Clarence High School

Together We Make Learning A Way Of Life

Clarence High School is a great place to learn, but many worthwhile, educational, fun, challenging and rather unique opportunities await those students who are willing to venture beyond their school community.  This list will be updated regularly, and hard copies of all information will be kept on file in the Guidance and Counseling Office.  Have fun looking for your next adventure!

*Albright-Knox: Building a Portfolio Art Class

Registration Deadline: June 30, 2017


Alfred University Summer Programs for Teens  


Buffalo State Community Arts Academy Summer Program


Buffalo State Reading Skills and Speed Reading Summer Programs



Canisius College – Steve Tasker’s Self-Leadership Experience


Canisius College Summer Honors Program


ECC Summer College for Students

Take college courses over the summer for only $67 per credit hour. More details available in the Guidance Office or call 716-270-2826 or email


*ECMC Summer Youth Program

Application is on file in the guidance office or by going to

Application Deadline: March 17, 2017


Junior Robotic Surgery Challenge 2016


*Kaleida Health Summer Student Volunteer Program

·         Buffalo General Medical Center

·         DeGraff Memorial Hospital

·         Millard Fillmore Suburban Hospital

·         Women & Children’s Hospital of Buffalo


Kaleida Health Smiling Through Tears Bereavement Day Camp

Please see your counselor in the Guidance Office for more information.


National Federation for Just Communities of WNY

Application and information available in the Guidance Office


Niagara University Summer Academy or pick up an application in the Guidance Office


*RIT Explore Your Future (for deaf and hard-of-hearing students)


*RIT College and Careers 2017


Roswell Park Summer Cancer Research Program 2017

Application Deadline: January 10, 2017


*Sisters of Charity Hospital Summer Volunteer Opportunities


St. Bonaventure University Summer Camps     


UB Camp Cardiac 2016


UB Camp Neuro 2016


UB National Summer Transportation Institute


*UB School of Pharmacy Pre-Pharmacy Summer Camp


UB - Career Opportunities in the Accounting Profession    


*UB Tech Savvy – Girls Exploring STEM

One-day March 18, 2017


*University of Rochester Precollege Program


Upstate Medical University Career Awareness Days


Villa Maria College Summer Camps for High School Students


Yroswell Street Team

·         Has your life been touched by cancer? Do you want to make a difference?

Application Deadline: December 9, 2016

Summer Opportunities Non Local


*Adelphi University Precollege Program 2017                                    


*American Academy of Dramatic Arts Summer Programs 2017 


*ASSE International Student Exchange Program


*Babson Entrepreneurial Development Experience

Application Deadline: March 1, 2017


*Barnard Summer 2017

Pre-college experience for 10th and 11th grade girls


*Boston University Summer Term High School Programs 


*Boston University Visual Arts Summer Institute


*Broadreach Global Education and Skill-Building Summer Adventures


*Campus Oxford

Summer studies at either Oxford or Cambridge Universities


*Carnegie Mellon Summer Pre-College Programs


*Catapult (Entrepreneurship)

Catapult is a high school entrepreneurship program


*Cleveland Institute of Art  

Application Deadline: April 14, 2017


*Colorado School of Mines – Girls Lead the Way

An experience to help guide young women towards a future in STEM


*Columbia University Summer Programs for HS students  


*Cornell University – Expanding Your Horizons 4/15/17

A one-day conference for girls grades 7-9 for a hands on experience in science, math and engineering


*Cornell University Summer College    

Deadline for Research Apprenticeship in Biological Sciences: March 10, 2017

Deadline for all other programs: April 7, 2017


*Discovery Internships


*Duke Summer Academy for High School Students


*Duke Summer College for High School Students


*Engineering Summer Academy at UPenn

Priority Application Deadline: February 24, 2017

Final Application Deadline: April 24, 2017


*Envisioning Youth Empowerment (EYE) Retreat  


*Experience America - 2017 Summer Programs


*Fashion Institute of Design and Merchandising Summer Program 2017   


*George Mason University – Washington Youth Summit on the Environment


*George Washington University Pre-College Program 2016


*Global Works Summer Community Service, Language Learning and Adventure Programs

·         Destinations include: Costa Rica, Fiji Islands, France, Galapagos, New Zealand, Nicaragua, Panama, Peru, Puerto Rico and Spain


*Hillsdale College: High School Summer Study and Travel Programs


*HOBY – Hugh O’Brian Youth Leadership


*Ithaca College Summer College 2017  


*Kingdom Education

Summer programs at leading universities in English speaking countries.


*Long Island University Summer Honors Institute 2017

One-week summer programs are offered on a full scholarship basis – the only cost is for meals and transportation


*Maine Media College:  2017 Young Artists Camp Pre-College Program


*Miami University Summer Scholars Program


*Marist College Summer Pre-College Program


*National Youth Leadership Forum: Medicine

·         9-day summer program, 8 different locations across the country

·         See your counselor for nomination


*The New School

www.newschool/parsons-summer for art and design studies for summer writing intensive  for acting workshops for filmmaking intensive


*Northfield Mount Hermon Summer Session


*NYU Precollege Summer 2017   


*Otis College of Art and Design: Summer of Art 2017  


*Oxbridge Academic Programs  

Summer Study in Oxford/Cambridge, Scotland, France, Spain, New York, Los Angeles


Penn State Schreyer Honors College Summer Scholars Day This is a one day open house on June 17, 2016


*Pratt Institute  


*Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute – PREFACE

Application Deadline: March 24, 2017


*Roanoke College Summer Institute

Application Deadline: May 15, 2017


*Skidmore College: NYS Summer Writers Institute 


*Skidmore College: precollege programs   


*SPI Abroad 

Study abroad in Spain, France, Italy, Costa Rica, or China


*St. John’s College – Summer Academy (Annapolis, Maryland/Santa Fe, New Mexico)


*Stanford University Summer College 2016


*Stevens Institute of Technology


*Summer Discovery   


*Summerfuel: Pre-College, Study Abroad, College Admissions Prep, Social Entrepreneurship


*University of Alabama Early College Summer 2017


*University of Houston - Hospitality Management Summer Camps


*University of New England Early College 2017

Programs for both coastal marine ecology and neuroscience


*University of Pittsburgh - The Bridge: College Prep & Leadership Academy


*University of Southern California Summer Programs  


*VISIONS Service Adventures


*Washington University in St. Louis: Summer Experiences