Upcoming Opportunities

Three sessions in 2019: June 1-6; June 8-13; June 15-20

Naval Academy’s Summer Seminar

Application opens on January 3, 2019.

What is it? A program designed to expose students to all aspects of the Naval Academy including the academic program and midshipman life. Students will also receive an overview of Navy and Marine Corps service options.

When is the deadline? March 31

Who should apply? Juniors who are rising seniors

For more information go to http://www.usna.edu/Admissions/Programs/NASS/index.php

Rising 9th graders June 3-8; Rising 10th graders June 10-15; Rising 11th graders June 17-21.

Naval Academy’s STEM Seminar

What is it? A program focused on science, technology, engineering and math designed to encourage students to pursue a course of study in engineering and technology throughout high school and college

When is the deadline? April 15

Who should apply? Rising 9th through 11th graders

For more information go to http://www.usna.edu/Admissions/Programs/STEM/index.php

July 12, 2020

Naval Academy Sports Camps

The Naval Academy hosts many outstanding sports camps throughout the summer. We will not provide reimbursement for these camps. Advancement credit will only be given if the camp length is four nights/five days or more.

When is the deadline? Dependent upon the camp.

For more information go to https://navysports.com/sports/2018/9/25/navy-sports-camps.aspx.

7-12 July; 14-19 July; 21-26 July

Coast Guard Academy’s Academy Information Mission (AIM)

Applications will open in February 2019

What is it? A program that provides immersion in academy tradition and cadet life.

Who should apply? Rising high school seniors

When is the deadline? April 1

For more information, go to http://www.uscga.edu/AIM/

15-20 July

Marine Corps Senior Leadership and Character Development Academy

Application Window Opens on 17 January 2019

What is it? A program that challenges participants to step outside of their comfort zone and to strengthen their confidence and leadership skills. 

Who should apply? Rising high school juniors

When is the deadline? TBA

For more information, go to https://slcda.marines.com

28-31 May

West Point’s Middle School STEM Workshop

What is it? A science, technology, engineering, and math program taught by Academy faculty and cadet mentors.

When is the deadline? February 22

Who should apply? Sixth and seventh-grade students who demonstrate strong academic performance and a strong interest in pursuing a college

How do we support it?  Private contributors have generously provided funding to cover tuition for all students selected to participate in the workshop. Housing, meals, and all activities will be provided by the scholarship, however, travel for students to and from West Point will not be included.

For more information, go to https://www.usma.edu/centers-and-research/center-for-leadership-and-diversity-in-stem/middle-school-stem-workshop


West Point’s Summer Leaders Experience (SLE)

Application opens on January 15, 2019

What is it? SLE is a fast-paced program of academic classes, military training, physical fitness training, and intramural athletics conducted during the month of June each year.  You must have standardized test scores to be considered for SLE.

Who should apply? Current high school juniors who will be 17 by July 1 of the year they would be a USMA freshman

For more information, go to http://www.usma.edu/admissions/SitePages/Summer.aspx


Outbound Exchanges

Cadet submission deadline: Midnight, February 16, 2020

Many outstanding cadets will be applying and you need to show the IEP Selection Committee your stuff. You must set yourself apart from the others by demonstrating through your application your dedication to not only the NSCC but to yourself.

2020 Exchanges:  

Australia: 13 - 27 April 

See flyer for more info

Apply to this exchange

Other Exchanges:



Hong Kong

New Zealand


Republic of Korea

United Kingdom

For more information, go to https://iep-seacadets.squarespace.com/