• This page will be constantly updated with enrichment opportunities for summer and during the year. This includes jobs, internships, academic and extracurricular enrichment programs, and opportunities for travel. Please contact Guidance Counselor Dr. Flowers with any questions or call her at 216.838.8075.

Public Safety Career Path Academy

Career Exploration
Program Dates: June 8-26, 2020
Location: Western Campus 11000 Pleasant Valley Road Parma, OH 44130 TRANSPORTATION AVAILABLE FROM METRO CAMPUS
Application Deadline: ASAP- See Dr. Flowers for additional info
Program Information: Tri-C's Public Safety Summer Academy is a tuition-free, grant-funded program that includes experiences with a wide variety of public safety careers and activities. Public safety careers inlcude police, fire, EMS, Community Response Team (CERT), homeland security, 911 dispatch, environmental health and safety, private security, bailiff, corrections, crime scene investigation and court reporting.
Financial Information: Free
Application Criteria: Ages: 15-16*
*See CIHS Program Alumni for More Info: 

Public Safety Career Preparation Academy

Career Exploration
Program Dates: June 8-26, 2020
Location: Western Campus 11000 Pleasant Valley Road Parma, OH 44130 Daily drop off and pickup available from the Advanced Technology Training Center (ATTC) parking lot, 3409 Woodland Ave., Cleveland, OH 44115. Buses will leave at 8 a.m. and return at 4:30 p.m
Application Deadline: ASAP
Program Information: Career path exploration, development and mentoring Classroom instruction on various public safety topics Tours of the Justice Center, Metroparks Ranger Station, Ohio Peace Officers Training Commission Tactical Training Center and the Ohio State Highway Patrol Guest speakers in legal studies, fire science, victim advocacy, corrections, policing, court stenography and dispatch Hands-on experiences: Challenge yourself on the police and fire obstacle courses Test your fitness level with the police/f
Financial Information: Free
Application Criteria: Ages 17-18 High School Senior or Class of 2019 graduate
*See CIHS Program Alumni for More Info: None

Young Writers Workshop

Creative Writing/ ARTS
Program Dates: July 12-17, 2020
Location: Ohio State University
Application Deadline: April 6, 2020 Access Application at: Go.OSU.EDU/YOUNGWRITERSWORKSHOP
Program Information: Week-long writers on the Campus of Ohio State University
Financial Information: No cost
Application Criteria: 10th or 11th grade status Personal Statement Sample of work
*See CIHS Program Alumni for More Info: None

Cleveland Clinic Louis Stokes Internship Program: Customer/Support Services

Employment- Support Services
Program Dates: Friday, June 19, 2020, and end on Friday, July 31, 2020
Location: The program takes place at Cleveland Clinic main campus, and other Clinic facilities
Application Deadline: Saturday, February 29, 2020; late applications are NOT accepted
Program Information: This six-week, non-clinical, business focused internship program focuses on providing patient support services for an overall positive experience while in the hospital. These areas include Healing Services & Spiritual Care, patient navigation, patient transport, Red Coat, and surgical support.
Financial Information: Bi-weekly Paid Internship
Application Criteria: Be a U.S. Citizen, non-citizen national, or legal permanent resident. Be 15 or 16 years of age by June 1, 2020. Be in 9th grade or 10th grade at the time of application. Have a cumulative GPA of 2.0 or better on a 4.0 scale. Live in Cleveland, East Cleveland or Warrensville. Demonstrate a strong interest in non-clinical, business focused areas of health care like Administration, Buildings & Properties/ Engineering, Community Outreach, Hospitality, Human Resources, Information Technology, Law De
*See CIHS Program Alumni for More Info: None

Cleveland Clinic Louis Stokes Internship Program: Integrative Arts & Technology

Employment/Arts & Technology
Program Dates: Friday, June 19, 2020, and end on Friday, July 31, 2020
Location: The program takes place at Cleveland Clinic main campus, and other Clinic facilities
Application Deadline: Saturday, February 29, 2020; late applications are NOT accepted http://civiceducation.clevelandclinic.org/Internship-Programs/Programs/The-Cleveland-Clinic-Louis-Stokes/Technology.aspx
Program Information: This six-week, non-clinical, business focused internship program immerses students in the areas of healthcare that include art & music therapy, arts & medicine, functional medicine, health information management, information technology, medical arts, graphics, and photography.
Financial Information: This is a paid internship. Students will be paid bi-weekly, in accordance with Cleveland Clinic’s pay cycle
Application Criteria: Be a U.S. Citizen, non-citizen national, or legal permanent resident. Be 15 or 16 years of age by June 1, 2020. Be in 9th grade or 10th grade at the time of application. Have a cumulative GPA of 2.0 or better on a 4.0 scale. Live in Cleveland, East Cleveland or Warrensville. Demonstrate a strong interest in non-clinical, business focused areas of health care like Administration, Buildings & Properties/ Engineering, Community Outreach, Hospitality, Human Resources, Information Technology, Law De
*See CIHS Program Alumni for More Info: None

Cleveland Clinic Louis Stokes Internship Program: Administration

Employment/Internship
Program Dates: Friday, June 19, 2020, and end on Friday, July 31, 2020
Location: The program takes place at Cleveland Clinic main campus, and other Clinic facilities
Application Deadline: Saturday, February 29, 2020
Program Information: This six-week, non-clinical, business focused internship program engages students in the areas of healthcare that include administration, community outreach, executive administration, finance, human resources, international business operations, law, marketing, and communications, philanthropy, and supply chain.
Financial Information: Bi-weekly Paid Internship
Application Criteria: Be a U.S. Citizen, non-citizen national, or legal permanent resident. Be 15 or 16 years of age by June 1, 2020. Be in 9th grade or 10th grade at the time of application. Have a cumulative GPA of 2.0 or better on a 4.0 scale. Live in Cleveland, East Cleveland or Warrensville. Demonstrate a strong interest in non-clinical, business focused areas of health care like Administration, Buildings & Properties/ Engineering, Community Outreach, Hospitality, Human Resources, Information Technology, Law De
*See CIHS Program Alumni for More Info: 

Cleveland Clinic Louis Stokes Internship Program: Operations

Employment: Operations
Program Dates: Friday, June 19, 2020, and end on Friday, July 31, 2020
Location: The program takes place at Cleveland Clinic main campus, and other Clinic facilities
Application Deadline: Saturday, February 29, 2020; late applications are NOT accepted http://civiceducation.clevelandclinic.org/Internship-Programs/Programs/The-Cleveland-Clinic-Louis-Stokes/Operations.aspx
Program Information: This six-week, non-clinical, business focused internship program encourages students' interest areas of healthcare that are designed to monitor and manage all of the processes within the hospital setting, including architecture & design, biomedical engineering, criminal justice/protective services, engineering, buildings and properties, hospitality, and innovations.
Financial Information: This is a paid internship. Students will be paid bi-weekly, in accordance with Cleveland Clinic’s pay cycle
Application Criteria: Be a U.S. Citizen, non-citizen national, or legal permanent resident. Be 15 or 16 years of age by June 1, 2020. Be in 9th grade or 10th grade at the time of application. Have a cumulative GPA of 2.0 or better on a 4.0 scale. Live in Cleveland, East Cleveland or Warrensville. Demonstrate a strong interest in non-clinical, business focused areas of health care like Administration, Buildings & Properties/ Engineering, Community Outreach, Hospitality, Human Resources, Information Technology, Law De
*See CIHS Program Alumni for More Info: None

Joyce Ivy Foundation Summer Scholars Program

Enrichment
Program Dates: See website for specific details: https://apply.joyceivyfoundation.org/
Location: Various Locations
Application Deadline: February 26, 2020 University of chicago February 28, 2020 Barnard University March 1, 2020 Brown University, Cornell University, Emory University, John Hopkins University, Stanford University, Smith University, Washington University
Program Information: Apply directly to the university
Financial Information: Scholarships Available
Application Criteria: Female high school student in Michigan, Ohio, Nebraska, Missouri, Minnesota, North Dakota or South Dakota, who is also attending high school in one of these seven states. Academically high-achieving student who will be entering 11th or 12th grade in Fall 2020. Occasionally, an exceptional rising 10th grader is selected as a Summer Scholar.
*See CIHS Program Alumni for More Info: NONE

Scientific Enrichment Opportunities Program and Youth Engaged in Cancer Research

Enrichment
Program Dates: June 1 - July 23, 2020
Location: Case Western Reserve University, School of Medicine
Application Deadline: February 20, 2020
Program Information: Students will work in a research lab for 8 weeks during the summer. Please Dr. Flowers for more information.
Financial Information: Stipend
Application Criteria: 3.0 GPA 97% school attendance No other summer commitments
*See CIHS Program Alumni for More Info: Adora Ezepue Brittny Hines Zaynab Shaheed

NEOREMA™ Experience

Enrichment Biomedical Sciences
Program Dates: Monday, July 6, 2020, and end on Friday, July 31, 2020
Location: Cleveland Clinic main campus & Kent State University
Application Deadline: Saturday, February 29, 2020 http://civiceducation.clevelandclinic.org/Internship-Programs/Programs/NEOREMA.aspx
Program Information: Experience is a four-week summer program – offered in partnership with Cleveland State University and Kent State University – that offers real-world experience and academic enrichment for rising high school sophomores from historically under-represented groups within the biomedical sciences.
Financial Information: Unpaid Internship
Application Criteria: Be a U.S. Citizen, non-citizen national, or legal permanent resident Be 15 years of age by June 1, 2020 Be in 9th grade at the time of application Have a current cumulative GPA of 2.75 or better on a 4.0 scale Live AND attend school in one of the following Northeast Ohio counties: Cuyahoga, Geauga, Lake, Lorain, Medina, Portage, Summit or Wayne Demonstrate a strong interest in science and an expressed interest in a career in medicine, science, and/or research
*See CIHS Program Alumni for More Info: None

Emerging Writer's Workshop

Enrichment/Creative Writing
Program Dates: JUNE 11-13, 2020
Location: Hiram College
Application Deadline: June 1, 2020 https://hiram.wufoo.com/forms/emerging-writers-workshop-registration/
Program Information: This residential writing workshop introduces rising high school sophomores, juniors and seniors to the central components of creative writing—voice, image and scene. Students will concentrate on writing short inventive pieces in multiple genres that integrate strategies discussed in the workshop. Participants will have the opportunity to share their work with others and gather feedback in order to make thoughtful and effective revisions. The workshop will conclude with a public reading of stud
Financial Information: $375, including room and board
Application Criteria: Passion for Creative Writing
*See CIHS Program Alumni for More Info: 

Leadership Development Institute for Teens

Enrichment/Leadership
Program Dates: June 8-12, 2020
Location: Cuyahoga Community College
Application Deadline: Fran Tomba, 216-987-2333 or frances.tomba@tri-c.edu
Program Information: Campers participate in activities that build character and strengthen leadership skills including communication, time management, goal setting, work ethic, respect, teamwork and more.
Financial Information: Cost: $169
Application Criteria: ages 13-18
*See CIHS Program Alumni for More Info: 

The Healthcare+ Pathways® Experience

Health Careers
Program Dates: Monday, June 8, 2020, and end on Friday, June 26, 2020
Location: Cleveland Clinic main campus
Application Deadline: Saturday, February 29, 2020 http://civiceducation.clevelandclinic.org/Internship-Programs/Programs/Healthcare-Plus-Pathways.aspx
Program Information: Three-week summer program – offered in partnership with Cleveland State University – that provides unique career exploration opportunities for rising high school freshmen from historically under-represented groups within the biomedical sciences.
Financial Information: Unpaid internship with opportunity for a stipend
Application Criteria: Be a U.S. Citizen, non-citizen national, or legal permanent resident Be 14 years of age by June 1, 2020 Be in 8th grade at the time of application Have a current cumulative GPA of 2.5 or better on a 4.0 scale Live AND attend school in one of the following Northeast Ohio counties: Cuyahoga, Geauga, Lake, Lorain, Medina, Portage, Summit or Wayne Demonstrate a strong interest in science and an expressed interest in a clinical or non-clinical career in medicine, science, and/or research
*See CIHS Program Alumni for More Info: 

Viking CHAMPS Program

Math Enrichment
Program Dates: June 8, 2020 – June 26, 2020
Location: Cleveland State University
Application Deadline: April 12, 2020
Program Information: The Viking CHAMPS program is a pre-college preparatory program for rising 11th and 12th grade students who have an interest in careers in the health professions. Cleveland State University hosts the summer program that stresses preparation for a career in healthcare (doctors, nurses, therapists, etc.). The three week program will train you for science lab basics and will give you excellent exposure to ACT preparation. You will work with doctors, nurses and other health professionals as they dem
Financial Information: $500 stipend and a laptop computer upon successful completion of program
Application Criteria: Rising 11th and 12th grade students
*See CIHS Program Alumni for More Info: 

Youth Opportunities Unlimited (Y.O.U.)

Summer Employment
Program Dates: Eligibility determination and orientation sessions will be held in April, May, and June. Work sessions for the Y.O.U. Summer Youth Employment Program will start in June and will end in August.
Location: Various Locations
Application Deadline: May 1. 2020
Program Information: Youth Opportunities Unlimited (Y.O.U.) is a nonprofit workforce development organization based in Cleveland, Ohio that serves teens and young adults ages 14-24 living in economically distressed areas in Northeast Ohio.
Financial Information: Paid employment
Application Criteria: You must be age 14-24 You must be a resident of Cuyahoga County You may be required to meet a program’s eligibility guidelines.
*See CIHS Program Alumni for More Info: Shannon Elder