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Student Opportunities
This section is dedicated to upcoming opportunities for high school students. These opportunities could be college nights, work shops, internships, camps, leadership positions, and much more. Please check the page periodically to see what new opportunities are available. 
Juniors Exploring Engineering at Purdue (JEEP)
April 9, 2018
Register now to come to campus on Monday, April 9, and learn about Purdue Engineering during a day specifically targeted to young women in their junior year of high school! You will explore your choice of two engineering disciplines, obtain knowledge regarding the First-Year Engineering program, admissions, student life, and engineering in the "real world." Campus tours are offered with an opportunity to meet Purdue professors, current engineering students, and some awesome women alumni.  Register online at Registration is due by Friday, March 30, 2018.  
Purdue Engineering Expo
April 12, 2018 
Purdue's Engineering Expo offers prospective engineers the opportunity to explore the world of engineering during a day filled with exciting and engaging activities.
The theme of this year’s Engineering Expo is disaster relief engineering. Activities will involve students coming up with effective and efficient solutions for disaster-stricken areas to bring relief to the people of these locations. Learn more here.
Conference for Pre-College Philosophical Engagement at Ball State University
April 16, 2018
The Ball State Philosophy Outreach Team would like to extend you the opportunity to attend a free, all-day conference at Ball State University, focused on philosophical discourse and education. The Conference for Pre-College Philosophical Engagement at Ball State University will take place on Monday, April 16th, 2018. This will be capped at 150 students, so apply here today! 
Girls STEM Institute 2018 IUPUI Summer Program
June 11-July 6, 2018
The application for Girls STEM Institute 2018 IUPUI Summer Program is now available at under the summer institute application tab.  The dates are June 11th - July 6th. This summer we will focus on using mathematics to understand how money works in and beyond our household budgets. Example topics include but are not limited to the stock market, build personal and community wealth, tax systems, consumer debt, household budgets, and the economics of entrepreneurship.  We will also engage in learning experiences related to engineering, computer science, and career and college readiness.  
STEM Focused National Youth Science Camp
June 27- July 1, 2018
Two Indiana high school seniors have the opportunity to represent the state and participate in the all-expenses paid, month long, STEM focused National Youth Science Camp. Held at the National Youth Science Center in Davis, West Virginia, this is truly a once in a lifetime opportunity. The camp will take place June 27 to July 21. The application process is open and the submission deadline is February 28. Click here more information and to apply.
FBI Youth Leadership Academy
July 11-13, 2018
On July 11, 12, and 13, 2018, the Indianapolis Division of the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) will host the FBI Youth Leadership Academy (YLA). The YLA is designed to promote an educational experience that will provide students with valuable leadership training and a greater understanding of the FBI. Through interactive physical challenges and classroom discussions we seek to further explain to youth how the FBI addresses the concerns of the community. Utilizing FBI strategic planning techniques and exercises, participants will have the opportunity to hone their decision making and leadership skills. Applications are due by Sunday, April 1, 2018. Learn more here. Download the application here.
Dayton Leadership 101 Summer Program
June 17-29, 2018 
During this two-week, residential learning experience, you'll gain an understanding of the foundations of leadership, assess your leadership behaviors to determine your preferred leadership style, discover the five practices of exemplary leadership, and create a personal leadership development plan. This highly interactive session includes extensive discussion and collaborative exchange of ideas, leadership assessments, class and individual exercises, guest speakers and site visits. Learn more here.
Notre Dame Summer Scholars Program
June 23- July 7, 2018
Summer Scholars participants spend two intense weeks in one of 21 exciting programs of study. We keep the classes small and personal attention from Notre Dame faculty high. The coursework is a true preview of college academics—it is both rigorous and rewarding, and students earn one college credit upon the completion of a program track. Students collaborate on coursework outside designated class times, as they would in any college setting. There is also ample time to enjoy the social facets of college life, especially those unique to Notre Dame. Learn more here.
IUPUI School of Informatics and Computing Summer Workshops
Week 1: June 18-22, 2018
Week 2: June 25-29, 2018
Registration for the 2018 Summer Workshops at the Indiana University School of Informatics and Computing at IUPUI is now available. These workshops will give you hands-on experience in learning how informatics and computing are shaping our world through innovation in mobile and web applications, interactive media and digital games, and health and medical research. Click here for more details.
MEET Kelley - Indiana University
Womens' Session: June 17-22, 2018
Mens' Session: June 24-29, 2018
The top-ranked Kelley School of Business at Indiana University is hosting MEET Kelley, a one-week, pre-college summer program for promising high school students from underrepresented groups: African-American, Latino/Hispanic, American Indian/Native American, Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander, or multiracial. Apply here.
Click here to explore all IU Pre-college Programs.
July Experience at Davidson College
July 1-21, 2018
July Experience is a powerful three-week academic immersion experience for rising high school juniors and seniors on the campus of Davidson College. Students live in dorms with a diverse cohort of participants and Davidson student mentors, take two courses from Davidson faculty, and have the opportunity to participate in workshops with admission staff. Opportunities are available to explore the town, spend time at our lake campus, and visit Charlotte throughout the program.  Find out more about the program and apply by March 28th for the summer 2018 session.
Ball State Design Works Summer Academy
July 8-20, 2018
Sophomores and juniors interested in architecture: Check out Ball State's Design Works Summer Academy. The academy runs from July 8-20, 2018. The cost is $1500 for meals, dorm fees, field trips, and instructional materials. For more information, go to or contact Lori Pence at
JCamp: An All-Expenses-Paid Journalism Program for High School Students
July 30 - August 4, 2018
The Asian American Journalists Association (AAJA) is now accepting applications for JCamp, an all-expenses-paid journalism training program for talented freshman, sophomore- and junior-level high school students of diverse backgrounds. Click here to learn more!
CYO Camp Rancho Framasa
CYO Camp Rancho Framasa in Nashville, Indiana has summer camping opportunities for ages 7-19. Established in 1946 and accredited with the American Camp Association, CYO Camp is an inclusive camp offering 3 and 6 day sessions. For more information and registration please click here.


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