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Summer Programs

Learn About a Creative New Technology and Have Your Best Summer Yet

Change AI. Change the World.

  • Hands-on Learning
  • Mentorship by AI Practitioners
  • Supportive Peer Community

About AI4ALL Summer Programs

AI is everywhere. Help create the future by learning how to use AI to solve problems you care about. At AI4ALL Summer Programs, high school students are immersed in hands-on learning, mentorship by top AI practitioners, and supportive peer networks at top universities.

  • Who Should Apply?

    We aim to serve the following high school students from groups historically excluded from AI, especially those at the intersection of two or more of these identities:

    • Indigenous Peoples, Black, Hispanic or Latinx, Pacific Islander, and Southeast Asian 
    • Trans and non-binary; two-spirit; cis women and girls
    • Lesbian, gay, bisexual, asexual, and queer
    • Students with a demonstrated financial need (for example, high school students who qualify for free/reduced lunch or college students who receive financial aid)
    • Future first-generation college student

    No coding experience necessary. Grade levels listed below refer to a student’s grade level at the time of application.

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  • Financial Aid

    All AI4ALL Summer Programs are either free or offer extensive tuition assistance, and the majority of our students receive tuition assistance in the form of scholarships. Read about financial aid and fees on each program’s website, linked below.

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Programs

  • Boston University
    • Grade Level: 10th - 11th
    • Eligibility: Trans and cisgender women; Massachusetts Residents
    • Applications Open: March 1, 2022
    • Applications Close: May 1, 2022
    • Decisions Received: May 15, 2022
    • Program Dates: July 25 - August 12, 2022
    • Contact: Cynthia Brossman, cab@bu.edu
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  • Carnegie Mellon University
    • Grade Level: 10th - 11th
    • Eligibility: U.S. Residents
    • Applications Open: November 7, 2021
    • Applications Close: March 9, 2022
    • Decisions Received: April 7, 2022
    • Contact: Natalie Hatcher, nhatcher@andrew.cmu.edu
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  • Columbia University
    • Grade Level: 9th - 11th
    • Eligibility: NY Metropolitan Residents
    • Applications Open: February 1, 2022
    • Applications Close: March 31, 2022
    • Decisions Received: May 9, 2022
    • Program Dates: June 27 - July 15
    • Contact: Summer Programs, summerprograms@ai-4-all.org
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  • Georgia Tech University
    • Grade Level: 9th - 10th
    • Eligibility: Atlanta Metropolitan Residents
    • Applications Open: February 1, 2022
    • Applications Close: April 15, 2022
    • Decisions Received: May 11, 2022
    • Program Dates: June 13 - June 30, 2022
    • Contact: ai4all@gatech.edu
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  • Princeton University
    • Grade Level: 10th
    • Eligibility: U.S. Residents & International Residents
    • Applications Open: February 1, 2022
    • Applications Close: April 1, 2022
    • Decisions Received: April 21, 2022
    • Program Dates: July 10 - July 30, 2022
    • Contact: ai4all@princeton.edu, (609) 258-8014
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  • Seattle University
    • Grade Level: 9th - 11th
    • Eligibility: U.S. Residents & International Residents
    • Applications Open: February 1, 2022
    • Priority Applications Close: April 15, 2022
    • Decisions Received: May 15, 2022
    • Program Dates: July 18 - July 29, 2022
    • Contact: Julian Franco, jfranco@seattleu.edu, (206) 297-5807
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  • Simon Fraser University
    • Grade Level: 9th - 11th
    • Eligibility: Trans and cisgender women, non-binary and two-spirit students; Canadian Residents
    • Applications Open: January 2022
    • Priority Applications Close: February 2022
    • Priority Decisions Received: March 2022
    • Program Dates: July 11 - July 29, 2022
    • Contact: Eva Yap, sacoord@sfu.ca
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  • Stanford University
    • Grade Level: 9th
    • Eligibility: U.S. Residents & International Residents
    • Applications Open: December 1, 2021
    • Applications Close: February 1, 2022 (Priority); March 11, 2022 (Final)
    • Program Dates: June 27 - July 15, 2022
    • Contact: hai-education@stanford.edu
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  • UC Berkeley
    • Grade Level: 9th - 10th
    • Eligibility: San Francisco Bay Area Residents
    • Applications Open: February 1, 2022
    • Applications Close: March 31, 2022
    • Decisions Received: May 31, 2022
    • Contact: Summer Programs, summerprograms@ai-4-all.org
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  • UC San Francisco
    • Grade Level: 8th - 11th
    • Priority Eligibility: Women & Nonbinary Students; Students from historically excluded backgrounds; San Francisco Bay Area Residents
    • Applications Open: February 14, 2022
    • Applications Close: March 31, 2022
    • Decisions Received: May 6, 2022
    • Program Dates: July 11 - July 29, 2022
    • Contact: ai4all@listsrv.ucsf.edu
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  • University of Maryland
    • Grade Level: 9th - 11th
    • Priority Eligibility: DMV (D.C., Maryland, Virginia) Area Residents
    • Applications Open: January 14, 2022
    • “Best Consideration” Deadline: February 28, 2022
    • Applications Close: March 18, 2022
    • Decisions Received: March 24, 2022
    • Program Dates: July 3 - July 23, 2022
    • Contact: Kate Atchison, katea@umd.edu / Veronica Sanchez, vsanche8@umd.edu
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  • University of Michigan
    • Grade Level: 9th - 10th
    • Eligibility: Michigan Residents
    • Applications Open: January 29, 2022
    • Applications Close: April 1, 2022
    • Decisions Received: May 1, 2022
    • Program Dates: July 5 - July 15, 2022
    • Contact: cedo-admin@umich.edu
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  • University of Pennsylvania
    • Grade Level: 9th - 12th
    • Eligibility: Philadelphia Residents
    • Applications Open: December 1, 2021
    • Applications Close: April 1, 2022
    • Decisions Received: June 1, 2022
    • Program Dates: June 20 - July 1, 2022
    • Contact: AI4ALL@GRASP, ai4all@seas.upenn.edu
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  • University of Texas at El Paso
    • Grade Level: 8th - 10th
    • Eligibility: El Paso Region Residents
    • Applications Open: April 15, 2022
    • Applications Close: June 10, 2022
    • Decisions Received: May 15, y2022
    • Program Dates: June 13 - July 1, 2022
    • Contact: Gabby Gandara, excites@utep.edu
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  • University of Washington
    • Summer 2022 details coming soon.
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  • Bring AI4ALL to Your University
    • Application should be completed by university administrator or faculty member
    • Read more on our FAQ page about university partnership
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Changemakers in AI

Once you complete an AI4ALL Summer Program, you are invited to join our alumni network, Changemakers in AI. As part of this lifelong network, you have access to a supportive peer community, technical skills training, internship support, and college/career preparation & coaching. Our goal is to support you to become a leader in AI in your own way.

For High School Educators

Interested in helping equip the young people in your life with future-proof skills and the power to create real change using technology? Let them know about AI4ALL Summer Programs. Download the flyer below to post in your classroom or school.

Bring AI Education to Your High School

Interested in teaching your high school students about how AI can be used to solve problems they care about? Check out AI4ALL Open Learning, our free, approachable AI curriculum that you can bring into your high school classroom.