• The Counseling Department posts these opportunities as they are received. Many of these

    programs are repeated annually, however parents and students should check with the organization

     directly for the most up to date information. By clicking on any of these links you will be leaving the DASD

    web page.

Opportunity Description Contact
Albright University Summer Fashion Studio Students will explore design concepts, illustration, CAD, and merchandising at Albright. https://www.albright.edu/academic/undergraduate-programs/fashion-and-costume/fashion-events/summer-fashion-studio-albright-college/
Alex's Lemonade Stand Foundation for Childhood Cancer Leadership Academy For current 10th and 11th grade students, this is a free overnight experience at Villanova University. http://www.alexslemonade.org/campaign/student-leadership-academy
Alfred University A variety of summer programs are available including Robotics, Equine Business, Chemistry, Ceramic and Glass Engineering, Creative Writing and Astronomy. https://www.alfred.edu/about/community/summer-camps/
American Legion Keystone Boys State Educational workshop for high school student leaders, athletic team captains, and prominent student organization officers. The focus is an experientially based government exercise which spans the city, county and state levels of involvement. See your counselor to be nominated. http://www.pa-legion.com/programs/student-programs/keystone-boys-state/
American Legion Pennsylvania State Police Youth Week A six-day camp to introduce students to all procedures of law enforcement. This is not a recreational camp – students should be physically fit and have a good academic record. For any female or male student who has completed 10th, 11th or 12th grade. http://www.pa-legion.com
American Scandinavian Student Exchange ASSE organizes student exchange programs between Sweden and the United State. The program has grown to include many other countries. http://www.asse.com
American University School of International Service Community of Scholars – for rising juniors and seniors. Accepted students may study international relations and earn three credits. http://www.american.edu/sis/CommunityofScholars
Babson College Entrepreneurial Experience Course http://www.babson.edu/summerstudy
Banson NYC Fashion Summer Camps For students entering grades 9-12—features the fundamentals of the fashion industry. Day camp and overnight options. https://www.bansonnyc.com/content.html?page=1
Boston University Summer term high school programs for students entering sophomore, junior, or senior year can choose two non-credit seminars and preview college life. http://www.bu.edu/summer/highschool
Carnegie Mellon Pre-College Summer Programs https://apply-precollege.studentaffairs.cmu.edu/apply/
Chester County Economic Development Council STEM Innovation Academies mwalker-smith@ccedcpa.com
Cornell University Precollege Programs for High School Students https://sce.cornell.edu/precollege/program/online
Drexel University Summer Institutes https://drexel.edu/academics/summer/
Drexel University Cybersecurity & Computing & Informatics Camp https://drexel.edu/academics/summer/computing-and-informatics/
Elizabethtown College Entrepreneurship Summer Camp http://www.etowncollegeonline.com/summer2020
Gettysburg College https://www.gettysburg.edu/offices/conference-event-services/summer-programs
Health Professions Institute at Juniata For rising sophomores, juniors and seniors to explore health care topics including Alzheimer’s Research, Genetics/Data Analysis, Cognitive Neuroscience, Food as Science and Environmental Factors & Health Implications. brightc@juniata.edu.
Indiana University of Pennsylvania Summer Honors Program Summer enrichment experience for rising juniors and seniors. http://www.iup.edu/admissions/honors/summer/
International Student Exchange Programs Summer and academic programs in China. http://www.asse.com
Ithaca College Experience Ithaca http://www.ithaca.edu/summercollege
Johns Hopkins Center for Talented Youth Summer programs Connecting Young Thinkers Around the World https://cty.jhu.edu/summer/
Johnson & Wales University Career Explorations – three day summer programs. http://www.jwu.edu
LEAD Summer Business Institute This is an opportunity for juniors with a “B” average or better and combined test scores of at least 100 on the PSAT, 1000 on the SAT (critical reading/math) or 22 on the ACT, who are interested in pursuing a career in the business field. http://www.leadprogram.org
LeadAmerica National High School Leadership Conferences LeadAmerica Conferences offer students a unique college experience during their pre-college years. http://www.lead-america.org