
  • Participate in planning fun night activities such as an ice cream social, talent show, dance or game night, and more.

 To obtain an application, please visit the website at www.ncsu.edu/sheltonleadership



Broyhill Leadership Conference

Queen University of Charlotte , Charlotte NC

Date: June 26-30, 20113

Requirements: be a rising 10th through 2013 high school graduate interested in personal development and leadership training. 

Cost: $220 (includes BLC Handbook, all meetings, 11 meals and four nights' lodging. Fees may increase after 5/10/2011.

Each participate will: Receive personal development and leadership training.


To obtain an application, please visit the website at www.broyhill-leadership.org