Summer Academic Enrichment Opportunities at NC State

Posted by Stephanie Nelson on 3/1/2019


At NC State our mission is to provide college access and awareness to all students in North Carolina. We offer the following summer academic enrichment programs where students will have the opportunity to experience life at NC State, meet fellow high school students and enhance their cultural identity. Please help us spread the word about these opportunities and encourage your students to apply by April 15.
 

Native Education Forum

June 16-22
A six-day residential program for rising juniors and seniors who have a strong interest and appreciation for the Native American/American Indian culture.

To be considered, students should:

  • be a rising 11th or 12th grade student that identifies as Native American/American Indian or is interested in American Indian culture
  • have a cumulative grade point average of 3.5 or higher
  • be interested in NC State University
  • be a leader in your school, family and/or the community
Visit the NEF website to learn more.

Emerging Scholars Academy

June 23-29
A six-day residential program for rising high school juniors who have a strong interest and appreciation for the African American experience and culture.

To be considered, students should:

  • be a rising 11th grade student
  • have a cumulative grade point average of 3.5 or higher OR in the top 10% of the class
  • identify as African American or is interested in African American culture and topics
  • be a leader in school, family and/or the community
Visit the ESA website to learn more.

Caminos

July 25-28
A four-day residential program for rising high school juniors and seniors with a strong interest in Hispanic/Latinx culture. This program will provide you the opportunity to learn about higher education while reinforcing cultural identity and community ties.

To be considered, students should:

  • be a rising 11th or 12th grade student that identifies as Hispanic/Latinx or has an interest in Hispanic/Latinx Culture
  • have a cumulative grade point average of 3.5 or higher
  • be interested in pursuing higher education
  • be a leader in your school, family and/or the community
Visit the Caminos website to learn more.