Research summer programs online. URP helps students to plan for summer research, find programs, and apply to programs at UW and elsewhere. For assistance, check out our listings below and see a URP adviser or attend a Summer Research Program Information Session. Jim’s first task at Porter Sargent was to research summer programs for the Guide to Summer Camps and Summer Schools, published since 1924 to describe recreational and educational summer opportunities for kids and teens. URP co-hosted summer research programs.

URP co-hosts several programs with research institutions and UW departments. Jim helped to make the Guide’s 1600+ program listings fully searchable online at Find out the application requirements for the programs you’re interested in. Some programs require high school transcripts, test scores or samples of creative work. Look into summer programs at nearby colleges or other colleges you’re interested in.