Governor School. Summer Residential Program 2014. What is Summer Residential Governor School?.
Summer Residential Program
Provides gifted high school sophomores and juniors with intensive educational experiences in visual and performing arts; humanities; mathematics, science, and technology; agriculture, or through mentorships in marine science , NASA/Engineering, or Medicine & Health Sciences.
Students live on a college or university campus for up to four weeks each summer.
Involved in classroom and laboratory work, field studies, research, individual and group projects and performances, and seminars with noted scholars, visiting artists, and other professionals.
Mentorships - Work side-by-side with research scientists, physicians, and a variety of other professionals.
Academic Application – complete this application for the Agriculture program, the Humanities program, and the Math, Science, and Technology program
Mentorship Application – complete this application for the Medicine & Health Sciences and the NASA/Engineering and Virginia Institute of Marine Science (VIMS) programs
Visual and Performing Arts Application – complete this application for all of the subcategories of the Visual and Performing Arts program (dance, instrumental music, theatre, visual arts, and vocal music)
Program Location Student Capacity
Agriculture (AG) VTECH 100
Humanities (HUM) Radford University 200
Medicine & Health Sciences VCU26
Mathematics, Science, Technology Lynchburg College 160
NASA/NIA Christopher Newport University12
VIMS Christopher Newport University 6
Visual and Performing Arts (VPA) Radford University 200
Radford University – June 22 – July 19for the 2014 Summer Residential Governor's School for Humanities and Visual and Performing Arts.
In order to receive a Governor’s School certificate, students are required to be in attendance from the opening ceremony on June 22 through the closing ceremony on July 19.
Student Parent Handbook: http://www.radford.edu/content/gov-school/home/about/handbook.html
Mathematics, Science & Technology
Mentorships in Engineering, Marine Science, and Medicine and Health Sciences