REGION – The Governor’s Institutes of Vermont announces the opening of the application for two fantastic Winter Weekends for motivated high school students taking place in Feb. 2018. All Vermont high school and technical center students are invited to attend. These two-day academic and arts intensives will take place at Goddard College in Plainfield, Vt. They are unique programs designed to provide fun and intensive study opportunities on topics that promote a passion for learning in a great community environment. Weekend tuition is based on family ability to pay.
Exciting offerings during the two February weekends include Disaster Health and Epidemiology, Global Education and Youth Voice, Creative Writing, Design/Build Engineering, Social Entrepreneurship, Astrophotography, Debate and National Issues, Directing Theater, World Musicology, and Intermediate Robotics.
The Governor’s Institutes is a 34 year old non-profit known for immersive summer and winter learning opportunities that change students’ lives. Eleven institutes are scheduled for summer 2018, and students will be able to apply for those beginning Feb. 1. If your business or organization would like to donate scholarships to help students with financial need attend, please let us know!
More information is available at www.giv.org/winter or by calling 802-865-4448.