Opportunities (12/21/17)

Thu, 12/21/2017 - 1:42pm

Engineering Summer Academy at Penn (ESAP)
Location: University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Dates: July 8, 2018-July 28, 2018
Program Type: Academic
Interests/Qualifications: The program is designed for rising 10th-12th graders. Students can earn college credit in one of the six programs: Biotechnology, Computer Graphics, Computer Science, Complex Networks, Nanotechnology, and Robotics.  All applicants must have a good overall academic record (minimum B average), with a preference for strong performance in mathematics and science subjects. More information at ESAP.SEAS.UPENN.EDU
Deadline: Priority-February 26, 2018.  Final-April 6, 2018.  
Contact: Nadira Williams, VMD, Director, ESAP

Maryland American Legion Boys State
Location: McDaniel College, Westminster, Maryland
Dates: June 17-23, 2018
Program Type: Leadership
Interests/Qualifications: The program's aim is to expose current high school juniors to the United States Constitutional form of government.  The program will emphasize the necessity of their future active participation as a citizen in the government process to insure continuing freedoms and rights.  
Deadline: April 15, 2018.  Can apply on-line at mdlegion.org/boysstate
Contact: Russell W. Myers, Jr, Director