OPPORTUNITIES:


ASSE International Student Exchange Program: www.asse.com. 1-800-333-3802 x 219. Info in Guidance Office.

Baldwin Wallace Honors Camp - For rising Juniors '17 & Seniors '16, apply by May 1, 2015 for priority admission & scholarships. $500 4-night campus stay, or $425 for commuters (includes all food, entrance to special events, activities, etc.) For more info. go to www.bw.edu/experience-honors/

Carnegie Mellon-Summer Pre-College Programs,visit. admission.enrollment.cmu.edu/pages/pre-college. Students can explore a discipline within their College of Fine Arts in order to determine their level of interest for future study at the college level. (1.Architecture 2.Art 3. Design 4.Drama 5. Music 6. Advanced Placement/Early Action 7. Game Academy) Students must be 16 and have completed 10th grade before the start of the program to reside in university housing.Call 412-268-2082 for more information.

Camp Gannon Criminal Investigators - Overnight Residence Camp (housing and meals included) Gannon University/Forensic Investigation Center - Investment: $699. July 26 - 31, Ages 15 - 18. Register today at gannon.edu/campgannon. Registration Closes: July 1.

Camp Gannon Summer School of Excellence - Program for students entering their junior or senior year (2016-17). Two weeks of intensive laboratory and field site study in the life sciences. Work aboard Gannon University's research vessel, the Environaut, while studying Lake Erie and Presque Isle Bay in addition to gaining hands-on experience in Gannon's Patient Simulation Center. July 5-8, 11-15. 9 a.m. - 4 p.m. Investment: Free, Registration closes June 17th. Register today at gannon.edu/campgannon.

Cornell University Summer College -www.summercollege.cornell.edu. Choose from many programs. Want to know more? Visit www.summercollege.cornell.edu or call 607-255-6203

Criminal Investigator's Camp-open to students entering their Junior year and Seniors-June 23 through June 28. To register:www.investigatingtowin.com/register. Only 30 seats available and they will fill up fast!

Daniel Fox Youth Scholars Institute @ Lebanon Valley College/101 North College Avenue, Annville, Pa 17003 / www.lvc.edu/youth-scholars. For 9th, 10th or 11th grade students to complete challenging academic activities, learn about career opportunities and develop skills for college life. Contact Lou Manza @ 717-867-6193.

Edinboro University Great Scots Summer Camps - A variety of different overnight and day camps are available. All camps take place at Edinboro University. Register at www.edinboro.edu/camps.

Edinboro University -Power Systems Institute -Come for an information session on Saturday, Feb. 7, 2015 10 a.m. - noon,

Edinboro University School of Business Summer Business Academy - The Academy will be held at the Edinboro University campus July 12 through July 16, 2015. Participants will be young leaders with an interest in business careers who are completing the 8th, 9th or 10th grades. Please see the Guidance office to pick up an application. Deadline for submitting applications is April 17, 2015.

Edinboro University-Summer Academy for Underrepresented Women in Math and Science: Young women who have just completed 8th or 9th grades that have an interest in pursuing a career in math and science. 814-732-2400 or e-mail at ohlerd@edinboro.edu or watsonk@edinboro.edu. Info also available in the High School Guidance Office.

EMS Camp through EmergyCare- For young people ages 14-17 about the exciting, fast paced world of Emergency Medical Services.June 26-July 1st, 2016. 6 Days/5 Nights of Allegheny College's campus.814-870-1040 or jkifer@emergycare.org.

EMS Camp-www.emergycare.org/education-June 28-July 3, 2015.

Erie Zoo summer volunteer!!! www.eriezoo.org/Heather Gula is the volunteer coordinator 814-864-4091 x 223 hgula@eriezoo.org.

Forensic Science Summer Camp - This camp offers lectures and hands-on activities at a college level presented by Mercyhurst University faculty. Open to students ages 15-18 - July 20-24, 2015/ 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Registration: Visit mercyhurst.edu/summer-camps to register. Registration deadline is June 30.

Gannon University Spring College Fair - This will be held on Tuesday, May 10, 2016. Representatives from over 50 colleges and universities will be present at the Gannon University Hammermill Center from 6:30 - 8:00 PM.

Gannon University Summer Camps! To register: www.gannon.edu/camps. For more info on Erie-GAINS scholarships: montevec001@gannon.edu.

Gannon Regional Summer School of Excellence: free two week program:opportunity to experience different professions within the environmental health sciences. Lunch provided in Gannon cafe daily. Lectures, labs and field trips! Apps available online @ http://www.iu5.org/sites/programs/Student%20Programs/Pages/RSSE.aspx. Questions? (814) 871-7641. Stanley J. Zagorski/Program Coordinator.

Georgetown University-summer programs for High School students-Go to: scs.georgetown.edu/summerhonors : Five different sessions throughout the summer.

George Washington University- pre college program/summer: 202-994-6360, gwsummer@gwu.edu.

Great Lakes Hospice presents: A Children's Grief Camp: Set Sail into a day of healing. Wednesday, June 15th, 2016 from 9:00 A.M. - 4:30 P.M. at Camp Sherwin at 8600 West Lake Rd. in Lake City, PA. For more information, please contact Cathy McKenzie at 814-877-6527 or mckenzieca@upmc.edu.

Harvard Summer School- Questions? please email them at summer@dcemail.harvard.edu or call at +1- (617) 495-4024. William J. Holinger, Director of Harvard Secondary School Program.

Harvard Summer Institute on College Admissions: Boston, Mass. register online or download a registration form at: www.fas.harvard.edu/~sica.

Houghton College Summer Basketball Camp-Girls and Boys register online at www.houghton.edu/camps.

IU5 Summer Science Offerings: All registrations will be taken by the Organization offering the event. No registrations will be provided through the IU. Please contact the sponsoring organization with any questions. Some events require a fee to be paid in order for the registration to be complete. Your district may or may not pay this fee. Please follow your district's policy. www.iu5.org/sites/sciencerescources for listings.

Juniata College Boy's Basketball Camp- www.juniata.edu/camps/bbteam to register online. (814) 641-3604. Huntington, PA.

LCTI-Lehigh Career & Technical Institute-Offering Adult and Continuing Education courses such as:Professional Trucking, Driver Training, Dump Truck Operators, Heavy Equipment Operators, Logistic and Forklift Safety Training, Electro-Mechanical Mechatronics Technology and Combination Courses. Toll free:1-877-440-7544 or zimmermanr@lcti.org. Randy Zimmerman/Training Coordinator.

Marcellus Camp -July 14-19 for students in 10-12th grade W Mansfield University/sponsored by Penn State-learn about the development of shale gas resources in PA and the career and educational opportunities available after high School!

Mansfield University-The "Young Artist Experience" Art Camp- For young artists between the ages of 12 and 17.1-570-662-4851 camps@mansfield.edu or email Gayle Hill at gayles@ptd.net.

Marcellus Summer Camp -July 14-19 for Students in 10th - 12th 570-662-4808 or marcellus@mansfield.edu.

Mercyhurst Universtiy - Department of Interior Design & Pre-Architecture. Interested students can apply online at http://www.mercyhurst.edu/academics/academic-departments/interior-design.

Mercyhurst University - Fashion Experience, July 13 - 17, 2015 9 a.m. - 3 p.m. - Ages 14 - 18. Explore the world of fashion through creative projects that focus on fashion forecasting, visual merchandising, and styling. Questions? Call or email Abbey Mollo at (814) 824-2339 or amollo@mercyhurst.edu. Register online today at: mercyhurst.edu/summer-camps.

Mercyhurst West/Stepping Stones Program for high school seniors: College level courses for $340.00 with the added incentive of a $4,000 scholarship if they attend West. Call Missy Lang @ (814) 774-0704.

Millcreek Mall Complex - Fashion Advisory Board is being used by the Millcreek Mall to introduce teens to the world of retail, fashion, public relations and marketing. A scholarship program is also in place to provide encouragement toward higher education. Interviews for the FAB program will be conducted at the Millcreek Mall Management Office located near JCPenney's on Sept. 9th from 4 pm to 5 pm. Applications are available in the Guidance Office.

University of Missouri-spend less on curriculum for the summer and next school year. 1-855-256-4975 muhigh.missouri.edu/summer.

National Academy of Engineering through Gannon University: seecs@gannon.edu or www.gannon.edu/seecs or 800-GANNON-U.

National Federation of the Blind-Fall Student Seminar on how to meet others, learn tips on maintaining an independent, active lifestyle. zrb5030@psu.edu

Northwestern Rural Electric Co-operative Association, Inc. - Youth Tour Scholarship - This offers students a week-long tour of Washington D.C. from June 14 - 19. Visit the Youth Tour webpage at: http://www.northwesternrec.com/youth-tour. Deadline for applications is February 16, 2015.

Ohio University Summer High School Honors Academy- Call 1-740-593-1767, or davidson@ohio.edu. Patricia Davidson, Assistant Director.

Pennsylvania Free Enterprise Week-Summer -www.pfew.org for more information or to submit application online. The "Early Bird" application deadline for PFEW 2014 is March 4, 2016 and the Final Deadline is April 8, 2016.
For more information, please contact Amber Goss at 814-833-9576 ext. 6 or at amber@pfew.org.
See the Guidance Counselor for more information.

PA State Police: Youth Week- at York College of PA in York, PA. Cost: $150.00 (*price subject to change) which includes meals, water bottle, ball cap, T-shirt, and shorts. This is paid by the sponsoring post/unit or other civic group and is NON-REFUNDABLE. 717-730-9100 or www.pa-legion.com. Applications also available in guidance office.

Penn State's College of Communications Summer Camps:
Broadcast Journalism Camp, Multimedia Journalism Camp or Film Camp - July 10-15, 2016. For more information, please visit http;//comm.psu.edu/camps. Deadline to apply is March 11, 2016.

Penn State College for kids and teens-814-898-6103 behrend.psu.edu.kids.

Penn State Behrend Minority College Experience and/or Women in Science and Engineering/898-6100.


Applications are now available for the Regional Summer School of Excellence to be held at Gannon University. Please encourage any sophomores and juniors interested in science, biology, etc. to attend! Attached to this email is a copy of the application, a poster, and details on the program (this information can also be found online by clicking here). Hands on camp is a free opportunity.
(Or go to: http://www.iu5.org/sites/programs/Student%20Programs/Pages/RSSE.aspx)
Please feel free to reproduce each/any of the attachments as needed. Applications are due to IU5 by May 24.
If you have any questions regarding the program, please contact Melanie A. Floyd at 814-734-8421.
Thank you!
Melanie A. Floyd
Coordinator for Act 89, Federal Programs, ESL, and Student Programs
Northwest Tri-County Intermediate Unit #5
252 Waterford Street
Edinboro, Pennsylvania 16412
Phone: 814.734.8421
Fax: 814.734.5806


Reynolds Young Writer's Workshop- $1,300. http://reynolds.denison.edu. Questions: reynoldswriting@denison.edu or 740-587-6207 Margot Singer, director.

R.I.T-Competitions and Summer Camp Opportunities for Deaf and Hard-of-hearing Students (each for differing ages from 6th to 12th grades--call for info and details on these programs 585-475-7695 (voice/TTY): Digital Arts, Film and Animation Competition, National Science Fair, Spirit Writing Contest, Tech Girlz/Gech Boyz, African-American, Ltino and Native American students, Explore Your Future, Math Competition.

University of Pittsburgh Summer Opportunities: www.oafa.pitt.edu or 412-624.7717/Deborah A. Rupert.
1. Health Career Scholars Academy-current high school sophomore and juniors (2011-2012 school year): Application deadline is Feb. 412-647-8129. Karen Narkevic/Trisha Alexy

Pratt Institute/Brooklyn, NY/Pre-College Program in Art, Designk Architecture, Creative Writing, Construction Management, or Critical and Visual studies. To register or for more info: preco@pratt.edu or www.pratt.edu/precollege or call 718-636-3453.

SCAD-the University for Creative Careers-Summer opportunities: Visit: scad.edu/summer.

SETON HALL UNIVERSITY-$22,000 PRICE REDUCTION!! Details: www.shu.edu/go/ptr or 1-800-THE-HALL.

Sea Wolves Ambassador Program- sponsored by Gannon University. Students in grades 10-12. Apply online @ seawolves.com. Application deadline is Feb. Questions? Contact Courtney Buchna at courtney@swawolves.come or 814-456-1300.

Shakespeare's Stories-Alan Irvine brings history to life with tales of the people and events of long ago. alanirvine@aol.com .

St. Andrews University Summer- Grades 8-12/www.academiccampNC.org, 1-800-883-4159. $75 discount passes available in the Guidance Office.

St. Vincent Health System-Junior Volunteer Program/application: Deadline for submission is May 3.814-452-5646 Office/Judy Stear/jstear@svhs.org

Summer Institute- Blackwood Campus August 5-8th, 8am to 4:30. www.camdencc.edu

Syracuse University/Summer College for HS Students-summercollege.syr.edu or 315-443-5000 to Binh Huynh/Director of Summer College.

University of Pittsburgh - The Bridge - College Prep & Leadership Academy - A week long summer program for high school leaders. July 10 - 15, 2016 Registration Deadline: June 1, 2016. To register, visit www.thebridge.pitt.edu.

Voice of Democracy Competition and Scholarship - The VFW Post 470 Auxiliary is sponsoring a competition which is available to all students Grades 9 through 12. See your English teacher for more information.

Waldameer Summer Jobs! Visit Waldameer.com and fill out their Online Application.

Washington University in St. Louis-Session A- June, Session B -July. summerexperiences.wustl.edu or contact: 866-209-0691.

Waynesburg CSI Summer Camp:www.waynesburg.edu/web/csicamp or call 1-800-225-7393.
Waynesburg Mock Crime Scene Workshop- Call 1-800-225-7393.
Waynesburg Sports Announcing Camp-724-852-3216.
Wildlife Leadership Academy- ages 14-17 five day summer camps. $500 (scholarships available). Download application at www.PICEweb.org.
Young Writer's Workshop-(Denison University) June 23-20, $1,200, reynoldswriting@denison.edu or 740-587-6207. Deadline to apply: March 1.

Youngstown State University (YSU) - Summer Honors Institute 2016 - June 13-17 (Residential 12-17) Offers gifted and talented students the opportunity to explore and discover new information in a wide range of disciplines. Application packets are available on the Honors Office website at http://web.ysu.edu/gen/ysu/Application m4569.html and are due by March 4, 2016.