Summer Program Listing: Australia, Canada, UK, EU, International

AUSTRALIA / NEW ZEALAND & PACIFIC

Go Overseas!

Have you been dreaming of the Great Barrier Reef ever since you saw “Finding Nemo”? Are you addicted to Vegemite? Is the desert calling to you? Are you not entirely sure what a “joey” is, but are itching to find out? Do you love to surf, sail and snorkel? Then you should be spending your summer in Australia!

Putney Student Travel

Immerse yourself in the culture and adventure of the South Pacific on this summer travel program for high school students to Australia, New Zealand, and Fiji. Experience the rugged Australian outback and spectacular coral reefs, the alpine winter landscapes of New Zealand, and the island paradise of Fiji. Go beyond the typical tourist itinerary and experience these unique places and cultures in engaging and exciting ways.

CANADA

1. Queen’s University Engineering Summer 

The faculty of Engineering is  promoting a 2-week summer camp which combines English training, engineer classes and recreation activities.

2.  University of Toronto: Deep Summer (Engineering/Applied Science)

Since its inception in 2003, DEEP has brought together over 10,000 like-minded students to explore some of the most innovative topics in engineering and science today—taught by some of our faculty’s top alumni, PhD and Master’s students. The program is designed to expose bright young minds to concepts usually presented in the upper years of an undergraduate degree or in graduate school. Get a head start on exploring your options for a university degree and career. Complement your current academic studies with this unique engineering experience.

3.  UBC’s Okanagan Summer Program

The new Summer Scholars Program is 14 days filled with engaging, experiential  learning at the UBC’s beautiful Okanagan campus. Students will explore environmental science and tackle the hot topics of sustainability, study with top professors and leaders in the field and experience one of the world’s leading universities in the inspiring outdoors of the Okanagan Valley

This program runs from mid-end July.

Student Eligibility?

The program is open to students between 16 and 18 years of age, entering one of their final two years of recognized high-school study. There are no pre-requisites for entry, but students must be in good academic standing and will be asked to provide a transcript.

3b. UBC Future Global Leaders

If your students are considering their university and career choices, our program taught by our award winning UBC professors and affiliated instructors will enable them to develop essential academic, professional and leadership skills. Courses are held at the world class UBC Point Grey campus located just 30 minutes from downtown Vancouver.  Your students will study alongside teen learners from Canada and all around the world.

To avoid disappointment, please encourage your students to apply today.

Students can choose among 12 two-week, full-time courses:

  • Digital Futures
  • International Law and Diplomacy (limited seats remain)
  • Environmental Science and the Prevention of Natural Disasters (limited seats remain)
  • Outlaw Economics: A Rogue History of Capitalism (limited seats remain)
  • Game Writing and Concept Development
  • Museum Studies
  • Clinical Neuroscience: Exploring Brain Dysfunction (WAITLIST)
  • Politics, Economics and Diplomacy in a Global Context (limited seats remain)
  • Introduction to Computer Programming
  • Filmmaking
  • Urban Design and Cities
  • Journalism in Practice

4. YMCA Summer Camp Vancouver, Canada

MySummerCamps.com is a comprehensive summer camp directory and summer camp guide for kids, teens and youth. MySummerCamps.com is the complete resource for finding summer camps,summer camp jobs and camps for sale or rent in the United States, Canada and the rest of the World.

UNITED KINGDOM

1.  Arts University Bournemouth in the UK

We offer several 3-week courses in Creative Arts for teenagers during the summer. These courses include Architecture, Animation, Filmmaking, Photography, Fashion and Make-up for stage and screen. These introductory courses could be beneficial to any students interested in studying a creative discipline at university.

Contact: Mr. Richard Liu responsible for Short Courses: rliu@aub.ac.uk

2. Global Paths Summer Program  For 14-17 year olds

  • 12 days in the UK living on different university campuses
  • Tips from US and UK Admissions experts
  • Insight into different career paths from inspirational professionals
  • Communication, problem solving and other essential skills for today’s workplace

Apply online today: http://www.globalpaths.co.uk

Email program director: hrauckland@globalpaths.co.uk Call: 0044 77142 44112

2. Imperial University: Revolutions-in-biomedicine-summer-programme

Imperial College is at the heart of historic London, but the buzz on campus is all about the future! Our Revolutions in Biomedicine summer programme, which provides a high octane introduction to new ideas, internationally recognised faculty and an amazing group of peers, makes for an unforgettable experience. The four-week summer programme will give you a unique insight into past, present and future biomedical transformations in the immersive research environment of the globally renowned Imperial College Faculty of Medicine.

3.. Kingdom Education 

Our intensive 2 and 3 week programmes run in July and August in the UK and the USA, then between December and February in Australia and New Zealand.  Many of the programmes are multi-centre, which enables students to experience more of each country. Programmes are purposeful, challenging, full of activity: the emphasis is on interaction and student participation.  We make no secret of the fact that these programmes are not suitable for everyone: they are designed for academically-oriented students, who are serious about study – or who have potential to awaken! Scholarships are offered to the most outstanding students from each school, and we’re pleased to welcome groups with teachers.

  1. London International Youth Science Forum (LIYSF)
    Video: http://www.liysf.org.uk/liysf

Attracts 400 of the world’s leading young scientists, aged 17-21 years old, from more than 60 participating countries.  I would like to invite students from American International School Hong Kong to attend LIYSF and represent your school, region and country at LIYSF.

LIYSF is a two week residential event held at Imperial College London, with lectures and demonstrations from leading scientists, visits to industrial sites, research centres, scientific institutions and organisations, including world class laboratories and universities.
Key elements of our programme include opportunities to visit industrial sites, research centres, scientific institutions and organisations, including world class research institutions and laboratories.  These visits include departments at, Oxford and Cambridge as well as Airbus, Rolls Royce, National Oceanography Centre and Culham Science Center, to name a few.

4. Our World English Schools

Providers of high quality summer courses since 1989. Over the last 26 years our courses have grown steadily now welcoming over a thousand students joining from over 50 countries around the world each summer, many return year after year. Students will be able to get a taste of the boarding school experience at some of UK’s prestigious independent schools. The British Council accreditation of our centers further assures the high quality of our courses. Inclusive fares and group tours with accompanying staff from Hong Kong are available. For more information and reservation, please contact Ms Kathy Mak on 3521 0688 or email us at info@cisedu.com.hk. Contact us now to avoid disappointment!

5. Oxford Summer Programs: Boarding Programs

Summer Boarding Courses Ltd, in conjunction with leading UK boarding schools, operates high quality English summer school courses for international students. The summer courses provide a truly international experience in fantastic locations, with English language and activity programmes that ensure the students return home after a summer they will never forget.

6.  Oxford Royale Summer School – Elite courses ages 13-18 GBP 3,095

Full immersion in the Oxford college environment Oxford Royale Academy students sleep, eat and study in a college of the University of Oxford — just like the University’s undergraduates. This gives our students the rare opportunity to experience the magic of life  at the University of Oxford.

7. Oxford Bridge Summer Programs
We’ve been welcoming intellectually adventurous students to Europe for over 25 years.

Giving young people the opportunity to live and study in the historic and scholarly centers of learning that are Oxford and Cambridge in England, Barcelona and Salamanca in Spain,  Paris & Montpellier in France .

Now offering New Programs:
Oxbridge St Andrews: Y11-12
Oxbridge UCLA: Y11-13
Oxford Seminar: Y11-13

www.oxbridgeprograms.com,
Download or request a brochure on: http://www.oxbridgeprograms.com/ProspectiveStudents/Brochures.aspx.

You can also register for one of our regular webinars online or call 212-932-3049.

8. Oxford & Cambridge Summer Academy
OCSA is a 2 week program for highs chool students 16 – 18 years old a chance to study at these prestigious universities. Participants will spend the first week in Oxford and the second in Cambridge. While the programme focuses on preparing high school students for the college application process, participants can choose one secondary subject of choice from a list of interesting topics we offer.

9.  Oxford Spires The Oxford Spires Summer School is run by 2 tutoring firms in the UK: Axiom Tutoring Ltd. and GlobalME Tutoring Inc. Its core aim is to inspire students 15+ of age, who are interested in Economics Business, Law and International Affairs to undergo a 2 weeks summer course in August at the renowned Oxford University, United Kingdom. It is an intense course, filled with fruitful and engaging lessons taught by graduates from Oxford University and/or London’s School of Economics, including core and elective courses; small class group work and individual interaction with a faculty member.

10.  Reach Cambridge
Reach Cambridge is a leading residential summer school based in Cambridge, England. Students live and learn in the historic colleges of Cambridge University and have the chance to meet students from all over the world.
For more information please visit www.oxbridgeprograms.com,
Download a brochure: http://www.oxbridgeprograms.com/ProspectiveStudents/Brochures.aspx.
You can also register for one of our regular webinars online or call 212-932-3049.

11. Stafford House Study Holidays Program
Superb centres in great locations. Great locations across the UK, USA and Canada in some of the world’s most famous places including Boston, Cambridge, London, Los Angeles, Yale University and Toronto. Stafford House includes a wide range of courses
to choose from including English Language and activities, creative Art & Design and Drama, Sports, and Academic Preparation.

12. Warwick Outreach Summer School

Why choose one of our Summer Schools?

The University of Warwick is one of the UK’s leading Universities, with an acknowledged reputation for excellence in research and teaching. Warwick offers a world class education to those with the ability to benefit, regardless of their economic circumstances. Our courses are challenging and rigorous, guided and inspired by our first class academic staff.

The University of Warwick Outreach team has been holding Summer Schools for students from non-traditional backgrounds since 2012. This year we welcomed over two hundred students aged between 15 and 18 years old on our campus.

Our Summer Schools offer participants a varied insight into life at a research intensive and competitive University. These include staying in our halls of residence, attending academic sessions and experiencing the social and sport facilities on our campus. Participants will also be able to interact with our Ambassadors who are current students at the University.

EUROPE

1. Accademia Riaci  (Art & Design, Culinary Art, and Italian Languge in Florence)
2, 4, 6, 8 & 12 week packages with interpreters for all courses. |
Email: accademiariaci@accademiariaci.info

2. INSEAD Business School in France

Provides a unique opportunity for talented high-school students to widen and enhance their academic pursuits, as well as to meet other students from around the world with similar aspirations and abilities.

The programme features an intensive academic curriculum, company visits, talks with business leaders and entrepreneurs, as well as numerous cultural, outdoor teambuilding and other social activities.

3. La Salle University – Barcelona Spain

La Salle Summer School consists of courses of between two weeks and one month. With a very practical focus, you will follow activities in the following areas: Animation, Architecture, Business Management, Project Management for Innovation and Project Management for Construction, combined with social and cultural activities in Barcelona and surroundings and a unique opportunity to meet other international students. 4 week architecture program

4. Les Elfes International Swiss Summer Camps

At Les Elfes we allow the young adults to express their individuality within a truly international circle. Each summer, children and teenagers come from over 50 different countries to have an unforgettable holiday.
Our Campers attend language classes in the mornings and participate in group activities & sports during the afternoons. Each program is based on classical success elements of Les Elfes:

Language: 8 hours per week of compulsory language lessons are included in the price, with lessons in French, English, Spanish or German (intensive language courses 15h per week are also available). Language lessons are offered in collaboration with the Verbier Language School sports. Discover and practice lots of different sports from over 40 daily offered activities, such as mountain biking, tennis, Golf, rock climbing, paragliding, wakeboarding and many more.

Excursion to Bern, Lausanne, Geneva (United Nations & Old Town), a cheese and a chocolate factory, Montreux (Chillon Castle) and Vevey are organized in order to provide to the children all the best Switzerland has to offer.

Arts: In addition, our campers can choose between several clubs, which they will attend during the session. At the end of the session we all join together and present what we learnt! Les Elfes proposes different clubs to choose: Arts & Crafts, Dance Academy, Hollywood, Mountain Orienteering, Music Video, Photography, Rockstar, Tapas.

5. Leysin American School of Switzerland

Would you like to spend your summer making friends from all over the world—or learning a new language—or having fun in the adventure program—or singing in a musical—or even making a rocket?  Summer in Switzerland offers you the opportunity to do all of this and much more, including a trip (if you join the first session) to a major tourist destination such as Barcelona, Madrid, Paris or London. Joining the summer camp for three or six weeks offers a range of exciting activities. All participants experience a summer of a lifetime, and they often come back for another one the following year.

6. NABA Summer Program Art and Design in Milan Italy
A wide range of courses, from beginners to advanced, experience the best of Italian Interior and Product Design under the guidance of renowned professionals.7. Parsons, Paris Art School

Come Discover Art, Fashion, Design, Business, Culture & Lanaguage at an Intensive Summer Course in Paris! Enroll Today  

7. Summer Career in Medicine: Africa/ India/ Caribbean

Gap Medics offers students aged 16+ the chance to gain healthcare work experience abroad through short term placements that can be undertaken in school holidays in years 12 and 13 before applying to Medical school, nursing school, midwifery or dentistry. Our programmes operate in the Caribbean, Tanzania and India and we have students from all over the world participate.

SEND INQUIRIES: Tom Baker: Project Advisor  / Gap Medics – Launching medical careers

Collingwood Buildings/ 38 Collingwood Street/ Newcastle upon Tyne/ NE1 1JF

8. GAP Year Opportunities:  Africa & Asia Venture (AV)

Africa & Asia Venture (AV) is a small, international, volunteering organization based in the UK that has been operating since 1993. Over 5,500 volunteers aged 18 to 25 from 30+ countries have joined our full-immersion, group-based projects in developing countries and contributed more than 1,200 man-years of service to the communities.

9. Operation Wallacea  /   Video

Operation Wallacea runs conservation research expeditions to 11 different countries worldwide. These expeditions are designed with specific wildlife conservation aims in mind – from identifying areas needing protection, through to implementing and assessing conservation management programmes. What is different about Operation Wallacea is that large teams of university academics who are specialists in various aspects of biodiversity or social and economic studies are concentrated at the target study sites giving volunteers the opportunity to work on a range of projects.

10. St. Stephens School Rome Italy

Encouraging a harmonious balance of intellect and creativity, the Arts & Humanities Summer Program at St. Stephen’s School offers students the opportunity to explore both academically and artistically in a program tailored to their individual interests and talents. Students in this program are enrolled in one core course, a language class (either Italian or Latin), and one or more elective courses.

Contact: Mr. Leon Maggio

 INTERNATIONAL

1. Go Overseas

While study abroad programs in college seem to be a right of passage these days, many students are still missing out the chance to travel and learn abroad at an even younger age.

Several companies cater to high school students with summer programs available abroad. These companies offer their programs in locations around the world, with a variety of program types to choose from. You can spend your summer doing everything from volunteering with turtles in Costa Rica to learning about art history in Italy. Plus, while these programs can be costly, scholarships as well as financial aid are often available to high school students that want to travel.

Traveling abroad as a high school student could have a huge impact on your views of the world, your career path, and especially your future travels. If you’re ready to see all this world has to offer you in high school, find out what place and type of program works for you, then learn how you can make it happen.

Global Nomads – Jump Foundation

This summer, in collaboration with two of our strongest partners: Chiang Mai Rock Climbing Adventures and EduCo Canada, we will be running our Global Nomads programs. These programs are incredible opportunities for your students to challenge their own perspectives and to learn outside of the classroom! The above link will connect you to the website while the attachment is our first flyer for the program.

Outward Bound Education Programs

Outward Bound is the leading provider of experiential and outdoor educationprograms for youth and adults. Regardless of who you are or where you are from, there is an Outward Bound course at an Outward Bound School that is right for you. Experience Outward Bound on one of our backpacking trips, mountaineering tripswhitewater rafting trips, canoeing trips, dog sledding expeditions, sailing trips and many other offerings.

Our programs are designed true to our founders original beliefs and goal: to prepare students of all ages and circumstances with the strength of character and determination they need to thrive – in the classroom, in the workplace, in the family and in the world.

In the words of Richard Stopol, President and CEO of New York City Outward Bound Schools, “We seek nothing less than to help every individual we serve, discover and tap into their best selves as students, as workers, and as family and community members.”

What sets Outward Bound apart from many of the other organizations that provide wilderness expeditions and training is that we bring an equally high level of emphasis and performance to teaching to the outcomes of character, leadership and service. In fact, it is these outcomes that matter most to us – both in terms of what we strive to teach and the lasting effect of an Outward Bound education.

SPI Study Abroad   

Founded in 1996, SPI offers college credit high school study abroad programs in Spain, France, Italy, Costa Rica, and China. SPI’s interactive language immersion programs combine inspiring global leadership experiences, volunteer service projects, and exciting travel excursions where language and culture come to life!

11149 Research Blvd Suite 100 | Austin, TX 78759 USA / Direct: 512.745.0642 | Office: 866.502.7505Imperial College is at the heart of historic London, but the buzz on campus is all about the future! Our Revolutions in Biomedicine summer programme, which provides a

St. George’s University: summer-short-term-programs/med-vet-summer-leadership-academy

The premedical and preveterinary tracks combine lectures, field trips, and team-building events. You’ll even gain hands-on training in small-group sessions and lab work for an experience you will never forget — all on our beautiful campus on Grenada’s stunning True Blue peninsula that overlooks the Caribbean Sea.

Drawing upon SGU’s global expertise, CEPH-accredited Public Health program, and medical MBA program, students are introduced to international health care systems, global public health issues, and how the concept of “One Health, One Medicine” affects health care delivery throughout the world.

REGISTER TODAY! Application Deadline April 1, 2018

Plan your summer around one of these educational and cultural experiences by sending in your application while space is still available! Applications are accepted on a first-come, first-served basis, and a completed application with deposit payment is required to reserve your spot.