Competitions and Summer Camps

Explore Your Future

For high school students entering their junior or senior year in fall 2015. 

Explore Your Future (EYF) is a six-day career awareness program where students experience college life, enjoy hands-on activities, and get a taste of real world careers in the fields of business, computing, engineering, health sciences, science and art. The dates for the 2015 EYF program are July 11 – 16 and July 18 – 23. Application deadline: April 30, 2015. For details visit the EYF web site. Questions? Email EYFinfo@rit.edu.

TechGirlz
TechBoyz

For girls and boys entering 7th, 8th, and 9th grade who are interested in careers in science, technology, engineering and math. July 25 – 30, 2015.

Campers will build a high-tech gadget, be a commander on a high-tech mission to Mars, conduct laboratory experiments and more. Registration deadline: May 31, 2015. Find more details on the TechGirlz website or TechBoyz website. Questions? Email: TechGirlz@ntid.rit.edu or TechBoyz@ntid.rit.edu.

For middle school students who are deaf or hard-of-hearing.

Student teams compete in several rounds that test speed, accuracy, teamwork and additional math skills.   April 10 – April 12, 2015. Deadline to register: December 15, 2014. Get the details here. Questions? Email Mathcompetition@ntid.rit.edu.

Spirit Writing Contest

For 10th – 11th grade writers.

The contest takes place in the spring with awards ceremony in the summer.
Deadline to enter: March 17, 2015Details here. Questions? Email WritingContest@ntid.rit.edu.

Digital Arts, Film and Animation Competition

For 9th – 12th grade students with artistic talent.

Students win exciting prizes by expressing themselves through graphic media, Web design, 3-D animation, film, interactive media, and photo imaging. Deadline to enter is March 17, 2015Details here. Questions? Email ArtsCompetition@ntid.rit.edu.

Health Care Careers Exploration Camp

For high school students entering grades 10, 11 and 12 in fall 2015. July 26 – 31, 2015.

Students explore a range of career options in health care fields and learn more about important issues in health care. Deadline to enter is May 30, 2015Details here. Questions? Email NTIDOutreach@ntid.rit.edu.