For Pre-Scholars

Total cost for residential participants is $4,700.* Parents or sponsors must cover costs for tuition, room, board, books, field trips, recreation services, and insurance. Students keep books and other materials provided by the Institute. The fee for field trips is used to cover all expenses including travel, food, lodging, entertainment, and supervision. 



For Scholars

A limited number of scholarships are available to cover tuition. The amount of the scholarship will vary according to need with $1,200 as a maximum award. Priority for scholarships will be given to applications received before February 10, 2018. Parents or sponsors must cover costs for room, board, books, field trips, recreational services, and insurance. The total cost for residential participants is $6,500.* 

Students keep books and other materials provided by the Institute. The fee for field trips is used to cover all expenses including travel, food, lodging, entertainment, and supervision. The SAT prep course is optional for an additional $450 fee.



For the Accelerated Learning Academy

The Accelerated Learning Academy not only includes first class room/board accommodations in the Princeton Hyatt Hotel with top notch residential staff supervision, but also provides on-going academic and college preparation, mentoring and interaction with world-class scientists both inside and outside of the classroom throughout the school year for only $2,600.* For the 2017-2018 program,  scholarship assistance is available ranging from $1,400 - $2,200 based on economic need and academic merit. Additionally, scholarship amounts are decided and awarded on a rolling basis upon receipt of application & supporting materials; therefore, prompt submission of materials is highly recommended. 

*Please note that payments cover all three weekend sessions, are non-refundable and subject to change each year.