What: The Jim Holland Summer Enrichment Program (SEP) is an exciting opportunity for underrepresented high school students to broaden their horizons in genetics, evolution, environmental biology, molecular biology, plant sciences, and more. You'll attend lectures, take part in discussions, and participate in hands-on laboratory experiences. SEP activities are led by a dynamic and skilled team of Indiana University faculty members and Indiana high school teachers. You'll learn about scientific careers and how to prepare for a successful college experience.
Who: Underrepresented high school students in the 8th, 9th, and 10th grades (entering 9th, 10th, and 11th grades in the fall) who have a cumulative GPA of at least 3.0 (non-weighted) and are taking/have taken science and math courses.
When: July 15-20, 2018
Where: Indiana University at Bloomington. Participants will be housed in a dormitory on the beautiful Bloomington campus.
Application deadline: April 9, 2018. Students will be notified the week of April 30 of their acceptance into the program.
How to apply: A complete application includes student application form (with parent/guardian information), verified courses/grades from counselor, recommendation from science teacher, and letter of recommendation from math teacher.
Cost: All ACCEPTED applicants will be charged a $75, NON-REFUNDABLE registration fee.
Registration: You must have received notification of acceptance into the Jim Holland Summer Enrichment Program (SEP) in order to register. Registration fees are due by May 31, 2018.