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Student Opportunities

This page features an assortment of opportunities for students. Items that may be posted here include seminars, internships, summer programs, special events, workshops, contests, part-time jobs, and talks.

Student Opportunities

 

EmpowerED: A Guide to Higher ED @ Georgia Tech

EmpowerED: A Guide to Higher ED provides rising 10th to 12th grade students the chance to learn about holistic college admission, careers, and resources from Georgia Tech and other organizations to support their college exploration journey.

Event Details
Date: Friday, June 7
Time: 9 a.m. - 2 p.m. ET
Location: Georgia Tech Campus - Exhibition Hall

Lunch will be provided for all registered guests. Please note that advanced reservations are required for this event as space is limited. We request that students register early to secure their spot. Additionally, each student may bring one adult as a guest.

To register and learn more about EmpowerED, click the link below:

EmpowerED: A Guide to Higher ED (gatech.edu)

Project Pipeline-Summer Camp

The 2024 Project Pipeline Summer Camp Registration has launched! Project Pipeline Architecture Camp, a national program established by the National Organization of Minority Architects (NOMA), introduces middle to high school students to a talented group of architect and design professionals. The students have the opportunity to learn, collaborate, and develop design solutions to community-focused issues throughout a three-day hands-on activity that builds creativity and design innovation.

Click here for more information.

Harvard Undergraduate Women in Business-BOLD Ambassador Program

This program selects a team of high school girls from across the country to work closely with the BOLD team and develop their leadership skills. We are excited to let you know that Students are invited to apply the 2024 program! The deadline to apply is May 1st.

For more information go to  The  BOLD 2024 Ambassador Guide, the ambassador  application is available both on the  website and at this link, and it is due no later than Wednesday, May 1st, at 11:59 pm ET. 

Centre College Scholarship

Centre College in Danville, KY is currently seeking high-achieving and engaged high school juniors who are interested in a liberal arts education.

 

Benefits include a guaranteed minimum scholarship in the amount of $26,000 per year for four years. Centre Fellows may also be considered for higher merit awards. 

Successful candidates should exhibit the following credentials:

  • A minimum unweighted GPA of 3.5,

  • A challenging course load comprising some of the highest courses available at the school,

  • A sincere interest in a liberal arts and sciences education,

  • A concern for their high school and/or local communities as demonstrated by various personal commitments.

If you are interested, please contact your counselor by May 3 ,2024.

Swathmore- Fly-In Rising Seniors

Swarthmore is a selective liberal arts and engineering college, located just outside of Philadelphia — it’s about a 25-minute train ride from campus to downtown Philadelphia.

Swarthmore is offering a fly-in program to selective rising seniors to learn more about the university.

Rising high school seniors stay on a college campus for a few days and get a taste of the college experience — meeting current students and professors, eating in the dining hall, and spending a few nights in college dorms with student hosts — with all expenses paid by Swarthmore. This opportunity is offered fall 2024.

Not only do students get a glimpse of college life, but they also gain valuable information about college admissions and financial aid from experts. Fly-in programs are also a helpful way to see if a specific college is the right fit for them.

 

To find out more please go to Discover Swarthmore Fly-In Program :: Admissions & Aid : Swarthmore College. If you are interested, please reach out to your counselor by April 26,2024.

Employment Opportunities

SwimAtlanta Pool Management

Do you want to be a lifeguard? SwimAtlanta Pool Managment is hiring. 

Click on this link to find out more information.

Please reach out ​to Mrs. McKenzie if you have any questions.

Camp Happy Hearts

Camp Happy Hearts is a summer camp for children 6-12 years of age that offers a fun summer day camp experience appropriate for children with special needs.

 

We offer staff competitive salaries and a fun working environment. Pay ranges from $13-$25, based on experience and position. Applicants must be 16 years old to apply. If you are interested, you know someone who is interested or can help spread the word about this life changing summer employment, please complete an application at https://bit.ly/3SPeSBr.

For additional information click here.

The City of Alpharetta- Now Hiring

The City of Alpharetta is hiring for camp counselors, directors, cashiers and much more. To find out more information and to apply, click here.

Summer Programs

Rensselaer Summer Engineering Design Program

Rensselaer Summer Engineering Design Program offers a summer program for talented students who have been historically under-represented in science, engineering, and the technological fields, and who express a strong, early interest in pursuing careers in these areas. This summer program is open to rising juniors and seniors. The deadline to apply is April 19, 2024. To apply and for more information, click here.

 

Georgia Tech Horizons High School Volunteer Classroom Assistant

Opportunity open to Juniors and Seniors-

Horizons at Georgia Tech offers mature students a volunteer opportunity to not only provide community service, but to also learn the basics of working with children while having fun. Volunteers will assist Lead Teachers and Assistant Teachers with students and participate in Horizons daily activities. A typical day may include academics, arts and crafts, swimming, breakfast/lunch and sports. At the end of their time with Horizons, volunteers will be asked to provide a written summary including a brief personal reflection regarding their community service experience at Horizons.

If you are accepted to volunteer at Horizons, a parental signature will be required.

Application due by 4/19/2024. Click here for application.

Colorado College Pre College-Block

Summer at Colorado College is an opportunity for high school students to try our distinctive Block Plan. CC's Pre-College Block (July 8-24, 2024) includes an array of academic courses, all taught by CC professors and for college credit.

  • Introduction to Drawing: Landscape Immersion

  • Entrepreneurship & Business Management

  • Introduction to Filmmaking

  • Writing the News

  • Introduction to Human Anatomy

  • Climate Change and Sustainable Development

  • Introductory Astronomy: Your Place in the Universe

The summer 2024 Pre-College application is open!

Need-based scholarships are available until March 1, 2024. For more information, please click here.

Applications are Open for Emory’s Pre-College Program

This summer could change everything for your students. From a roommate to the classroom, they can experience all college life has to offer at a top-ranked private university. With over 60 noncredit and credit courses available, students explore options in pre-health, STEM, business, social science, humanities, and the arts. The application fee will be waived until February 1st. 

For more program information, cost, and online application, visit their website.

Website: https://precollege.emory.edu/indes.html

Stonybrook Program for High School Students

Programs for High Schoolers from Stonybrook - https://www.stonybrook.edu/undergraduate-admissions/info-for/high-school-programs.php  

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