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Get Ahead

Interested in getting a jump start on your college career? Participating in one of our science enrichment programs or events might be just the ticket.

Summer Research & Science Education

Summer Research Experience in the Department of Physics Application Deadline March 18.

Project SEED American Chemical Society Summer Internship at IUPUI Application Deadline April 1.

IU Simon Cancer Center Summer Research Program (IUSCCSRP) Applications Deadline Feb 15.

Summer Diversity Scholars Research Program Application Deadline March 1.

IUPUI Nanotechnology Discovery Academy (INDA) Application Deadline April 8.

Competitions, Fairs & Conferences

International Brain Bee (January)

Computer Science Day and Programming Contest (March)

High School Math Contest (Contest opens in early spring; Award Ceremony held in April)

High School Genetics Conference (March)

Colleges Courses and Credit for High School Students

SPAN: SPAN offers many opportunities that can be configured many ways. It permits motivated high school students to get started on their college education or just take courses that are not available at their local high school.

Project Lead the Way: Students can receive IUPUI for Project Lead the Way courses taught in their high school classroom.