ERIC Number: ED380263
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1995
Reference Count: N/A
1995 Summer Opportunities for American Indian Students.
ORBIS Associates, Washington, DC.
This document contains information on summer academic programs offered to American Indian and Alaska Native junior high and high school students. Included are mathematics and science summer programs offered to high school students by the American Indian Science and Engineering Society at universities in Oklahoma, New Mexico, Wisconsin, Iowa, Montana, California, Wisconsin, and New York. NASA offers apprenticeship opportunities in various states for minority high school students interested in math, science, or engineering. Information is also included on programs sponsored by colleges, research facilities, and Indian organizations in Alabama, Arizona, South Dakota, Colorado, District of Columbia, Illinois, Massachusetts, Michigan, Minnesota, New York, North Carolina, North Dakota, Oklahoma, and Rhode Island. Many programs focus on math and science, help prepare students for college, or offer opportunities to explore career possibilities. Each program listing includes a brief description, application deadline, and contact person. Four additional directories of summer programs are listed. (LP)
Descriptors: Alaska Natives, American Indian Education, American Indians, Career Exploration, College Preparation, Colleges, Educational Opportunities, Engineering Education, Internship Programs, Mathematics Instruction, Program Descriptions, Secondary Education, Secondary School Students, Summer Programs, Summer Science Programs
Publication Type: Reference Materials - Directories/Catalogs; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Department of Education, Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: ORBIS Associates, Washington, DC.