Applications for Summer Programs for high school students are open now! Learn more and apply here.

Summer Programs

Learn About a Creative New Technology that Can Help the World 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, you’re immersed in hands-on learning, mentorship by top AI practitioners, and supportive peer networks at top universities.

During the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, the safety of our community continues to be our top priority. With this in mind, all program sites will be virtual for summer 2021. Sign up for updates below in order to get occasional emails about program information, including application due dates and more.

  • 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
    • Current Grade Level: 10th + 11th
    • Program Dates: July 26 - August 13, 2021
    • Program Experience: Virtual
    • Geographic Eligibility: Massachusetts residents
    • Application now closed.
    • Free program
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  • Carnegie Mellon University
    • Current Grade Level: 10th + 11th
    • Program Dates: June 26 - July 24, 2021
    • Program Experience: Virtual
    • Geographic Eligibility: US residents
    • Application now closed.
    • Free program
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  • Columbia University
    • Current Grade Level: 9th - 11th
    • Program Dates: June 28 - July 16, 2021
    • Program Experience: Virtual
    • Geographic Eligibility: Priority to students in NYC metropolitan area
    • Apply by: May 15, 2021
    • Free program
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  • Georgia Tech University
    • Current Grade Level: 9th + 10th
    • Program Dates: June 14 - 25, 2021
    • Program Experience: Virtual
    • Geographic Eligibility: US residents; priority to local applicants
    • Application now closed.
    • Scholarships available
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  • Princeton University
    • Current Grade Level: 10th
    • Program Dates: July 11 - 30, 2021
    • Program Experience: Virtual
    • Geographic Eligibility: US residents
    • Application now closed.
    • Scholarships available
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  • Seattle University
    • Current Grade Level: 9th - 12th
    • Program Dates: July 11 - 23, 2021
    • Program Experience: Virtual
    • Geographic Eligibility: US residents
    • Application open until all spots filled.
    • Scholarships available
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  • Simon Fraser University
    • Current Grade Level: 10th + 11th
    • Program Dates: July 19 - 30, 2021
    • Program Experience: Virtual
    • Geographic Eligibility: Canadian residents
    • Application now closed.
    • Low-cost program; Scholarships available
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  • Stanford University
    • Current Grade Level: 9th
    • Program Dates: June 28 - July 16, 2021
    • Program Experience: Virtual
    • Geographic Eligibility: International
    • Application now closed.
    • Scholarships available
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  • UC Berkeley
    • Current Grade Level: 9th + 10th
    • Program Dates: August 2 - 6, 2021
    • Program Experience: Virtual
    • Geographic Eligibility: Priority to students in SF Bay Area
    • Apply by: May 15, 2021
    • Free program
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  • UC San Francisco
    • Current Grade Level: 8th - 11th
    • Program Dates: July 12 - 30, 2021
    • Program Experience: Virtual
    • Geographic Eligibility: US Residents
    • Application now closed.
    • Free program
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  • University of Maryland
    • Current Grade Level: 9th - 11th
    • Program Dates: July 12 - 31, 2021
    • Program Experience: Virtual
    • Geographic Eligibility: Priority to DC, Maryland, and Virginia Residents
    • Application now closed.
    • Scholarships available
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  • University of Michigan
    • Current Grade Level: 9th + 10th
    • Program Dates: July 19 - 30, 2021
    • Program Experience: Virtual
    • Geographic Eligibility: Michigan residents
    • Application now closed.
    • Free program
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  • University of Pennsylvania
    • Current Grade Level: 9th + 10th
    • Program Dates: June 21 - July 2, 2021
    • Program Experience: Virtual
    • Geographic Eligibility: US Residents
    • Application now closed.
    • Free program
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  • University of Texas at El Paso
    • Current Grade Level: 9th - 11th
    • Program Dates: July 12 - 30, 2021
    • Program Experience: Virtual
    • Geographic Eligibility: El Paso/Ciudad Juarez region
    • Apply by: May 15, 2021 (priority deadline)
    • Free program
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  • University of Washington
    • Current Grade Level: 10th - 12th
    • Program Dates: July 5 - 17, 2021
    • Program Experience: Virtual
    • Geographic Eligibility: International
    • Application now closed.
    • Free program
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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 join our alumni network, Changemakers in AI. As part of this lifelong network, you have access to a supportive peer community, technical skills & continuing education courses, internship support, and college/career preparation & coaching. Our goal is to support you to and through your career in AI.

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.