Summer Scholars Institute & Leadership Program: June 18-23
Emory & Henry College Campus —
30461 Garnand Drive, Meadowview, VA 24327
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Voted best summer camp by Virginia Living magazine, Emory & Henry College Summer Scholars Institute is accepting applications for the 2017 program scheduled for June 18-23 on the beautiful E&H campus.
Voted best summer camp in Southwest Virginia by readers of Virginia Living magazine, the annual Emory & Henry College Summer Scholars Institute is accepting applications for the 2017 program scheduled for June 14-19 on the beautiful E&H campus.
Now in its 38th year, Summer Scholars is a one-week residential camp for academically enthusiastic and talented rising sixth, seventh, eighth and ninth graders.
Summer Scholars Leadership Program is also available for rising 10th, 11th, and 12th-grade high school students. This advanced program provides skills and tools to aid students in becoming better prepared for leadership roles in high school and college.
The camp offers accelerated learning activities designed to broaden a student’s interests. Participating students will also receive a glimpse into life on a college campus.
Scholars attend daily classes with experienced instructors in E&H academic buildings, stay in a campus residence halls, and are assigned an adult mentor who will guide them during their stay.
Previous year’s classes have included creative writing, foreign language, leadership, robotics, arts, science, and journalism. At the time of application, students may request specific subject matter of interest to them and influence the course offerings for this year’s camp.
Evening activities include street dances, talent shows, and field activities. Students may also attend a theatre performance at the nearby professional theatre.
The cost of camp is $525. This all-inclusive price includes lodging, meals and activity fees. A deposit of $50 is due at the time of application. The first tuition payment of $300 is due on May 1. The remainder of the tuition will be due on or before May 22, 2017. Ask your school system if they provide scholarships to the camp.
For more information, contact Toni Lawson, director of Summer Scholars Institute & Leadership Program. Email at or call 276-944-6214 / 276-971-7666. Online application and further details: www.ehc.edu/summer-scholars.