Academic and Enrichment Opportunities

We are working to compile a list of summer educational and learning opportunities that are local, across the state and beyond. Here is a starting list of programs for you to consider. If you have suggestions or know of a program we should highlight, please send us information.

Missouri 4-H Youth Development Camps:  Offering camps and programs for young people in grades 6-12.http://mo4h.missouri.edu/programs/summers/#plants

Missouri Science and Technology at Rolla Summer Camps:  A variety of summer residential camps for middle and high school students, including engineering, Robotics, explosives, solar car, aerospace and more. http://precollege.mst.edu/mets/index.html

Adventures In Medicine & Science (AIMS) Program:  An outreach program of the Saint Louis University School of Medicine.  https://sites.google.com/a/slu.edu/aims-workshop/home

University of Kansas Medical Center Nurse Academy:  Exploration of nursing field for interested high school students. http://www.kumc.edu/nurseacademy/

Health Science Institute at UMKC: Residential program to introduce high school students to fields of dentistry, nursing and pharmacy http://nursing.umkc.edu/documents/high-school/health-science-camp-app.pdf

Summer Media Workshop at the Missouri School of Journalism:Graphic design, sports writing, photography, yearbook leadership and more. http://muconf.missouri.edu/smw/SMWBrochure2011.pdf

Missouri Urban Journalism Workshop:  Summer journalism program for students from urban high schools.http://mipanews.org/workshops/mo-urban-journalism-workshop/

UMKC School of Medicine:  Four-week non-residential introduction to medical sciences. http://www.med.umkc.edu/oced/summer_scholars.shtml

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