Summer Opportunities

A list of summer offerings is provided as a service to families and should not be interpreted as an endorsement of the programs. Please use the links provided to find information about application deadlines, requirements and related costs.

PAST Foundation: PAST offers summer programs for elementary, middle and high school students. PAST Summer Programs

BalletMet: Students ages 8-12 can audition for the Discover Dance Scholarship Program. Auditions are held in the spring. BalletMet also offers a variety of summer classes and camps.

City of Columbus: Columbus offers camps and activities for students of all ages. City of Columbus Summer Programs

Data Science for Women: For girls grades 8-10 interested in data analysis. Sponsored by Ohio State's Translational Data Analytics Institute. Data Science Camp

Democracy Camp: Sponsored by the John Glenn College of Public Affairs at Ohio State. For rising seniors interested in public service, leadership and civic engagement. Democracy Camp

ExploreAg: Summer camp open to high school students interested in science, food, and agriculture. Sponsored by Ohio State Extension and the Ohio Farm Bureau Foundation. ExploreAg Camp

Girls Who Code: A Virtual Summer Immersion Program designed to help 9th - 11th grade girls develop computer science skills and get an inside look into the tech field. Applications are considered on a rolling basis.  girlswhocode.com/virtualsipform

Humanities & Cognitive Science Summer Institute: A camp for advanced high school students to explore correlations between brain sciences and the humanities. HumCog Summer Institute

MD Camp: For high school students interested in exploring medical careers. Sponsored by Ohio State's College of Medicine. MD Camp

M.S. Techie Camp: Battelle is sponsoring Virtual Techie Camps June 22 - July 24 for middle school students. Daily virtual meet ups will provide activities to improve coding skills. Go to https://bit.ly/info4TCV to request more information.

Oberlin Conservatory: A variety of camps for student musicians. Oberlin Conservatory Summer Programs

Ohio Business Week: For high school students interested in business and entrepreneurship. Held at Ohio University. Ohio Business Week Camp

Philosophy and Critical Thinking Camp (PACT): The PACT summer camp introduces high school students to the world of philosophical thought. Offered by Ohio State's Department of Philosophy. PACT Summer Camp

Stone Laboratory: Take a summer class at Lake Erie! Stone Lab Summer Classes

Summer Linguistics Institute for Youth Scholars (SLIYS): Introduces high school students to the scientific study of language. Linguistics Summer Camp