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SUMMER INSTITUTE

The 2020 Summer Institute was cancelled due to the COVID-19. In its place, the Online Academic Enrichment Program (OAEP), was offered to students. This program consisted of univeristy level online mini-courses. Each course occurred for five consecutive days, Monday - Friday, for 75 minutes daily. 

In light of the continual impact of COVID-19, an update on programming and deadlines will be provided regarding the 2021 Summer Institute in January 2021.


The Summer Institute Deadlines

Please check back for an update in January 2021.


Program Duration

Please check back for an update in January 2021.


The Accelerated Learning Academy (for 8th & 9th Graders)

Deadlines

Due to COVID-19, the 2021 ALA Program will be an online program. We accept applications on a rolling basis and will consider applicants with strong qualifications. The submission deadline for the application, transcript, two letters of recommendation and essay is February 3, 2021. Following the initial application review process, semi-finalists will be will be virtually interviewed between February 5th and February 11th. Students will be informed of acceptance into the program by February 12th. Students accepted into the ALA will be expected to inform us of their decision to enter the program by February 15, 2021. 

The Accelerated Learning Academy will be in session from March 12-14, 2021 April 9-11, 2021; and May 14-16, 2021.

Accelerated Learning Academy Essay Prompt: What is your interest in the program? Describe your Education & Career Goals.



The Accelerated Learning Academy (for 10th & 11th Graders) 

Deadlines

Due to COVID-19, the 2020-2021 ALA Program will be an online program. We accept applications on a rolling basis and will consider applicants with strong qualifications. The submission deadline for the application, transcript, two letters of recommendation and essay is  Friday, December 11, 2020. Following the initial application review process, semi-finalists will be will be virtually interviewed between December 12 and December 17, 2020. Students will be informed of acceptance into the program by Friday December 18, 2020. Students accepted into the ALA will be expected to inform us of their decision to enter the program by Monday December 21, 2020. Complete program payment will need to be received by January 2, 2021.

The Accelerated Learning Academy online program will be in session from January 8-10, 2021 February 26-28, 2021; and April 23-25, 2021.

Accelerated Learning Academy Essay Prompt: What is your interest in the program? Describe your Education & Career Goals.




If you prefer to download our application and complete it offline, please email your application and all supplemental materials (transcript, two letters of recommendation & essay)  to us at admissions@duboisscholars.org by the above-mentioned deadline. Recommenders can also email the letters of recommendations to us directly. 

Click here to download the Summer Institute Application.
Click here to download the Accelerated Learning Academy Application.