2017 Summer Programs Spreadsheet (Feb 16)
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VICCI Center Summer Programs List Arranged by Subject. (If not updated, use older dates as guide to possible current year deadlines.) Revised 2/2/17 egl
(Disclaimer: Inclusion of a program here is NOT an endorsement by Lowell High School)
SubjectTypeProgramLocationDeadlineDescriptionWebsiteFee/PaidFinancial AidLast Updated/ published
AcademicAcademicUC SUMMER ACADEMIC TALENT DEVELOPMENT PROGRAM SUMMER SCHOOL (ATDP,Berkeley, CA)Berkeley, CA2/15/17 (returning) 3/1/17 (new)
UC SUMMER ACADEMIC TALENT DEVELOPMENT PROGRAM (ATDP) - Berkeley, CA. Six-week program offers challenging courses to exceptionally academically talented students through grade 11. Application requires: latest report card, scores on recent achievement test, essay or intellectual/creative product, teacher review. Program runs June 19 – July 28, 2017. Tuition varies with courses, $650 - $1500. Financial Aid available. Application deadlines: Returning students: Feb. 15, 2017. New students: Mar. 1, 2017. Apply early! http://atdp.berkeley.edu/about/sd. (VICCI SU)
http://atdp.berkeley.edu/about/sdFee Available2/2/17 egl
 Application available 2/13/2017

UC BERKELEY SUMMER PRE-COLLEGIATE PROGRAM: Gives high school students an introduction to college life. Allows them to take courses, earn academic credit, and attend seminars related to the college application process. Open to students completing 10 - 11th grade with at least a B average. Dates: Session C (6/19 - 8/11/2017) or Session D (7/3 - 8/11/2017). No housing provided. Registration fees $389. Course fee $480 per unit. Info and application online at http://summer.berkeley.edu/special-programs/pre-collegiate. Deadline: 6/6/2016. (VICCI/sp)
Accounting, Finance & BusinessCareer DevelopmentACAP-ACCOUNTING CAREER AWARENESS PROGRAM (Berkeley, CA)Berkeley, CAACCOUNTING CAREER AWARENESS PROGRAM (ACAP): A free one-week summer residency program designed to increase the numbers of underrepresented students of color pursuing careers in accounting and related business fields. Includes lectures, field trips and fun. Participants gain access to mentoring, internships, scholarships, and a social network. FREE. Open to students completing 9th -11th grade. Held at UC Berkeley from July 10-15, 2016. Paper application with letter of recommendation received by 4/29/16. Application online at: http://www.acapsfbayarea.org/. (VICCI/sp)http://www.acapsfbayarea.org/FREE2/5/16 el
Animals,Environmental EducationSAN FRANCISCO ZOO VOLUNTEERS(SF)SFMust attend orientation: Talk on Wild Side: 2/18/17
Zoo TA: 3/4/17

SAN FRANCISCO ZOO VOLUNTEERS: Offers a variety of summer volunteer opportunities for high school students. Talk On The Wild Side (learn how to handle livestock, insects and more, while giving talks to zoo visitors), ages 14-17 yrs. old. Zoo T.A. (assist camp teachers with activities and gain practical work experience with children), ages 14-17 yrs old. Must attend orientation: Talk on Wild Side: 2/18/17, Zoo TA: 3/4/17. More information at http://www.sfzoo.org/learn/volunteer.htm#teen Email: youth@sfzoo.org or call 415-753-8123. (VICCI/SU)
http://www.sfzoo.org/learn/volunteer.htm#teen2/2/17 egl
Arts, Architecture, Design, WritingAcademic/ArtCALIFORNIA COLLEGE OF THE ARTS (CCA)/Pre-College Program (Oakland, CA)Oakland, CAApplications accepted on rolling basis from Jan 3, 2017. Scholarship application deadline Mar 6, 2017.
CALIFORNIA COLLEGE of the ARTS (CCA) SUMMER PROGRAMS - Oakland, CA. Four-week program where students can take college-level classes in art, architecture, design, or creative writing. Designed for students who have competed grades 10, 11 and 12. Earn 3 units of college credit. Dates: June 26-July 21, 2017. Tuition $3150 plus $1155 housing. Financial Aid available. Scholarship deadline March 6, 2017. Apply online: http://www.cca.edu/academics/precollege. (VICCI SU/)
http://www.cca.edu/academics/precollegeTuition $3150 plus $1155 HousingFinancial Aid Available. Apply by3/6/17.2/2/17 egl
CALIFORNIA STATE SUMMER SCHOOL FOR THE ARTS (INNERSPARK): Valencia, CA. A four week program of pre-professional training in visual arts, performing arts, creative writing, animation, and film for students in grades 9 to 12. July 8 to Aug 4, 2017. Tuition $1785. Financial Aid available. Deadline February 28, 2017. Apply online: https://www.csssa.org/. (VICCI/SU)
https://www.csssa.org/Tuition $1785Financial Aid Available2/2/17 egl
ArtsVolunteer InternshipSOUTHERN EXPOSURE/Mission Voices Summer (SF)San FranciscoNone available as of 2/7/2016
SOUTHERN EXPOSURE/Mission Voices Summer Internship: Volunteer internships at the Mission Voices Summer Program (a 4-week summer arts program for youth). Assist teachers, youth and perform administrative work. Check website for future opportunities: https://www.soex.org/get-involved/internships (VICCI/Su)
https://www.soex.org/get-involved/internshipsfree2/7/16 kl
ArtsPaid InternshipYOUTH ART EXCHANGE SUMMER INTERNSHIP (SF/Lick Wilmerding HS)SF/Lick Wilmerding HSWebsite & Enroll online

YOUTH ART EXCHANGE SUMMER INTERNSHIP: For the Summer Session, we offer 50 paid internships in the arts to public high school students in San Francisco. Interns receive professional experience in their medium and a stipend upon completion. Paid internships in summer program in the arts (experience in photography, silk screening, music/percussion, architecture, and fashion design). Dates: 6/6 - 6/23/16, M-F, 10a-4p. Location: Lick Wilmerding H.S., 29 Howth St. SF. Must be between the ages of 14 and 17/18 and attend a SF public high school. $350-$450 stipend. Info and application online:
https://youthartexchange.org/enroll/ . Deadline 5/2/16 (VICCI/SU)
https://youthartexchange.org/enroll/ $350-$450 stipend2/24/17 zy
ArtsPaid InternshipSPOTLIGHT ON THE ARTS (SF) San Francisco4/3/17

SPOTLIGHT ON THE ARTS: Cal. Lawyers for the Arts sponsors a paid 7-week (20 hrs/week) summer internships at an arts organization (i.e. museum, a theater or a dance company). Thirty interns will participate in enrichment workshops, cultural activities, field trip, and work with creative professionals and program staff. $1200 stipend. Must be 14-17, low-income family, SF resident. Dates June 20-Aug 5, 2016.
Applications for the program are due on April 3, 2017. Applications may be sent in several ways: (1) By email to jill.roisen@calawyersforthearts.org; (2) By fax to (415) 775-1143; or (3) by mail to California Lawyers for the Arts, Fort Mason Center, 2 Marina Blvd, Building C-265, San Francisco, CA, 94123.
www.calawyersforthearts.org/Community_DevelopmentPaid2/24/17 zy
Arts/TV/Film Paid InternshipKIDS ON CAMERA (SF, Marin, East Bay)SF, Marin, East BaySee website.
KIDS ON CAMERA: Paid internship at TV/Film Acting Day Camp. Work and learn from professionals through activities with children. Get exposure to on-camera acting techniques. Applicants must be 18 by 6/27/16. Minimum wage. SF Camp June 27 thru early August. Dates confirmed in March. Hrs: 8:30 am- 4pm. Jobs for camera operators, too. Info and application: http://www.kids-on-camera.com , email: info@kids-on-camera.com, phone: 415-440-4400. (VICCI/SU)
http://www.kids-on-camera.com/Paid1/30/16 kl
AviationFlight InstructionUPWIND SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM (San Carlos, CA)San Carlos, CAExtensive application including video received by 5 pm 2/17/2017
UPWIND SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM: Provides complete flight instruction for a student to earn his/her Private Pilot License during the summer between their junior and senior year of high school. Young women and low income students especially encouraged! Recipient announced by 3/12/2017 and training begins the end of June.  Application online. (Extensive application including video.) Must be received by 5 pm 2/17/2017. Contact Upwind at upwind@sancarlosflight.com or 650-394-5364. http://www.sancarlosflight.com/upwind. (VICCI/SU)
http://www.sancarlosflight.com/upwindFull ScholarshipFull Scholarship2/2/17 egl
BusinessBusiness & FinanceLEAD SUMMER BUSINESS INSTITUTE (Various locations)Various2/15/2017
LEAD SUMMER BUSINESS INSTITUTE: Well-regarded business schools throughout US host rising high school seniors for 3-week program featuring interactive classes and 1-on-1 sessions led by U. professors & corporate execs.Curriculum addresses marketing, accounting, computer science, finance, economics and ethics. Case studies, field trips to local businesses, meet entrepreneurs, formulate business plans. Year round call: 215-261-7001. Residential, co-ed, ages 17-18. Fee $1400-2800, 3-4 weeks. Deadline 2/15/2017. (LEAD's Partnership with NAFOA still on NAFOA's website, but no dates/prices listed.
www.nafoa.org/education_2.html.) Lead's website is: http://leadprogram.org/.
www.nafoa.org/education_2.html$1400-2800 tuitionNot sure if available?2/2/17 egl
Computer SkillsVolunteerTEEN COMPUTER CORPS (SF)SF Public Libraryongoing
TEEN COMPUTER CORPS: Looking for volunteers (tech-savvy high school students) to help adults and seniors with basic computing skills at the SF Public Library. Hours vary from branch to branch. Students who speak Cantonese, Mandarin or Russian would be especially valuable at Richmond Branch. Richmond Contact: Jeremy.Jacinto@sfpl.org at 415-355-5648. Check with your branch or online: http://themixatsfpl.org/jobs-and-volunteer. (VICCI/SU)
http://themixatsfpl.org/jobs-and-volunteer 2/7/16 kl
CounselorVolunteerMUSCULAR DYSTROPHY(MDA) SUMMER CAMP (Occidental, CA)Occidental, CANot available 2015
MUSCULAR DYSTROPHY (MDA) SUMMER CAMP: Need volunteer camp counselors to work at a week-long sleep away camp. Camp is specifically for youths with neuromuscular diseases. Must be 16 or older. 415-673-7500, MDA San Francisco. 3 letters reference, MDA staff interview, bg check. Camp dates 7/27/2014-8/2/2014 (No positions open 2015)
https://www.mda.org/services/mda-summer-camp415-673-7500 MDA San Francisco11/3/15 vf
Leaders-in-TrainingVolunteerJEWISH COMMUNITY CENTER (JCCSF)San Franciscocall 415-292-1249

JEWISH COMMUNITY CENTER (JCCSF) - Our new Leaders-in-Training program combines the best of our Counselor-in-Training and Junior Counselor programs, and offers even more opportunities for leadership and specialty experiences.
LITs get hands-on experience in group leadership, child development and conflict resolution. Teens have the opportunity to help develop programming and participate in team-building activities, all in a fun camp environment. / Program Highlights: Weeklong leadership training session with overnight retreat.
Flexible scheduling – select any three weeks of camp that work for you. Choose three in a row or spread throughout the summer! /120 community service hours/Weekly teen excursions/Choose from classic camp or specialty options, including: culinary, art, musical theater, sports, gymnastics, science and more./Academic and professional development

Acceptance to the LIT program is dependent on an application and interview. For more information, contact Christy Shirilla, Teen Program Coordinator, at 415.292.1249 or cshirilla@jccsf.org.
https://www.jccsf.org/youth-family/camps/summer-camp/leadership-opportunities/Program Fees for Grades 9 & 10
M $850 | P $950
Exclusive for Grades 11 & 12
All fees waived
Available2/24/17 zy
MISSION YMCA TEEN TOP CHEF YOUTH CULINARY INTERNSHIP: This program focuses on healthy living and youth workforce development. Youth develop cooking skills that can be used in a professional kitchen. This program is taught by a licensed chef and helps provide youth with the building blocks to find a job in today’s competitive job market. The Youth are also encouraged to share cultural and historical facts about food and cooking, demonstrating the tools necessary to build a healthy living foundation. Teen Chefs have the opportunity to grow and develop their culinary skills as they become part of the Teen Catering Crew. Free, ongoing. http://www.ymcasf.org/programs/teen-programs-mission. Questions: contact Maggie Gori, mgori@ymcasf.org / 415.452.7578
http://www.ymcasf.org/programs/teen-programs-missionfree2/24/17 zy
Design/Architecture/City PlanningAcademicEMBARC DESIGN ACADEMY/College of Environmental Design (UCBerkeley)U.C. Berkeley5/1/17 Domestic Students; 3/31/17 Financial Aid application
EMBARC DESIGN ACADEMY/College of Environmental Design (UCB): An Intensive 4-week program. July 3 - 28, 2017. Students study architecture, urban design, and sustainable city planning at the UC Berkeley College of Environmental Design (CED) through a series of lectures, field trips and a design-build project for a local non-profit partner. Students entering their junior or senior year are eligible. A GPA of 3.0 recommended. Letter of recommendation required. Tuition $4069 for domestic commuter. Limited financial aid available. Info and application online at http://ced.berkeley.edu/academics/summer-programs/embarc-design-academy/cost/. Admission: Rolling from mid-Feb
http://ced.berkeley.edu/academics/summer-programs/embarc-design-academy/how-to-apply/Tuition: $4069 commuterLimited - check box on appl.2/24/17 zy
Diversity/pre-collegeDiversity/pre-collegeEXPERIENCE BERKELEY (UCBerkeley)U.C. Berkeley3/24/2017
EXPERIENCE BERKELEY: For current 11th grade students. Free program to increase diversity of Black, Latino, Native American and mixed-race students at UC Berkeley through day long conferences Jul 21-22, Aug 9, Oct 21; provides UC application resources, info. on scholarships and financial aid; students meet admission officers, connect with UCB staff, professors and students; mentoring by UCB undergraduates. Apply as a HS Junior; must have 3.5 GPA. Online application & letter of reference required. Deadline: 3/24/2017 Info & application: http://www.stileshall.org/experience-berkeley/eb-highschool/ Info: (510) 841-6010 (VICCI/SU)
http://www.stileshall.org/experience-berkeley/eb-highschool/freefree2/2/17 egl
EducationPaid TA positions & unpaid volunteer positions.AIM HIGH (SF)SFInterviews start in Jan 2017, continue until positions filled.
AIM HIGH/ SUMMER PROGRAM: Paid Teaching Assistant positions for students interested in pursuing an education career. Work with middle school students. 6-week position. Applications are reviewed Feb to April. Stipend varies with experience and grade level. Also offers volunteer positions for 9th and 10th graders. Interviews start in Jan 2017, continue until positions filled. Call 415-551-2320. Information and application: http://www.aimhigh.org/faculty/apply_teach_aim_high.php. (VICCI/SU)
http://www.aimhigh.org/faculty/apply_teach_aim_high.phpPaid2/2/17 egl
EducationVolunteer tutoringBREAKTHROUGH SAN FRANCISCO /VLP (SF Day School, 350 Masonic Ave)SF Day School (350 Masonic Ave.)See website
BREAKTHROUGH SAN FRANCISCO/Volunteer Leadership Program (VLP): Looking for high school students (including graduating seniors) to serve as volunteer teaching assistants in summer program for middle school students at SF Day School. 6/19-8/4/2017. For details call Sasha Mungal at 415-568-3667 or email sasha@breakthroughsf.org. Info and application online: http://www.breakthroughsf.org/volunteer. Apply online. (VICCI/SU)
http://www.breakthroughsf.org/volunteer2/24/17 zy
Working With Children
Summer Intern/PaidGALILEO - CAMPS (40 Bay Area locations)40 Bay Area LocationsAccepting applications now.
GALILEO--CAMPS: Paid Summer Intern: Support team leaders and assistant instructors in camp activities. 40 Bay Area Locations. Age group of children and work dates depend on location of camp. Applicant should specify location. Must be 16 or older by first day of camp. $10-$13/hour. Apply now online: http://www.galileo-camps.com/jobs/apply/summer-intern. (VICCI/SU)
http://www.galileo-camps.com/jobs/apply/summer-internPaid2/24/17 zy
Working With Children
Paid Counselor & Volunteer SUMMER ADVENTURE CAMP FOR KIDS (SF Chinatown)SF ChinatownApply now
SUMMER ADVENTURE CAMP FOR KIDS: Paid Counselor and Volunteer jobs at 8-week summer day camp in Chinatown, June 6 – July 25, 2016. Must be 16 for paid jobs, entering 9th grade for volunteer jobs. Pay varies with experience and available funding. Detailed job descriptions and application online at http://www.sackdaycamp.com/staff.html. (VICCI/SU) 
http://www.sackdaycamp.com/staff.htmlPaid & Unpaid2/7/16 kl
EngineeringAcademicRENSSELAER POLYTECHNIC INSTITUTE/ PREFACE PROGRAM (Troy, NY)Troy, NYReceived by 3/24/2017
RENSSELAER POLYTECHNIC INSTITUTE (Troy, NY)/PREFACE PROGRAM: Free two-week summer program for students entering 11th or 12th grade in Fall 2017 from groups that have been historically and traditionally underrepresented or underserved in science, engineering, and technological fields who are interested in pursuing an engineering or technological career. Free tuition and room and board. July 9 - 22, 2017. Deadline: Received by 3/24/17. For more info go to http://doso.rpi.edu/update.do?catcenterkey=87.
http://doso.rpi.edu/update.do?catcenterkey=87FreeFree 2/2/17 egl
EngineeringAcademicSANTA CLARA UNIVERSITY SUMMER ENGINEERING SEMINAR (Santa Clara)Santa Clara3/1/2017 by 5 pm
SANTA CLARA UNIVERSITY SUMMER ENGINEERING SEMINAR: Free 1-week residential program for students interested in engineering and the sciences. Must be incoming Junior or Senior. Check website for eligibility criteria. Apply online (teacher recommendation required.) Three sessions: July 9-13, July 16-20, and July 23-27, 2017. https://www.scu.edu/engineering/beyond-the-classroom/outreach/summer-engineering-seminar-ses/. (VICCI/SU)
https://www.scu.edu/engineering/beyond-the-classroom/outreach/summer-engineering-seminar-ses/Free2/2/17 egl
EngineeringAcademicSAME-SOCIETY OF AMERICAN MILITARY ENGINEERS ENGINEERING & CONSTRUCTION CAMPS(Vicksburg, MS; Camp Lejeune, NC; Colorado Springs, CO)SeveralVarying by branches. See website

SOCIETY OF AMERICAN MILITARY ENGINEERS (SAME) ENGINEERING & CONSTRUCTION CAMPS: SAME sponsors 3 different week-long engineering/STEM camps for high school students who excel in math and science and are interested in pursuing engineering in college. Dates vary by military branch and location. See http://www.same.org/STEMCAMPS for fees, dates, deadlines, locations and eligibility. Local posts may pay half of the cost and air fare. Application process: http://www.same.org/STEM-Camps/Application-Process
http://www.same.org/STEMCAMPS$290 (half of registration fee)Local post pays half registration fee and airfare.2/24/17 zy
Engineering, ScienceAcademic, residential & onlineMITES-Minority Introduction to Engineering and Science, M.I.T.(Cambridge, MA)Cambridge, MA2/1/17 (2/15 recommendations)
MITES (Minority Introduction to Engineering and Science), M.I.T.: Offers 3 free residential and online programs for juniors interested in science and engineering careers. Each of these programs 100% scholarship-based. Student need only pay for transportation to and from M.I.T. Dates: June 11-July 21, 2016. Check website for updates. Cambridge, MA. More info: http://oeop.mit.edu/programs/mites. Deadline: 2/1/2017. Applications will open in mid-November, 2016. Info on all programs:  http://oeop.mit.edu/programs. (VICCI/SU)
http://oeop.mit.edu/programs/mitesAll expenses except travel covered2/2/17 egl
Outdoor Conservation Work/PaidYOUTH CONSERVATION CORPS (YCC)/ NATIONAL PARKS (Location varies)VariesDepends on the park. Yosemite due March 31, 2017
YOUTH CONSERVATION CORPS (YCC)/ NATIONAL PARKS: 8-10 week summer programs in national parks. Must be between the ages of 15-18 yrs. old. Most are non-residential but check with park you're interested in. Two residential programs: Yellowstone and Yosemite National Parks. Pays highest minimum wage at park location. Deadline depends on park. Yosemite due 3/31/2017. Info at http://www.nps.gov/gettinginvolved/youthprograms/ycc.htm. Yosemite program: http://www.nps.gov/yose/getinvolved/ycc.htm. Application form: https://www.nps.gov/subjects/youthprograms/upload/English-YCC-Application-fillable-exp-1-31-2020-1.pdf. (VICCI/SU)
http://www.nps.gov/gettinginvolved/youthprograms/ycc.htmHighest minimum wage for location. Paid2/24/17 zy
Environmentalenvironmental travel, adventure, work with diverse groups including disabledENVIRONMENTAL TRAVELING COMPANIONS / YOUTH LEAD PROGRAM- Courses & internships available (Sausalito & Inverness, CA)SF
ENVIRONMENTAL TRAVELING COMPANIONS (ETC) /Youth LEAD PROGRAM: offers life-changing experiences for diverse groups of teens, ages 14-18. Kayaking, whitewater rafting, backpacking & more. Fee: $2100 - $3200. Sliding scale scholarships available. After summer courses, ETC offers opportunities to stay connected to the wilderness and continue to build leadership skills through the Youth LEAD Fellowship Program, volunteer guide training, and program internships. Summer/Fall Internships are 3-month minimum commitment, $500 monthly stipend, and require intern to be able to get to Sausalito/Inverness, training provided. More info at
http://www.etctrips.org/adventures/youth-lead-courses.. Or call: 415-474-7662. (VICCI/SU)
http://www.etctrips.org/adventures/youth-lead-coursesfeeavailable2/2/17 egl
Environmental Education, LeadershipInternshipSF REC AND PARK GREENAGERS (SF Parks)SF Parks4/29/2017

SF REC AND PARK GREENAGERS: For 9th and 10th grade students who either live in or attend high schools in the following neighborhoods: Bayview, Bayview Heights, Crocker Amazon, Excelsior, Hunters Point, Mission Terrace, Outer Mission, Portola, Silver Terrace, or Visitacion Valley; meet 3 Saturdays/month (8:30 a.m.-12:30/1 p.m.) for 8 months (June 2017- Jan. 2018); advance skills in leadership, networking, and teamwork; interact with the community, park staff and other students; research and voice issues in the southeast community; work in parks, outdoor open spaces, and recreation centers; earn up to $100 a month. Application online. Information: http://sfrecpark.org/greenagers-applications-available-now/. Application: http://sfrecpark.org/wp-content/uploads/Greenagers-Application-with-SFUSD-Approval.pdf (VICCI/SU)
http://sfrecpark.org/greenagers-applications-available-now/2/2/17 egl
Environment, Recreation, Education, LeadershipInternshipCRISSY FIELD CENTER/GG NATIONAL PARKS CONSERVANCY (SF)SFNot Avail 2017
Not available 2016
Crissy Field Center/GG National Parks Consvervancy: Summer Wellness Internship: Paid positions available as a Summer Wellness Interns. 40-hour work week for 9 weeks. Open to rising sophomores and juniors. Interns learn about the National Parks and environment through hands-on activities during summer camp activities with campers, classroom management with mentors, and off-site field trips. Focus on healthy eating and nutrition and mental and physical health. Applications accepted on a rolling basis. http://www.parksconservancy.org/learn/youth/leaders.
http://www.parksconservancy.org/learn/youth/leadership/Paid2/24/17 zy
Health CareEmploymentKP LAUNCH High School (formerly SYEP) - Kaiser Permanente SFSF2/10/2017
KP LAUNCH/ High School (formerly SYEP) at Kaiser Permanente: Eight-week paid summer employment in health care. Priority given to juniors and seniors. (Geared towards underserved or at-risk students.) Must submit application in person. Information: http://share.kaiserpermanente.org/article/ncal-launch/ For further info and application email Kp.Launch@kp.org. (VICCI/SU)
http://share.kaiserpermanente.org/article/ncal-launch/Paid2/2/17 egl
InternationalExchangeYOUTH FOR UNDERSTANDING (International)InternationalApply now, Scholarship app due Dec 2016
YOUTH FOR UNDERSTANDING: Foreign exchange program in 39 different countries from Europe to So. America to Asia with home stays. Summer programs usually begin in mid to late June and end in late July or early August. Apply as soon as possible to get your preference of country and program placement. Tuition $8,000 - $13,000. Scholarships: Key Club/Key Leader Scholarship. On website click on "Study Abroad" then on "Scholarships." Applicants must have 2.0 GPA or better for summer program. Scholarship app due 12/1/2016. http://www.yfuusa.org/. (VICCI/SU)
http://www.yfuusa.org/variesKey Club/Key Leader Scholarship , Deadline 12/1/20162/2/17 egl
InternationalExchangeEXPERIMENT IN INTERNATIONAL LIVING (International)InternationalFeb 15, 2017 for financial aid app
EXPERIMENT IN INTERNATIONAL LIVING: Cross-cultural summer abroad programs in 27 countries, each with homestay. Dates & costs depend on location. Need-based financial aid. Up to 50 % off program fee
available to students who apply before March 1, 2017. Students seeking need-based aid should apply early. Info: http://www.experiment.org/. Deadline: 2/15/17 for Financial aid. Contact: experiment@worldlearning.org. (VICCI/SU)
http://www.experiment.org/VariesNeed based.2/2/17 egl
InternationalLeadershipTHE EXPERIMENT in INTERNATIONAL LIVING LEADERSHIP INSTITUTE (India, S. Africa, US)India, South Africa, US1/18/2017

THE EXPERIMENT IN INTERNATIONAL LIVING. LEADERSHIP INSTITUTE: Current high school juniors may apply for full scholarship to The Experiment's Leadership Institute programs in India with focus on Global Health, or South Africa with focus on Peace, Politics, and Human Rights for students deeply interested in intercultural leadership, global issues, and civic engagement. Programs are fully funded, including travel. DEADLINE: Jan. 18, 2017 at 5:00 PM. Questions, contact 800 345-2929 or experiment@worldlearning.org. https://www.experiment.org/pn/programs/experiment-leadership-institute/. (VICCI/SU)
https://www.experiment.org/pn/programs/experiment-leadership-institute/Full Scholarship if accepted1/18/17el
InternationalExchangeAFS INTERCULTURAL PROGRAMS USA (International)InternationalVarying by different programs. See website
AFS INTERCULTURAL PROGRAMS USA: Four to seven-week summer overseas programs with Homestay, Community Service and Language Study. Costs $4800-$9500. Significant merit and need-based scholarships available. BP scholaship is due on March 9, 2017. https://www.afsusa.org/study-abroad/scholarships/bp. (VICCI/SU)
http://www.afsusa.org/$4800-$9500. Yes2/24/17 zy
InternationalLeadership/Cultural Exchange/Comm. ServiceAMIGOS de las AMERICAS/YOUTH AMBASSADORS PROGRAM (Paraguay in 2017)Paraguay in 20173/8/2017
AMIGOS de las AMERICAS/YOUTH AMBASSADORS PROGRAM: Three-week all-expenses-paid program in Paraguay with focus on civic education, community service, and youth leadership development. Applicant must be a US citizen between the ages of 15-18 at time of travel and have studied Spanish two years or equivalent. Current seniors not eligible. Application online. Recommendations required. The expected dates are June 22 - July 15, 2017. Info & application: http://amigosinternational.org/programs/yap/. Deadline: 3/8/2017. (VICCI/SU)
http://amigosinternational.org/programs/yap/Full scholarship2/2/17 egl
InternationalHomestay, adventure & language programsASSE INTERNATONAL/EXCHANGE PROGRAMS (Various countries)InternationalPreliminary application and fee due as soon as possible.
ASSE INTERNATONAL/EXCHANGE PROGRAMS: Summer Homestay (6 weeks), 17 countries to choose from. Immerse yourself in a country’s language and culture while living with a host family. Summer Language Programs (4 weeks) in France, Germany or Spain. Structured language study, cultural excursions & host family stay. Students ages 15-18 may apply. Costs: $5200-$7600. Some scholarships available. Apply as soon as possible. Info: https://asse.com/. (VICCI/SU)
https://asse.com/Varies. $5200-$7600.Merit & need based2/14/16 kl
International, Academic ExchangeCIEE Global Navigator (Various countries)International, variousRolling. Apply ASAP for financial aid by 12/1/2015
CIEE GLOBAL NAVIGATOR SUMMER ABROAD PROGRAM: Over 24 cities & 20 countries available. 4-week programs in Language and Culture: Spanish, French, Mandarin, German, Italian, Japanese or Arabic. 3-week programs in Service & Leadership focus on global issues: peoples’ migration, environment, children’s rights, education. Work on projects within community. 3-wk programs in Global Discovery: marine biology, conservation & sustainability, social media journalism, or global entrepreneurship. Can earn skills certification & academic credit. Cost: $4,000 - $6,600 + travel. Scholarships: $20K+ grants & scholarships set aside for Lowell HS Students for 2016! Rolling admission. Inquire and apply online: http://www.ciee.org/high-school-summer-abroad/. (VICCI/SU)
http://www.ciee.org/high-school-summer-abroad/$20K + in scholarships available for Lowell students for 2016 thru ciee!2/14/16 kl
SF-OSAKA SISTER CITY ASSOCIATION/HIGH SCHOOL STUDENT AMBASSADOR PROGRAM (Osaka, Japan): This program offers two high school students a three-week stay in Osaka, Japan. Current 9th-12th grade students are eligible. Scheduled for mid-July to early August. Scholarship consists of a free-round trip ticket to Osaka. No language requirement, but basic conversational Japanese preferred. Selection will be based on a written essay and an oral interview. Application available at VICCI Center, Rm. 116. Deadline: received by 5/12/16. More Info: Contact Miho Armacost at flymiho@wwdb.org. (VICCI/sp)
contact Miho Armacost at flymiho@wwdb.orgfully funded4/21/16 el
InternationalCommunity service, cultural exchange, adventure travel & language immersionGLOBAL WORKS (Various countries)InternationalRolling
GLOBAL WORKS: Offers a wide variety of destinations, service projects, travel activities, and language immersion options with homestay experience. Open to students ages 14-18. Rolling admission. Cost $2,000 - $6,200. Early season discount if you enroll by 12/31/15. Check website for other tuition discounts. Will "SAVE-A-SPOT' for first choice program for a limited time with no financial commitment. Info: 303-545-2202, or: https://www.globalworkstravel.com/. (VICCI/SU)
https://www.globalworkstravel.com/Varies by locationLimited2/14/116 kl
International AffairsInstituteWORLD AFFAIRS COUNCIL, SUMMER INSTITUTE ON INTERNATIONAL AFFAIRS (SF)San Francisco4/22/2016 by midnight
WORLD AFFAIRS COUNCIL, SUMMER INSTITUTE ON INTERNATIONAL AFFAIRS: A program on international affairs for high school and community college students. Attend council events, engage with like-minded peers and practice research, writing and speaking skills. Learn about the world through policy simulations, debates, presentations and speaker interviews. Meets weekly at the WAC office in SF from June 20 – August 1, 2016. $50 fee; some financial aid. For more info. contact Julia Sherman at jsherman@worldaffairs.org or call 415-293-4600. Info and application online at http://www.worldaffairs.org/about-us/what-we-do/education. Deadline: April 22, 2016 by midnight. (VICCI/SU)
www.worldaffairs.org/about-us/what-we-do/education$50Some2/14/16 kl
InternationalTravel & Service ProgramsRUSTIC PATHWAYS (Various countries)U.S. & InternationalFilled on first come, first serve. March 4, 2016 for Service Scholarship.
RUSTIC PATHWAYS: Offers unique summer programs all over the world as well as in the U.S. Can choose from adventure, community service, language, and life skills programs. Students can design and customize their own program. Available to students from 13- 18 years old. Cost: $1300 - $9000 + travel. Service Scholarship deadline is 3/4/2016. Info & application: http://rusticpathways.com/. (VICCI/SU)
http://rusticpathways.com/Varies by locationLimited. 2/14/16 kl
Job TrainingJob Skills, Paid Corporate InternshipsGenesys Works (SF Bay Area)Bay Area3/5/2016
GENESYS WORKS: At Genesys Works, students train in Information Technology & professional skills. They can earn paid corporate internships ($12.25/hr), prepare for college & career success, build strong resumes and create professional networks, while participating in fun events in Bay Area. Applicants should be: 1) Current HS Juniors on track to graduate. 2) Commit to 8 weeks training from June 20 to August 12, 2016. 3) Able to work afternoons during senior year 15-20 hrs/week. 4) Eligible to work in US. Apply online at http://www.genesysworks.org/bayarea/. More info: 415-442-0280 or gwba@ba.genesysworks.org. Deadline: March 5, 2016. (VICCI/SU)
http://www.genesysworks.org/bayarea/Paid5/5/16 el
Job SkillsJobs/InternshipsSF YOUTH JOBS+
(MATCHBRIDGE included, SF)
San FranciscoRolling register now
SF YOUTH JOBS+: SF Youth Jobs+ is a city-wide program to help young adults (ages 16-24) find summer employment. Register to use the system and login to express interest in jobs and internships that enable work-based learning. Program of SF Dept. of Children, Youth and their Families, the United Way, SFUSD and others. Info and registration: http://sfyouthjobs.org/youth/. (VICCI/SU)
http://sfyouthjobs.org/varies2/14/16 kl
Job SkillsJobMYEEP -MAYOR’S YOUTH EMPLOYMENT EDUCATION PROGRAM (SF)San FranciscoApplication avail in March 2016
MYEEP (MAYOR’S YOUTH EMPLOYMENT EDUCATION PROGRAM): Paid summer internships, provide job readiness training, work experience, academic support, and personal development to San Francisco youth between the ages of 14 - 17 challenged in their attempt to access employment. 20 hour a week commitment. Must be 14-17 years old on 6/1/15, a resident of SF, not a graduating senior, and able to obtain a Work Permit. Info and application available online: http://www.myeep.org/ or call 415-202-7903. Deadline: 4/10/2015. (VICCI/SU)
http://www.myeep.org/Paid2/14/16 kl
Job SkillsJob Skills and JobsEHSS-ENTERPRISE FOR HIGH SCHOOL SUDENTS / Pathways Program (SF)SF5/25/16 by 5 pm
ENTERPRISE FOR HIGH SCHOOL STUDENTS (EHSS), SF/ Pathways Program: The summer cycle of their Pathways Program starts 6/7/16. Open to students ages 14-18. Get job skills training and help finding paying jobs (for next summer 2017). Must attend ONE Info Session from May 11 – 20, 2016. To learn more and sign up for an Info Session, call EHSS at 415.392.7600 ext. 1 or email msmith@ehss.org or sign up online at http://www.ehss.org/signup. More info at http://www.ehss.org/students.html. (VICCI/SU)
http://www.ehss.org/students.html4/14/16 vsl
Job SkillsJob Skills EventSF YOUTH JOBS+
SFPrevious deadline: 4/11/2015SF YOUTH JOBS+ YOUTH RESOURCE FAIR: Free event for SF youth aged 16-24. A partnership of SF and the United Way, the fair will help you prepare for jobs, review your resume, practice interviews, and connect to youth employers. Youth Resource Fair location: Moscone South, April 11, 2015. Register now to reserve a spot and get the most out of it. Info and registration: http://sfyouthjobs.org/youth-resource-fair-april-11th/ VICCI/sp3/18/15 kl
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Job SkillsInternshipPROJECT PULL (SF)San Francisco2/28/2017
SAN FRANCISCO PROJECT PULL SUMMER INTERNSHIP PROGRAM: 8-week paid internship for high school juniors, seniors & incoming college freshman; multipart program, providing mixture of educational, challenging and fun opportunities inside and outside the workplace; students paired with City employees for mentoring and help, providing work experience and skills necessary to become successful in the workforce; interns work 20 hours/week, including 16 hours at worksite and 4 hours at weekly enrichments. Info and application: http://www.sfgov.org/projectpull/; See website for details on applying. (VICCI/SU)
Job SkillsInternshipFUTURE GRADS PROGRAMSan Francisco4/22/2016
FUTURE GRADS PROGRAM: 8-week paid summer internships for 50 14-18 year olds. Max of 8 hrs/day and 20hrs/wk. SFPD, SF Police Foundation, SFCiti, other governmental agencies, along with private employers make internship assignments. Internships begin in June with tech skills workshop & program orientation. Application, 300-word essay, and interview. Applications in VICCI or online at http://sanfranciscopolice.org/youthprogram. (VICCI/SU)
http://sanfranciscopolice.org/youthprogramPaid4/14/16 el
Job SkillsJob Training& EmploymentSF RECREATION & PARKS/WORKREATION SFApplication Period Dec 14, 2016-Jan 11, 2017
SF RECREATION & PARKS/WORKREATION: Job training and mentorship program. Open to students between ages 14-17 who live or go to school in SF. Participants work in a variety of recreational, athletic, aquatic, horticultural and administrative positions. Work week: 20-30 hours. Salary: $12.25/hr. Apply online: http://www.jobaps.com/sf/ under class 9910 Public Service Trainee. Deadline: 1/11/2017. Questions, contact Jennifer Gee at 415-831-2785 or Jennifer.Gee@sfgov.org or http://sfyouthjobs.org/recreation-park-department-workreation-program/. (VICCI/SU)
http://sfyouthjobs.org/recreation-park-department-workreation-program/Pay $12.25/hr2/16/17egl
Job SkillsPaid InternshipSF YOUTHWORKS San Francisco4/8/2016 by 5pm
SF YOUTHWORKS: Paid summer interns will work in city government offices, libraries, and recreation facilities.  Up to 20 hours a week. Students entering grades 11 & 12 in the fall are eligible.  Paid SF minimum wage. Application available online.  Must be received by 4/8/2016 5pm. Info: call 415-202-7913 or visit website. http://sfyouthworks.org. (VICCI/SU)
http://sfyouthworks.orgSF minimum wage2/7/16 kl
JournalismAcademicPRINCETON UNIVERSITY SUMMER JOURNALISM PROGRAM (Princeton, NJ)Princeton, NJ2/24/2017
PRINCETON UNIVERSITY SUMMER JOURNALISM PROGRAM: A 10-day seminar on journalism for current juniors. All expenses paid. Must have an unweighted 3.5 GPA or better and family income must not exceed $45,000. August 4 – 14, 2017. Deadline: 2/24/17. More info and application: http://www.princeton.edu/sjp/. (VICCI/SU)
http://www.princeton.edu/sjp/All expenses paid.2/16/17egl
JournalismAcademicASIAN AMERICAN JOURNALISTS ASS0CIATION/AAJA (George Washington Univ, Wash.DC)Washington, DC     (George Washington Univ.) 20163/12/2017
ASIAN AMERICAN JOURNALISTS ASSOCIATION/AAJA: Free Camp for HS Journalists: JCamp is a 6-day intensive journalism training for students grades 9-11. Students learn from professional journalists and get hands-on training in writing, photography, TV broadcasting, online media, and reporting. Not limited to Asian American students. All expenses paid. 2016 Location: Temple University School of Media and Communication, Philadelphia, PA. Dates: 7/22-7/27. Apply online. Letter of recommendation required. Info and Application: http://www.aaja.org/jcamp2016/. DEADLINE 3/12/17 11:59 pm. (VICCI/SU)  
http://www.aaja.org/jcamp2016/All expenses paid.2/16/17egl
Law EnforcementInternshipSF POLICE ACTIVITIES LEAGUE (PAL) SF4/1/2016
SF POLICE ACTIVITIES LEAGUE (PAL) Summer Cadet Academy & Law Enforcement Internship Program: Intensive 4-week summer law enforcement program (6/13- 7/9/16, M-F 9a-3p). Must be between ages 14-20, reside or attend school in San Francisco, be enrolled in high school or college, have and maintain a 2.0 GPA and pass a SFPD criminal history background check. Graduates are awarded internships at SFPD stations (Year-Round).  Info sessions 3/13 & 19/2016. Cost: $450 uniform/admin fee. Application online: http://www.sfpal.org/programs/cadets/. (VICCI/SU)
http://www.sfpal.org/programs/cadets/$450 uniform/admin fee2/14/16 kl
Leadership DevelopmentAcademicCAMINOS AL FUTURO (Washington DC)Washington, D.C.3/1/2016
CAMINOS AL FUTURO: Full scholarship summer program at George Washington Univ. (DC) July 3-22, 2016, that engages high-achieving juniors (rising seniors) from U.S. high schools in a residential academic leadership development program. Program seeks to cultivate leadership potential and scholarship in students who desire to shape issues impacting Hispanic and Latino communities. Cross disciplinary courses, meetings with leaders and policy makers, college admissions prep and more. Selective admission based on academic performance and record of service and leadership with Hispanic or Latino communities. Deadline: March 1, 2016. Info and application: http://summer.gwu.edu/caminos. (VICCI/SU)
http://summer.gwu.edu/caminosFull Scholarship2/15/16 kl
ASIAN PACIFIC ISLANDER LEGAL OUTREACH (APILO)-YOUTH ADVISORY COUNCIL: Stop domestic and dating violence. Spread awareness of API community issues. Earn stipends. Interested in joining? Email yac@apilegaloutreach.org. More info: http://www.apilegaloutreach.org/our-work/youth-advisory-council/. (VICCI/SU)
http://www.apilegaloutreach.org/our-work/youth-advisory-council/Paid1/28/16 kl
LeadershipLeadership ConferenceBEZOS SCHOLARS PROGRAM (Colorado)ColoradoFeb
The Bezos Scholars Program @ the Aspen Institute is a year-long leadership development program for public high school juniors and educators which begins with an all-expenses-paid scholarship to attend the Aspen Ideas Festival and inspires high school juniors and educators to put their passion into action. Every year 30 top candidates are selected from ambitious students and educators who bring energy, excellence and a desire to create positive change in their community. Criteria: score exceptionally well on PSAT/SAT/ACT with GPA 3.5 or higher. See VICCI rm 116 for more info or http://www.bezosfamilyfoundation.org/scholars. (sch/pj)
http://www.bezosfamilyfoundation.org/scholarsFree 2/16/17egl
Chicano, LeadershipLeadershipCLYLP-CHICANO LATINO YOUTH LEADERSHIP PROJECT (Sacramento, SFBay Area)Sacramento & Bay Area3/23/2016
CHICANO LATINO YOUTH LEADERSHIP PROJECT (CLYLP): Two all-expenses-paid leadership programs. 1) Sacramento Leadership Conference: Week-long summer leadership conference for current 10th & 11th grade students. July 16-July 23, 2016. Held at CSU Sacramento. 2) Bay Area Institute: Three-day leadership institute for current 10th & 11th grade students. June 24-26, 2016. Housed at UC Berkeley. Letter of recommendation required. Info: applications@clylp.org. Info & Application for both programs at http://clylp.org/ and http://clylp.org/programs/high-school-program-application/. Deadline: 3/23/2016 by 11:59 pm. (VICCI/SU)
http://clylp.org/programs/high-school-program-application/All expenses paid.1/10/16 kl
Leadership, Job SkillsPaid Counselor in Training ProgramMYEEP-MAYOR’S YOUTH EMPLOYMENT EDUCATION PROGRAM, CIT PROGRAM (SF)SFApplication avail in March 2016
MYEEP (MAYOR’S YOUTH EMPLOYMENT EDUCATION PROGRAM) CIT PROGRAM: As a CIT you will work with a MYEEP agency Coordinator to run job-skill development workshops, attend CIT workshops and field trips to colleges/conferences focused on your growth. Must be resident of SF, currently in grade 9, 10 or 11, have minimum 2.5 GPA, legally able to work in US and get work permit, commit to full participation from June 2015–June 2016. Info: contact Hope Lehman (415) 202-7945 hope@myeep.org. Application in VICCI Center, Rm. 116. Turn in application in person. Deadline: 4/10/2015. http://www.myeep.org/programs/cit-program/. (VICCI/SU)
http://www.myeep.org/programs/cit-program/Paid2/14/16 kl
LeadershipPaid Leadership ProgramYOUTH LEAD/PACIFIC LEADERSHIP INSTITUTE/SFSUSFPrevious deadline: 5/4/2015
YOUTH LEAD/PACIFIC LEADERSHIP INSTITUTE/SFSU: A 10-week program to help youth (ages 15-18) excel as leaders and young professionals through a combination of paid work experience, outdoor opportunities, leadership training, and professional development. 2015 pay: $12.50/hr. Participants need to be able to work between 8am-4pm. 2015 Training dates: 6/7, 6/13, and 6/14. Program dates: Mid June-August 2015. Info: 415-338-6883 or ian@pliprograms.org, rosy@pliprograms.org. Info & application: http://www.pliprograms.org/index.php/programs/youth-lead. (VICCI/SU)
http://www.pliprograms.org/index.php/programs/youth-leadPaid2/14/16 kl
LeadershipWorkshop/SeminarNATIONAL TEEN LEADERSHIP PROGRAM (Sacramento, Orange County)Sacramento; Orange CountyDiscount before Dec 31, 2015, final deadline unknown.
NATIONAL TEEN LEADERSHIP PROGRAM: 3-day summer leadership program for high school students at Sacramento State or Chapman (Orange, CA) Universities. Leadership, teamwork, diversity, esteem-building and motivational seminars and experiences; July 8-10, 2016– So Cal (Chapman), OR July 29-31, 2016– Nor Cal. $449 plus transportation, discounts avail. Apply online: http://www.ntlp.org/about-us/. Deadline: before 12/31/2015 for $100 discount, or $100 deposit for $399 rate. (VICCI/sp)
www.ntlp.org/about-us/$449,plus  transport. Discounts before 3/31/15.Commn'ty fundraising info provided11/11/15 vf
Leadership, medicine, education, arts, engineering, law, etc.ConferenceNATIONAL STUDENT LEADERSHIP CONFERENCE (Locations vary, include Berkeley, CA)Various, including Berkeley, CA3/18/2016 for Fin. Aid, otherwise rolling
NATIONAL STUDENT LEADERSHIP CONFERENCE: Leadership, medicine, education, arts, engineering, law, etc. 6 to 18 day summer programs between June 19-Aug 9, 2016, in medicine, education, arts, engineering, law and many other career fields. Held on various US college campuses including UC Berkeley. Cost depends on length and location of program. $2295 – 4995 domestic. Scholarships available. Teacher or counselor recommendation required. Rolling admissions deadlines, apply asap. Deadline: 3/18/16 for Fin.Aid, otherwise rolling. Call: 800-994-6752. Website: http://www.nslcleaders.org/. (VICCI/SU)
http://www.nslcleaders.org/YESYes. Application due 3/18/161/31/16 kl
Career Skills
Internship + expense paid conference in DCBANK OF AMERICA STUDENT LEADERS AWARD (local, Wash.DC)local, Washington, DCJan
BANK OF AMERICA STUDENT LEADERS: 8-week paid internship for current juniors and seniors at a local nonprofit organization, and a week-long all-expenses-paid Student Leadership Summit in Washington, D.C., Summer 2016. July 9-14, 2017. Application deadline January 2017. For details: http://www.bankofamerica.com/studentleaders. (VICCI/SU)
LeadershipLeadship AcademyMERCY COLLEGE SCHOOL OF BUSINESS (Dobbs Ferry, NY)Dobbs Ferry, NYNo 2016 Deadline info online.Rolling?
MERCY COLLEGE SCHOOL OF BUSINESS: Four one-week summer sessions between 6/12 & 7/30/2016 for rising seniors in Dobbs Ferry, NY. Learn leadership lessons from top business faculty, visit Fortune 500 companies. Free tuition and board, $190 food charge & provide own transport. Students must be nominated by Counselor. Prefer GPAs above 90, but value demonstrated leadership and public speaking skills even more. For more info, email: LeadershipAcademy@mercy.edu or call (914) 674-7482. For online app: https://www.mercy.edu/business/leadership/academy. No 2016 deadline listed online. (VICCI/SU)
https://www.mercy.edu/business/leadership/academyfree tuition & housing, pay $190 food +transport 11/30/15 vf
LeadershipLeadership & ServiceOUTWARD BOUND CALIFORNIA/Youth Leadership Corps (SF)SF3/15/2017
OUTWARD BOUND CALIFORNIA/Youth Leadership Corps: A one-year leadership and service focused program starting out with a 12-day expedition including rock climbing, backpacking, camping, navigation and a unique solo experience in the Sierra Nevada Mountains and continuing with monthly meetings and service projects in the Bay Area. For Bay Area high school students. Accepted students receive full scholarship with all gear included. Expedition trip: Aug 5-8. Monthly Meetings: the 2nd Sunday of every month starting 9/2017. Deadline: 3/15/2017. For more information: Contact Caitlin Brown and Jason Schmidt at 415-933-0566 or ylc@outwardboundcalifornia.org. Info and application: http://outwardboundcalifornia.org/discover/programs/bay-area-youth-leadership-corps/ (VICCI/SU)
http://outwardboundcalifornia.org/discover/programs/bay-area-youth-leadership-corps/Full scholarship2/16/17egl
LeadershipInternship & Service LGBTQQ youth & alliesSEQUOIA LEADERSHIP INSTITUTE (SF)SFCall/email for 2016 info.
2015 Info session: 2/27/2015

SEQUOIA LEADERSHIP INSTITUTE: Paid internship. Earn money, create youth projects, build leadership skills. Attend an info session: Friday 2/27/2015 from 5pm-7pm at Lyric House, 127 Collingwood Street, 94114. Interns should be able to obtain a school work permit. Have flexible afterschool schedules, be an LGBTQQ youth or an ally. Ages 14-18, all welcomed. Call 415-703-6150 or email leadership@lyric.org to check on 2016 dates. Website: http://lyric.org/. Put in bulletin by Mr. Schmidt 2015.
http://lyric.org/Paid2/15/16 kl
College Prep
Leadership/College PrepSMITHSONIAN LATINO CENTER/YOUNG AMBASSADORS PROGRAM (Washington, DC)Washington, D.C.4/4/2016
SMITHSONIAN LATINO CENTER YOUNG AMBASSADORS PROGRAM: For seniors graduating 2016 with commitment to the arts, sciences, or humanities as it pertains to Latino communities. Selected students participate in a weeklong all-expenses paid seminar in Washington D.C. (June 19-26, 2016) followed by a four-week internship in a museum or cultural center including The Tech Museum, San Jose, CA (July 5-August 1, 2016.) Upon completion of 5-week program, students will receive $2000 for college tuition. Check website for eligibility requirements & application details. Deadline 4/4/16. More info at http://www.latino.si.edu/Education/YAP. (VICCI/SU)
www.latino.si.edu/Education/YAPPaid2/15/16 kl
LeadershipLeadership ConferenceYOUTH LEADERSHIP CONFERENCE ON ASIAN & PACIFIC ISLANDER HEALTH (Palo Alto, CA)Palo Alto, CA 11:55 pm (PST)    4/1/2016
YOUTH LEADERSHIP CONFERENCE ON ASIAN & PACIFIC ISLANDER HEALTH: This is a 4-day conference at Stanford University for all high school students and 2016 grads. Leading medical experts, professors, and policymakers will speak on issues of Asian and Pacific Islander health. Participants will gain leadership skills through various workshops and apply these skills to an outreach planning simulation. Takes place August 3-6, 2016. $450 fee includes housing and meals. Financial aid available. Letter of recommendation required. Questions? Email youthleadership@stanford.edu. Apply online. http://www.stanfordylc.org. DEADLINE: 4/1/2016 by 11:55 pm (PST). (VICCI/SU)
http://www.stanfordylc.org$450Yes2/15/16 kl
Life Skills/Young WomenCollege & Careers, Arts(creative writing & speaking)OASIS FOR GIRLS (1091 Mission St, SF)1091 Mission St., SF 941035/13/2016, 5pm. for Summer '16
OASIS for GIRLS SPRINGBOARD SERIES: Free program for young women of color ages 14-17 from under-resourced communities. Programs: RISE--Life Skills (explores identities, social justice, emotional health needs), CREATE--Arts Education (creative writing, music recording, performance. Partners with Writers Corps), and ENVISION (job readiness skills, college prep and career exploration). 2-4 hrs/day, in 8-12 week sessions. Participants earn $300-$500 upon completion. More info and application online at http://www.sfoasis.org/. Questions: Call 415-701-7991. DEADLINE 5/13/16, 5pm for Summer. (VICCI/SU)
http://sfoasis.org/Free4/14/16 vsl
LGBTQ, RadioFree classesOUTLOUD RADIO/LGBTQ Youth Podcast now Youth Radio (Oakland, CA)Oakland, CArolling,no summer programs listed
OUTLOUD RADIO/LGBTQ Youth Podcast (now Youth Radio): OutLoud Radio is now a part of Youth Radio in Oakland, and there is no paid internship. Youth Radio offers free quarterly classes and takes applications on a rolling basis. 250 jobs for low-income youth created each year.  See website for more information. https://youthradio.org/. (VICCI/SU)
https://youthradio.org/Free12/7/15 vf
Math, ScienceAcademic COSMOS-CA State Summer School for Mathematics & Science (UC Davis, UC Irvine, UC San Diego & UC Santa Cruz)UC Davis, UC Irvine, UC San Diego & UC Santa Cruz2/19/2016
COSMOS (CA State Summer School for Mathematics & Science): 4-week residential program for students who have demonstrated an aptitude for academic and professional careers in science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) subjects. Students work with renowned faculty, researchers and scientists in state-of-the-art facilities. Open to students completing grades 8-12. UC Irvine: July 10- August 5, 2016; UC Davis, UC Irvine, UC Santa Cruz, and UC San Diego: July 10 - August 6, 2016. Tuition: $3400 +$30 application fee. Financial Aid available. Selection competitive. Deadline: Feb. 19, 2016. Apply to ONE campus online: https://cosmos-ucop.ucdavis.edu/. (VICCI/SU)
https://cosmos-ucop.ucdavis.edu/$30 application fee. Tuition: $3400Full and partial aid available. Deadline: 2/19/20162/15/16 kl
Math, ScienceAcademicSMASH-Summer Math & Science Honors Academy (UCBerkeley, Stanford)UC Berkeley, Stanford, Register by 2/15/2016 (or 2/22-conflicting info). Appl. Due by March 1, 2016
SMASH (Summer Math & Science Honors Academy: A free 3-year, 5-week summer math and science enrichment program for low-income students of color (UC Berkeley 6/18-7/23/2016; Stanford 6/25-7/30/2016). Must be in 9th grade at time of application. Deadlines: Register by Feb. 15, 2016 (or 2/22- conflicting info.) Submit application by 3/1/2016. More info & application at http://www.lpfi.org/smash/. (VICCI/SU)
http://www.lpfi.org/smash/Free2/8/16 kl
MediaMedia InternshipEMMA L. BOWEN FOUNDATION (SF Area)SF area3/1/2016
EMMA L. BOWEN FOUNDATION: Multi-year paid internships beginning summer 2016 for minority high school seniors interested in pursuing a career in the media industry. Program includes work experience, mentoring, and financial assistance. Employer will also match dollars towards college expenses. Location: San Francisco area. Must have at least a 3.0 G.P.A. and be a U.S. citizen or a legal resident. Info and extensive application online: http://www.emmabowenfoundation.com/. Deadline: 3/1/2016. (VICCI/SU)
http://www.emmabowenfoundation.com/Paid2/15/16 kl
Medical ResearchMedicine/ResearchSIMR-STANFORD INSTITUTES OF MEDICINE SUMMER RESEARCH PROGRAM (Palo Alto)Palo Alto2/20/2016
STANFORD INSTITUTES OF MEDICINE SUMMER RESEARCH PROGRAM (SIMR): Eight week research program of hands-on research in various fields of medicine (Immunology, Cancer, Cardiovascular, Stem
Cell/Regenerative Medicine, Neuroscience, Genetics, Bioinformatics and Bioengineering) at Stanford University. June 13- Aug 4, 2016. Current juniors and seniors eligible. Housing not provided. Recommendation required. Students receive stipend of $500-$1500. $40 application fee. Deadline: February 20, 2016. Info and application: http://simr.stanford.edu/ (VICCI/SU)
http://simr.stanford.edu/$40 app. fee.  
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Medical, Patient Services, VolunteerVolunteerUCSF CHILDREN’S HOSPITAL SUMMER VOLUNTEER PROGRAMSan Franciscocall for infoUCSF BENIOFF CHILDREN’S HOSPITAL VOLUNTEER SUMMER STUDENT PROGRAM: Make a difference while learning valuable job skills at UCSF; Must be high school students aged 16 - 18, able to serve one three-hour shift on the same day each week for 8 weeks; For application information, contact Volunteer Services at (415) 502-9888 or volunteer@ucsf.edu. https://www.ucsfbenioffchildrens.org/about/volunteering/summer/. (VICCI/SU) https://www.ucsfbenioffchildrens.org/about/volunteering/summer/2/8/16 kl
CampSTANFORD SPORTS MEDICINE CAMP (Palo Alto)Palo Alto6/1/2016 or when full
STANFORD SPORTS MEDICINE CAMP, Stanford Univ. Athletic Training Ctr, Palo Alto, CA: Four-day camps on Stanford campus, featuring hands-on instruction of topics from sports medicine basics to cutting edge approaches to injury prevention, rehabilitation, and athletic performance. For high school students (incl incoming freshmen & outgoing seniors) interested in sports medicine and athletic training careers. Basic Camp: June 11-14, $495 fee; Advanced June 15-18, 2016. $595 fee. Combine camps, $1000 (does not include housing, food, transportation). Deadline: 6/1/16 or when full. Info, email camp director Lee Martin: leem@stanford.edu.  Details and registration online. http://www.stanfordsportsmedicine.com/summer-camp. (VICCI/SU)
http://www.stanfordsportsmedicine.com/summer-camp$495?2/15/16 kl
Medicine, Women, EngineeringJob skills EventPOP-PERRY OUTREACH PROGRAM (SF)SFNo local programs through May 2016.
PERRY OUTREACH PROGRAM (POP): Program to inspire young women to be leaders in fields of Orthopedic Surgery and Engineering. Program accepts 40 participants, with waitlist of 5-10 students. Repeat applicants receive admissions priority. Free, one day program. No local programs through May 2016. Check website for updates. http://perryinitiative.org/programs/student-online-application/. (VICCI/SU)
http://perryinitiative.org/programs/student-online-application/free 1-day programs2/8/16 kl
MusicMusicCSU STANISLAUS SUMMER MUSIC PROGRAM (CSU Stanislaus)CSU Stanislausearly bird discounted registration due by 5/15/2016; regular due by 6/1/2016
CSU STANISLAUS SUMMER MUSIC PROGRAM: Senior Camp (Gr. 9-12) is open to all band, orchestra, choral, and piano students who have played at least 2 years. A variety of musical and musical theatre electives are offered (e.g. composition, song writing, drumming, recording and production, choreography, stage movement, acting, etc.) Dates: June 19-25, 2016. Cost: $565 by 5/15/16, $590 after. Discount available for applying early. Limited scholarships available. Deadlines: 4/1/16 (scholarship); 5/15/16 (early); 6/1/16 (reg). Details at https://www.csustan.edu/summer-music. (VICCI/SU)
https://www.csustan.edu/summer-music$565 early, $590 after 5/15/16. Limited scholarships available, due 4/1/20162/15/16 kl
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MusicMusicSAN JOSE STATE UNIVERSITY/Summer Music Camp (San Jose State Univ)San Jose6/1/2016
SAN JOSE STATE UNIVERSITY/Summer Music Camp: “Summer in the City” music camp from 6/19– 6/25/16. Grades 9 -12. Tuition will differ depending on whether you reside on campus ($720) or commute ($480). $100 non-refundable deposit applied to tuition. Financial aid available. Deadline June 1, 2016. Students should have at least one year experience on their instrument prior to attending camp. Info and application: http://www.sjsu.edu/music/discovering_music/summer_in_the_city/. (VICCI/SU)
http://www.sjsu.edu/music/discovering_music/summer_in_the_city/Fee ($100 non-refundable applied to tuition.)some2/15/16 kl
MusicMusicSTANFORD JAZZ WORKSHOP (Palo Alto, CA)Palo Alto, CA$50 off if apply by Feb 1, 2016. Fin Aid Deadline 3/1/2016.
STANFORD JAZZ WORKSHOP: Jazz camp for age 12-17. Two Sessions:  Session #1: 7/17 - 7/22/16. Session #2: 7/24 - 7/29/16. Tuition: $1,350. Housing & meals: $940. Scholarships available. Sign up now.  Financial Aid application must be received by 3/1/2016.  Info: https://stanfordjazz.org/more-info/jazz-camp/.  Apply online: https://registration.stanfordjazz.org/. (VICCI/SU)
https://stanfordjazz.org/more-info/jazz-camp/Tuition: $1,350. Housing & meals: $940.Scholarship available. 3/1 deadline.2/15/16 kl
MusicMusic UNIVERSITY OF THE PACIFIC, PACIFIC MUSIC CAMP (Stockton, CA)Stockton, CADiscounted registration application due 5/6/2016 for Jazz & Music Business, other camps 5/13/2016
UNIVERSITY OF THE PACIFIC, PACIFIC MUSIC CAMP: Stockton, CA. 2016 dates:  Brubeck Institute Jazz Camp, June 12-18 (grades 8-12). Pacific Music Business Camp, June 12-18 (grades 9-12). Junior Band & Orchestra Camp, July 10-16 (grades 5-8). Senior Band, Orchestra, Choir Camp, July 17-23 (grades 8-12). Senior Piano Camp, July 17-23 (grades 9-12).  Must have two years’ experience on your instrument for performance camps. Cost varies by camp and residence: about $645-$845, if $100 deposit paid by May deadlines. Limited partial scholarships and financial aid available.  Deadlines: Financial Aid – April 1, 2016;  Scholarship (with recording) -- May 6 or 13, 2016 depending on program. Register online: http://www.pacific.edu/Academics/Schools-and-Colleges/Conservatory-of-Music/Community/Summer-Programs.html. (VICCI/SU)
http://www.pacific.edu/Academics/Schools-and-Colleges/Conservatory-of-Music/Community/Summer-Programs.html$645/$845Application due 4/1/162/15/16 kl
MusicMusicLAFAYETTE SUMMER JAZZ WORKSHOP (Lafayette, CA)Lafayette, CA3/1/2016
for best discount

LAFAYETTE SUMMER JAZZ WORKSHOP: July 31 -August 5, 2016. Full week of master classes, music theory, jam sessions, and combos. Lunch and snacks included. Pickups from BART. COST: Register by March 1st: $610. By May 1st: $630. After May 1st: $650. Limited scholarships available. Application deadline: May 1st, 2016. http://lafayettejazz.wordpress.com. (VICCI/SU)
http://lafayettejazz.wordpress.com/FeeYes. 1/31/16 kl
Performing ArtsArts/PerformingUS PERFORMING ARTS CAMP (Various university locations)various5/1/2016
US PERFORMING ARTS CAMP: Offers theatre, dance and media programs at a variety of sites in CA & US, mainly university campuses. Price varies by program: approx $1250 - $4000, plus transportation & $150 reg fee. Info: http://www.usperformingarts.com/. (VICCI/SU)
http://www.usperformingarts.com/Fees2/15/16 kl
RecreationInternshipWEST SUNSET REC CONNECT (SF)San FranciscoWEST SUNSET REC CONNECT: Working with elementary and middle school students from 6/10 - 7/19/14. Must be available for training and entire 6 weeks of program. http://snbc.org/programs/afterschool-programs/west-sunset-rec-connect. (VICCI/SU)http://snbc.org/programs/afterschool-programs/west-sunset-rec-connect12/12/13 al
ResearchAcademic, Inter-disciplinary MentorshipRMP-UC SANTA BARBARA RESEARCH MENTORSHIP PROGRAM (Santa Barbara, CA)Santa Barbara, CA3/18/2016
UC SANTA BARBARA RESEARCH MENTORSHIP PROGRAM (RMP): Program Dates: June 19-July 30, 2016. A competitive 6-week Summer program for high-achieving current 10th & 11th grade students (3.8 weighted a-g). Students paired with mentor and choose research project from large list of disciplines. Residential & Commuter options. Deadline March 18, 2016. Extensive online application. Email: rmp@summer.ucsb.edu or call 805-893-7053. Info and application: http://summer.ucsb.edu/rmp. (VICCI/SU)
http://summer.ucsb.edu/rmpTuition incl room & board on campus: commuter - $4,400. residential - $10,399full & partial need or merit.4/14/16 el
ScienceScience/JobEXPLORATORIUM EXPLAINERS (SF)SF4/1/2016 - 4/8/2016
One week only

EXPLORATORIUM EXPLAINERS: Paid High School Explainers are hired for a 4-month "semester" working 12-19.5 hrs./ week at the Exploratorium in SF. Explainers learn exhibits, facilitate visitor-exhibit interaction, and support general museum operations. Must be between the ages of 15-18. Paid SF minimum wage. Complete details and application online. Application will be available for one week only: 4/1-4/8/2016 for Summer. http://explainers.exploratorium.edu/highschool/program. (VICCI/SU)
http://explainers.exploratorium.edu/highschool/programPaid SF minimum wage.2/15/16 kl
ScienceResearch/ Paid InternshipCHORI Research Internship Program (Oakland, CA)Oakland, CAFeb 1st, 2016, 4pm PST
CHORI Research Internship Program: Work for stipend ($2500-3600) after school 1 day a week March to June and full time mid-June to mid-August with a scientific mentor on a meaningful project at Children's Hospital Oakland. Open to high school students from dis-advantaged backgrounds, racial and ethnic minorities, and others who are underrepresented in this field with demonstrated interest in biological &/or health sciences. Gain valuable insight into science & health fields! Housing not included. Go to http://www.chori.org/Education/Summer_Internship_Program/summer_research_home.html.
DEADLINE 2/1/2016
http://www.chori.org/Education/Summer_Internship_Program/summer_research_home.htmlPaid stipend ($2500-3600)2/15/16 kl
Science, EngineeringScience & Engineering/AcademicSMITH COLLEGE/SUMMER SCIENCE AND ENGINEERING PROGRAM (Northampton, MA)Massachusetts5/1/2016
SMITH COLLEGE/SUMMER SCIENCE AND ENGINEERING PROGRAM: Northampton, MA. Four-week residential program for girls entering grades 9 - 12 in fall 2016. Students will do hands-on research with Smith faculty in the life and physical sciences and in engineering. July 10 – August 6, 2016. Cost: $5,500 (includes $1,000 nonrefundable deposit). Financial aid available, application due 3/1/16. Non-aid discount if pay in full by 4/1/16. Deadline 5/1/16. Info and application: http://www.smith.edu/summer/programs_ssep.php. (VICCI/SU)
http://www.smith.edu/summer/programs_ssep.phpFeeFinancial aid application due 3/1/162/15/16 kl
Science AcademicLAWRENCE HALL OF SCIENCE/ SUMMER CAMPS (Berkeley, Bodega Bay)Berkeley & Bodega BayApply now starting Feb 18, 2016 (members), Feb 25 (general.) Fin Aid applic due by Mar. 18, 2016.
LAWRENCE HALL OF SCIENCE / SUMMER CAMPS: 1- week camp for students entering 9-12 grade. Check website for listing, dates, times & fees. Structural Design day camp at UC Berkeley & Marine Research overnight camp at Bodega Bay. Register online now. Cost: $600 - $1400. Fin. Aid application due by 3/18/2016. http://www.lawrencehallofscience.org/visit/camps_and_classes/summer_camps. (VICCI/SU)
http://www.lawrencehallofscience.org/visit/camps_and_classes/summer_camps$600 - 1,400Financial aid application due 3/18/16 2/15/16 kl
Science/EngineeringAcademic/InternshipRISE-Raising Interest in Science & Engineering/Stanford Univ. (Palo Alto, CA)Palo Alto, CA2/16/2016
RISE (Raising Interest in Science & Engineering)/Stanford Univ.: Seven-week program for under-represented minority and low income students interested in science, engineering, math, and computer science. Time spent doing research in a lab under supervision of a mentor (4 days/week) and doing group activities with other summer interns (1 day/week). June 15 -Aug. 3, 2016. $2500 stipend. Rising sophomore, junior or senior eligible. Student must have at least a 3.5 GPA and be 16 years old by 6/15/16. Most applicants will be nominated by a science teacher or their principal. However, if you meet the eligibility requirements and wish to apply, send your first and last name, the name of your school and your email address to Maiken Bruhis at lilley@stanford.edu . Deadline: Feb. 16, 2016 http://oso.stanford.edu/programs/39-rise-summer-internship-program. (VICCI/SU)
http://oso.stanford.edu/programs/39-rise-summer-internship-programStipend, $2500Stipend, $25002/15/16 kl
Science/MedicineAcademicROSETTA INSTITUTE OF BIOMEDICAL RESEARCH (UCBerkeley, UC San Diego)UC Berkeley & UC San Diego3/15/2016 for scholarships
ROSETTA INSTITUTE OF BIOMEDICAL RESEARCH: Two-week summer workshops in Molecular Biology of Cancer, Molecular Neuroscience, Molecular Immunology for students interested in a career in medicine and other related fields. Must be 14-18 years of age and have previously taken high school biology. Held at UC Berkeley and UC San Diego. See website for dates (between 6/5 & 8/13). Cost: $3280 (residential fee), $1980 (non-residential fee, limited.) Apply by 3/15/2016 for limited scholarships available for students from disadvantaged backgrounds. Info: http://www.rosettainstitute.org/#!biomedical-summer-camps/crty. (VICCI/SU)
http://www.rosettainstitute.org/#!biomedical-summer-camps/crty$3280 (residential fee). $1980 (non-residential fee, limited)Four scholarships (no travel) available to students from disadvantaged backgrounds.2/15/16 kl
Science, ResearchResearchTHE JACKSON LABORATORY SSP/ Student Summer Program (Bar Harbor, ME & Farmington, CT)Bar Harbor, ME & Farmington,
THE JACKSON LABORATORY / Student Summer Program (SSP): A 10-week research internship in genetics and genomics open to current juniors & seniors. Check website for specific eligibility rules. Internships offered at The Jackson Laboratory (Bar Harbor, Maine), and Jackson Laboratory for Genomic Medicine (Farmington, CT). Conduct independent research as part of lab team. Interns receive stipend ($4750), full room & board, & round trip travel from home to the Laboratory. Apply online by February 2, 2016. https://www.jax.org/education-and-learning/high-school-students-and-undergraduates/learn-earn-and-explore. (VICCI/SU)
https://www.jax.org/education-and-learning/high-school-students-and-undergraduates/learn-earn-and-explorePaidStipend $4750 + room, board & travel to lab2/15/16 kl
Science, ResearchResearchWEIZMANN INSTITUE OF SCIENCE/Dr. Bessie Lawrence International Summer Science Institute (Israel)Israel3/1/2017
WEIZMANN INSTITUE OF SCIENCE/Dr. Bessie Lawrence International Summer Science Institute: Science research program for US high school graduating seniors (joining students from all over the world) in Rehovot, Israel. July 2 to July 30, 2017.  Open to students of all religious and cultural backgrounds. Participants receive full scholarship, including airfare. Application request online.  For information contact US coordinator Rebecca Serber:  RebeccaS@acwis.org. Website: http://davidson.weizmann.ac.il/en/issi. (VICCI/SU)
http://davidson.weizmann.ac.il/en/issiFull, including airfare.2/16/17egl
Science/Biology & Natural SciencesResearch Davis, CA3/17/2016UC DAVIS YOUNG SCHOLARS PROGRAM: June 19- July 30, 2016. Research in biology and natural sciences for sophomores and juniors. Residential program. Cost for the 6 weeks program is $6200 and includes room and board, all activities and university credit. Need based financial aid available. Deadline March 17, 2016. Contact: http://ysp.ucdavis.edu/ or 530-752-0622. (VICCI/SU)http://ysp.ucdavis.edu$6,200need based2/15/16 kl
Science/Botany/Horticulture/GardeningVolunteer DocentS.F. CONSERVATORY OF FLOWERS Youth Volunteer (SF Golden Gate Park)SF/Golden Gate ParkOngoing
S.F. CONSERVATORY OF FLOWERS Youth Volunteer: In Golden Gate Park. Students age 16 and up can be volunteer Special Exhibit Docents during the summer. Docents educate visitors on the plants and features of current special exhibits. Must commit to 10 shifts during the summer (10:00-1:00 or 1:00-4:00 Tues - Sunday.) More info on how to apply: http://www.conservatoryofflowers.org/support/volunteer. (VICCI/SU)
http://www.conservatoryofflowers.org/support/volunteer2/15/16 kl

PROJECT S.E.E.D: (SUMMER EDUCATIONAL EXPERIENCE FOR THE DISADVANTAGED/Bay Area): Paid 9- week summer internship in scientific research. Main requirements: student must be from low income family, have completed a year-long course in chemistry and be at least 16 years old. Students can re-apply for a 2nd year. Paid $2,500-$3,000. Applications only available in the VICCI Center, Rm. 116. Deadline: 4/16/16, Attn Elaine Yamaguchi. (VICCI/SU)
Paid $2,500-$3,000.4/7/2016
ARTHRITIS FOUNDATION SUMMER SCIENCE PROGRAM: Eight week paid internship to work in research or clinical laboratories at UCSF and Stanford, mentored by researchers in the fields of rheumatology & immunology, with a focus on arthritis and related autoimmune diseases. $1500 stipend. Open to juniors and seniors. Must be 17 by June 1, 2016. No housing or transportation. Program runs June 13 to Aug. 4, 2016. Apply online. Recommendations required. Deadline: Feb. 20, 2016 by 11:59 pm PST. Info and application: http://www.summerscienceinternship.kintera.org. (VICCI/SU)
http://www.summerscienceinternship.kintera.org$1500 stipend1/28/16 kl