4-H Illini Summer Academies 2018
Date:Sun, 6/24/2018 - Thu, 6/28/2018
Event Type:Summer Camp
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llinois 4-H is proud to offer this hi-fidelity college exploratory experience on the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign campus. Participants attend academy sessions led by university professors and enjoy a variety of engaging activities that provide a taste of just how cool college life can be. Imagine getting to work alongside university professors while you’re still in HIGH SCHOOL! Imagine getting to hang out on a college campus. Imagine spending five days with kids your age from all across Illinois. That’s what happens at Illini Summer Academies, so stop imagining it and just do it!
This program offers teens the opportunity to explore the University of Illinois campus and many degree programs and careers.
Illini Summer Academies is supported through the Illinois 4-H Foundation and intended to serve youth living in Illinois. A limited number of registration slots are available to youth living outside Illinois. Visit the Illini Summer Academies webpage for full scholarship details and application.
The conference is open to youth who have completed 8th grade by June 2018 and and are at least 14 by Sept. 1, 2017.
Choose from these Academies (cost varies by Academy)
- Aerospace Engineering
- Animal Science
- Animal Science Companion Animal Nutrition & Pet Food
- Digital Manufacturing & Rapid Prototyping
- Electrical & Computer Engineering
- Honeybees & Beekeeping
- Human Development & Family Studies
- Molecular & Cellular Biology
- Vet Medicine
- Ag Communications
- Journalism: Activating Your Voice of Inclusion in the Media
- The Science of Family Experiences
- Theatre & Fashion for Stage
- Theatre & Hip Hop Dance
Registration & Cost
Registration will be available online via the Illini Summer Academies webpage.
The cost of the Conference varies depending on which Academy of study you choose.
- University of Illinois Extension
- Illinois 4-H