Dates: May 29 to June 2
Eligible students: Kindergarten through eighth-grade
Registration deadline: May 20
The Academy for Future Teachers
The Academy for Future Teachers (AFT) seeks highly motivated Atlanta area high school students who want to build the skills it takes to be among the next generation of GREAT science and math teachers. At AFT, rising high school juniors and seniors focus on math and science concepts as they acquire teaching and tutoring skills. They also develop personal insights that enhance teamwork and leadership opportunities.
Dates: June 4-22
Eligible students: high school students
The Georgia State University annual Jazz Camp is a week-long program targeted towards middle and high school students in the metro-Atlanta area. Students will work with a world-class faculty to explore their love of jazz music regardless of skill level. The camp will include ensemble performances and improvisation instruction.
Dates: June 25 – 29, 2012
Eligible students: Students between seventh and 12th-grade studying trumpet, woodwinds, drums or keyboards.
Registration Deadline: Friday, May 18
GPLUS is a four-week academically rigorous summer program for college freshmen and sophomores from underrepresented minority groups. The program is held at the Georgia State University College of Law in Atlanta, Georgia. All participants will live in on-campus dorm rooms and attend classes Monday – Friday from 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. The program is designed to enhance skills important to the legal profession including legal writing skills, critical thinking and legal analysis. Participants gain exposure to the law school environment and gain great insight into the law school admissions process.
Dates: May 21- June 15
Eligible students: College freshmen
Registration Deadline: March 16
The Gate City Bar Association’s Justice Robert Benham Law Camp is designed to expose minority high school students in the Atlanta area to the field of law. Students must be interested in pursuing law as a career and committed to actively participating in the camp’s three-week program. Students will be exposed to practicing minority lawyers and judges, be given an opportunity to tour various legal institutions like the state and superior courts and the Georgia Supreme Court and Georgia Court of Appeals. Students will be provided instruction on the basics of critical thinking and various areas of law and be given an opportunity to work in a legal environment during the internship phase of the program.
Dates: June 4-15
Eligible students: 10th, 11th and 12th-grade students
Registration Deadline: May 1
Georgia State coaches offer youth camps in the following sports: Football, baseball, men’s basketball, women’s basketball, men’s soccer, softball, and volleyball coaches clinic