Monday, December 22, 2014

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
  • 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



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