Summer Programs

CJ STEMM "Gateway to Technology: the Miami Valley" Summer Camp

OSU Biosciences Summer Camp 2017

John Hopkins Summer Program at Clark State Community College

Boonshoft Museum

  • 2017 Summer Discovery Camps
  • Many different programs offered for students of all ages through high school
  • High school studnets can volunteer as Junior Camp Counselors, too
  • Program details

Accounting Careers Awareness Program (ACAP - Ohio) at OSU

  • One-week free program for high school students
  • June 11-16, 2017
  • Program details

Buckeye Vet Prep Camp at OSU

  • One-week camp for high school students
  • June 25 - 30, 2017
  • Program details

I-DOC - Improving Diversity in Optometric Careers at OSU

Summer Institute for Discovering Nursing (SIDN) at OSU

  • Four-day residential program
  • For current 10th, 11th, and 12th grade students
  • June 6-9, 2017
  • Program Details

Emperor Science Award

  • For students in grades 10 and 11
  • Virtual mentoring program
  • Collaborate on a cancer research project
  • Application deadline March 17, 2017
  • Program details

Girls on Ice

  • 2017 Expedition
  • Alaska or North Cascades
  • A free wilderness science exploration program for high school girls aged 15-18
  • June or July 2017
  • Application deadline January 31, 2017
  • Program details and application

Stone Laboratory - OSU's island campus on Lake Erie

  • Numerous summer course offerings for HS sophomores, juniors and seniors, providing college credit
  • First priority application deadline March 14, 2017
  • Program details

Purdue University

University of Akron

University of Akron - Annual Summer Experience in Engineering (SEE UA)

  • 1-week residential or day option camp for girls entering 9th – 12th grades
  • June 11-16, 2017
  • Registration deadline March 31, 2017

University of Akron - Multiplying Your Options (MYO) Summer Camp

  • 1-week residential camp for girls entering 7th and 8th grades
  • June 19-23, 2017

University of Cincinnati

  • College of Engineering
  • Summer Camps – for high school students - Program website
  • Men in Engineering & applied Science Summer Camp - July 24-28, 2017
  • Women in Engineering & Applied Science Summer Camp - July 17-21, 2017
  • Computer Science Summer Camp - June 6-17, 2017 - Program website

    University of Dayton

    • Women in Engineering Summer Camp
    • For girls entering grades 10-12
    • 1-week residential experience, includes living in UD dorms
    • July 9-14, 2017
    • Contact WIE: 937-229-2736, wie@udayton.edu
    • Program details

    UD - Minority Engineering & Technology Enrichment Camp for Young Men (METEC)

    • For young men entering grade 12
    • 1-week residential experience, includes living in UD dorms
    • June 18-24, 2017
    • Program details

    UD - Summer Honors Engineering Camp for HS Honors Students

    • For gifted 9th, 10th, and 11th graders.  Financial aid is available to qualifying students.
    • July 16-21, 2017
    • Program details

    UD - Entrepreneurship 101

    • For rising high school juniors, seniors, and college freshmen
    • June 18-30, 2017
    • Program details

    UD - Summer Sustainability: Food Systems

    • For rising high school juniors, seniors, and college freshmen
    • June 25-30, 2017
    • Program details

    Summer Laureate for Promising Young Scholars

    • A weeklong day camp at UD for students entering grades 3-8
    • Many workshops to choose from: Rocketry, Math, Mystery, History, Law, Technology, Problem-Solving
    • July 2017
    • Contact Lelia Boyd, Director, for details: (513) 753-9143

    Cornell University

    University of Illinois – College of Engineering

    • GAMES Camp – Girls’ Adventures in Mathematics, Engineering, & Science
    • Residential camp for girls entering grades 9th – 12th grades
    • June and July 2017
    • Computer Science/Robotics, Bioengineering, Chemical Engineering, Aerospace Engineering, Environmental Engineering and Sustainability, Girls Learning Electrical Engineering (GLEE), Girls Learning about Materials (GLAM), , Computer Science/App Development, echanical Engineering
    • Application deadline April 15, 2017 or until camps are full
    • Program Details

    Illinois Aerospace Institute - IAI - Summer Camp

    • One-week residential camp for grades 9-12
    • June and July 2017
    • Program Details

    Univ. of Illinois Exploring Your Options – STEM fields in College of Engineering

    • Worldwide Youth in Science and Engineering – WYSE
    • For high school students entering grades 11 and 12
    • June and July 2017
    • Program Details

    Univ. of Illinois Discover Engineering

    University of Toledo - College of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences

    • Pharmacy Summer Camp
    • For rising high school seniors
    • June 11-14, and June 18-21, 2017
    • Program details

    WACO Air Museum

    • 2016 Aviation Summer camps
    • Aviation, robotics, plane rides and more for all ages
    • Program details

    Joyce Ivy Summer Scholars Program

    • Buckeye Women in Science, Engineering, and Research (B-WISER) Institute
    • A residential camp for girls who have completed 7th grade
    • June 5-10, 2016
    • www3.wooster.edu/bwiser/
    • Ball State University – College of Architecture & Planning

      College of Wooster

      • For female high school students in 10th and 11th grades in the Midwest
      • Attend summer academic programs at Ivy League schools!
      • Online application deadline March 1, 2016
      • DesignWorks Summer Academy
      • For rising HS juniors and seniors
      • June 10-22, 2016
      • Program details

    Premier Health - Miami Valley Hospital

    • MedQUEST
    • For high school juniors and seniors with a minimum GPA of 3.0
    • Tuesday, June 20, 2015 8:30am - 3::30pm
    • For Registration information,contact Yolanda Munguia

    Bishop Leibold School - Miamisburg

    • Summer Science and Robotics Camps
    • Science Camp for students entering grades 1-3
    • July 18-22, 2016

    Robotics Camp for students entering grades 4-8

    Camp Cardiac and Camp Neuro

    • University of Cincinnati College of Medicine
    • For high school students - a camp run by medical school students.
    • To learn about carers in medicine and health care.
    • Camp Cardiac Program details
    • Camp Neuro Program details

    Sinclair Community College - multiple camps at Warren County campus

    • WaterBotics!  Underwater LEGO Robotics, Guitar-Buidling, Rasspberry Pi, and more!
    • Summer day camps for middle and high school students (grades 7-12
    • June and July 2016
    • Limited space available for each camp
    • Program website

    University of Dayton, Sinclair Community College, Wright State University, WPAFB

    • Air Camp USA
    • An adventure in education and aviation
    • "Helping middle school students fly higher"
    • 1-week residential camp for students entering grades 7-9
    • June and July 2017
    • Details: Air Camp USA

    Sinclair Community College

    • Women in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (WiSTEM) Institute
    • Theme: Reach for the Stars!  The Forces in Space!
    • The science and technologies of space
    • Transportation, Biology, Chemistry, Electronics and Robotics, Engineering Design, and Manufacturing
    • For girls entering grades 10, 11, and 12
    • June 19-23, 2017
    • Contact Sandra Specht 937-512-4052  Website

    Mt. St. Joseph University

    • Women in Science Experience (W.I.S.E.)
    • Residential program for girls entering grades 10 and 11
    • June 19-22, 2016
    • Program details

    ASM International Materials Camp

    • At ASM (American Society for Materials) World Headquarters in northeast Ohio
    • One-week residenntial program for high school juniors and seniors
    • Program details

    National Youth Science Camp

    • For graduating high school seniors
    • June 14 - July 8, 2017
    • Application deadline March 1
    • Program details

    IUPUI School of Engineering & Technology

    Society of American Military Engineers (SAME)

    • STEM Summer camps
    • 1-week residential camps for high school students at various locations
    • Program details

    U.S. Space & Rocket Center - Huntsville, AL

    • Space Camp
    • For students in grade 4 through high school.
    • Scholarships are available.

    NASA Girls and Boys

    • Virtual Mentoring program for students entering 5th - 8th grades
    • Application deadline June 2016
    • Program details

    U.S. Coast Guard Academy

    • Academy Introduction Mission (AIM) Program
    • One week program in July to see if a technical career with the Coast Guard is right for you
    • For high school juniors.  Application deadline April 15.
    • Program details and application

    U.S. Naval Academy

    • Summer STEM Program
    • For rising 9th - 11th graders
    • June nadd July 2016
    • No fee to attend, but participants are responsible for their own transportation to/from Annapolis, MD.
    • Program details

    Explore Health Careers

    Denison University

    • Be WISE Camp
    • Math and Science-focused
    • Residential camp for girls entering grades 7 & 8
    • June 11-16, 2017
    • Program Details
    • Day camp for girls entering grades 5 & 6
    • July 12-14, 2017
    • Program Details

    Miami University

    • Summer Scholars Program
    • For high school juniors.
    • A residential program. Earn college credit, too!
    • Program choices: Anthropology, Architecture, Bioinformatics, Botany, Computer Science, Mathematics, Microbiology, and others
    • July 2-14 or July 16-28, 2017
    • Program Details

    National Museum of the U.S. Air Force

    Ohio Northern University

    • Camp GEMS - Girls in Engineering, Math, & Science
    • Residential camp for girls entering grades 7 and 8
    • July 9-12, 2017
    • Program Details

    Ohio State University

    • Ohio State University offers many summer programs for PK-12 students
    • Program Listing

    OSU College of Engineering Programs for Women 

    • WiE RISE - Respected, Involved, Skilled, Empowered
    • For girls entering 11th or 12th grade
    • 6-day residential camp
    • July 12-17, 2015
    • Program details

    Wright State University

    • Horizons in Medicine - at the WSU School of Medicine
    • For high school students entering grade 12, and 2016 graduates
    • Classroom and lab learning in anatomy, biochemistry, and physiology; clinical internships for stipends,
    • All students who successfully complete this program earn a full one-year scholarship to WSU.
    • June - July 2017
    • Application available February 15, 2017
    • Application deadline April 2017
    • Program Details

    Wright State University also offers many pre-college summer programs and camps for students of all ages K-12