Junior Statesmen Summer School (JSA)


program overview

JSA provides world-class summer schools and institutes for outstanding high school students. Held at some of the most prestigious universities in the nation, JSA summer programs prepare students for success in college and beyond. They provide rigorous, advanced academic instruction while building key leadership and success skills, and providing a truly unique and valuable set of experiential learning activities. JSA summer programs are where tomorrow’s leaders come to take the next big step in their development. We look forward to discovering the leader in you!


  • You should apply to the summer school programs, not the summer institutes.

Program Website: http://summer.jsa.org/programs/

Specialization(s): General College Prep

Selectivity: Selective

Location: Multiple: Georgetown University campus, Washington, D.C.; Stanford University campus, Palo Alto, CA; Princeton University, Princeton, New Jersey

Duration: 3 weeks; multiple sessions available

Financial Aid: Necessary. For more information, visit http://summer.jsa.org/support/scholarships/

Fee Waiver: No application fee.