Summer Program
                             Summer  Opportunities:

                                   Missed Opportunities: 
Summer of 2018

*Interior Design Summer Workshop at Ball State:
Attend the 10 day intensive summer youth workshop to experience interior design firsthand. 
When: June 28th- July 7th, 2018
Where: Ball State University, Muncie Indiana
How Much: $1,390. This covers the cost of housing in a campus dorm, 3 meals per day, snacks, a customized course book, drafting supplies/tools, and transportation to field trips in Muncie and Indianapolis. 
For more information, go to: Interior Design Workshop 
Application Deadline: 3/1/18 first payment of $650 in due
Pharmacology For Medical Careers: Nurses, Physicians, Pharmacy technician and  all other medical professionals require pharmacology. 
PassAssured's course offers that training. 
For more information, go to: Pharmacology training or 

*Center for Urban & Regional Excellence
Reading, writing, and speed reading programs for children and adults. Summer program designed to improve reading and study skills, and to stimulate  greater interest in reading. 
For more information/locations, go to: IUN summer program
GenCyber Summer Camp: (click on title for flyer)
For HS students interest in computer information technology and graphics. 
When: June 11-15, 2018 OR June 18-22, 2018   9:30 AM - 4:30 PM
Where: Purdue University NW
How Much: FREE!!! 
**A certificate will be awarded upon successful completion of the camp, FREE lunch will be provided during the entire summer camp period, and FREE GenCyber T-Shirt & USB drive will be provided. 
*Purdue University Cyber-security Camp: The Department of Computer & Information Technology at Purdue University was awarded a GenCyber grant, funded by the NSA and NSF, to host a free, residential cybersecurity camp for 40 girls, incoming 9th-12th grade.
Camp Dates: June 17th - 22nd, 2018
For more info, go to:
Online Application: Cyber Camp
*PNW Enbridge Summer Engineering Camp: (click on title for flyer)
When: June 18-22, 2018
Where: PNW-Hammond Campus
How Much: $295 per person
For more info/register, go to:
Registration Deadline: 6/4/18
*The Wildcat Summer Academy: (click on title for flyer)
During the leadership and life summer camp, you will learn to explore how you are uniquely designed, your purpose, your personal leadership style and how these things might translate into a career and how to make a difference in the world around you. 
When: June 24-29th, 2018
Where: Indiana Wesleyan University Marion Campus
To Register: Wildcats summer academy
*PNW Forensic Science Week Summer Camp: 
Students will get a hands-on opportunity to learn the methods & techniques of forensic science. 
When:  July 9th - 13th , 2018
Where: Purdue NW
How Much: $295 tuition (includes supplies & daily lunch)
**Scholarships available to students who attend the PNW Forensic Science Week Summer Camp!
Info/registration,go to: PNW Forensic Science Camp
Free STEM summer camp! (click on title for flyer)
Explore topics in science, technology, engineering & math (STEM), including computer information systems and informatics. See how exciting a STEM career can be!     
*Open to teens from underrepresented minority groups, including African American & Hispanic students. Must be an incoming HS sophomore, junior or senior. 
When: 7/30/18- 8/1/18 9 AM - 2 PM
Where: Indiana University NW
How Much: FREE!!!
For More information/register, go to: IUN STEM Camp
*Office of the Lake County Surveyor- Seasonal employment opportunity (summer- April through September). Clearing, cleaning and snagging of county regulated drains, creeks and ditches. Must be 16 or older and can lift more than 20 pounds. 
Starting rate-$10/hour from 8:30 AM - 4:30 PM
For more information, go to: Lake County Surveyor

Summer of 2017:
*21st Century Jump Start Workshop: (click on title for flyer)
Workshop to help current 9th-11th grade 21st century scholars complete their scholar success program requirements. 
When: Friday, June 9th, 2017 9 AM - 12 PM
Where: Indiana University NW- Savannah Center
To register: 
*STEM Camp (science, technology, engineering, mathematics): (click on title for flyer)
FREE summer camp for 9th-11th graders!!!!
July 31st -August 2nd, 2017
For more information, go to:   OR STEM camp
*Indiana School of Nursing Program (IUSON) (click on title for flyer)
Breaking the Myths of Nursing, Dentistry, and Medicine day camp
June 14-June 16, 2017 from 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. on the Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis (IUPUI) campus.This program will provide underrepresented students in grades 9-12 with an intellectual and unique hands-on experience to learn about the field of nursing, dentistry, medicine and college.  Participants will spend time in our state of the arts simulation center or spend time chair-side with real patients in the IUSD clinic. Students will gain a better understanding of how to prepare for college, which will help them become a stronger applicant. The $40 fee will cover lunch, snacks, and materials for all three days. All students will also receive a swag bag, t-shirt, and a stethoscope.
To register, go to:     **by 5/29/17
*GenCyber Summer Camp at Purdue NW 2017(click on title for flyer)1-week free GenCyber Summer Camp for high school students. GenCyber Summer Camp will immerse you in learner-centered, hands-on labs and game play activities, including cyber security awareness education game play, VR game customization, robot game design, ethical hacking labs and cyber forensics cases.
For more information/register go to:

*SIUE Engineering Summer Camp 2017 (click on title for flyer): Introduces various engineering disciplines, computer science and construction management  for current freshmen, sophomore and junior high school students. 
For more information, go to:    &   Application 

*Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore's 2017 summer Youth Conservation Corp (YCC): the YCC program offers an exciting and rewarding opportunity for youths to earn money, gain experience, and enhance environmental awareness working for theNational Park Service. 
For more information & an application
, please click on link:  YCC
*Semper Fi All American Summer Program: 
Top scholar athletes to attend the Battles Won Academy in Washington DC this summer andbe honored as a Semper Fidel is All American. The Battles Won Academy will bring together approximately 100 of the country’s top student leaders for a week in the nation’s capital and is seeking to bring only 4 from all of Indiana. *Student must be a junior in high school, have a 3.5 GPA, be active in communityservice, play a competitive team sport an hold a student/ community leadership position. For more information &/or if you would like to me nominated: Semper Fi / Letter