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General Summer Programs

Penn Scholars Program

Get a college experience for free at UPenn this summer

Deadline: June 1st

http://www.sas.upenn.edu/summer/programs/highschool/summerscholars 

Digital Media Academy Teen programs at Drexel University

http://www.digitalmediaacademy.org/locations/kids-teens-locations/drexel-university/

Digital Media Academy Teen programs at Bryn Mawr College

http://www.digitalmediaacademy.org/locations/kids-teens-locations/bryn-mawr/ 

Temple Summer Programs 

Registration Begins March 2014

http://www.temple.edu/summer/courses-and-programs/summer-camps.html

Lego Mindstorms Robotics, Cartooning, WebMasters, Debate for Teens, Science Explorers,Film and TV, Flash Animation and Games, Magic, and many more!

Mentorship Programs

Mind Matters Philadelphia

Deadline: May 30, 2014

Must have over a 3.0 GPA

http://www.mindsmatterphilly.org/

Outdoor Experiences

Outward Bound

http://www.outwardbound.org/course-finder/?age=15&dates%5B%5D=summer

Math and Science Programs 

Temple’s Math and Science Upward Bound

http://www.temple.edu/rcc/site/upwardbound/msub.html

Students must have at least a ‘B’ in Math and Science Classes

Contact 215-204-3636 for applications

Computer/Gaming Programs 

Drexel Computer Summer Program 

Deadline: May 26, 2014

 http://www.drexel.edu/undergrad/summer/#computing

Music Programs 

Drexel: Exploring The Music Industry Summer Commuter Program For High school Students

http://www.drexel.edu/westphal/about/summerHighschoolProgram/Summer_Programs_MIP/

Drexel: Summer Music Technology Opportunity

Registration Begins the Beginning of April

http://drexel.edu/excite/initiatives/summerMusicTechnology/

Physics Programs 

Penn Experimental Physics Research Academy

http://www.sas.upenn.edu/summer/programs/highschool/apply

http://www.sas.upenn.edu/summer/programs/highschool/academies

3.3+ GPA and 85% or higher on PSAT

We can get scholarships for our kids, make sure that you check the box that our school gets Title 1 funding for scholarships!

Science / Technology Programs

Penn Summer Academy in Applied Science and Technology

Deadline: May 15, 2014

http://www.seas.upenn.edu/saast/about/index.html

Engineering Programs

Temple's Women in Engineering Program 

Registration begins March 2014

3.0+ GPA on a 4.0 scale

http://www.temple.edu/summer/register/high-school.html

Temple's Robotics Program 

Registration begins March 2014

Some financial aid available based on requests

http://www.temple.edu/summer/register/high-school.html 

Film Making Programs 

WHYY Young Journalists Camp OR Film Academy

Register Now!

http://www.whyy.org/hamiltoncommons/camps.php

Job Opportunities

Working Papers

How to get working papers: http://webgui.phila.k12.pa.us/offices/c/cte/working-papers/ 

YouthWorks Summer Work Opportunities for High School Students

Learn about internships, service learning and paid opportunities.

http://www.pyninc.org/programs/workready.php 

Fun Safe Philly Summer Job Opportunities Fair

Fun Safe Philly is hosting a Teen Summer Jobs and Opportunities Fair on Saturday, April 26th from 10am-4pm at the Howard Gillis Student Center, 1755 N 13th Street. For the first half of the day, we’ll host resume, job training and financial literacy workshops. Then, a free lunch at 12pm, followed by the job fair. We’ll have both paid and volunteer opportunities available. We’re specifically looking to target 14-21 year olds in the high crime, high poverty areas of Philadelphia

More Miscellaneous Summer Job Opportunities

http://www.lead-america.org/

www.cylc.org

http://nylf.org/

www.closeup.org

http://peopletopeople.com/

http://www.nslcleaders.org/

http://jsa.org/

http://www.pc2010.org/