Virginia’s ‘best summer camp’ set for Emory & Henry College

March 19, 2018 - summer camp

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EMORY, Va. — Voted best summer stay in Southwest Virginia by readers of Virginia Living magazine, a annual Emory Henry College Summer Scholars Institute Leadership Program is usurpation applications for a module scheduled for Jun 17-22 on a EH campus.

Now in a 39th year, Summer Scholars is a one-week residential stay for academically eager and gifted rising sixth-, seventh-, eighth- and ninth-graders.

The Summer Scholars Leadership Program is also accessible for rising 10th-, 11th- and 12th-grade students. This modernized module provides skills and collection to assist participants in apropos improved prepared for care roles in high propagandize and college.

The stay offers accelerated training activities designed to enlarge a student’s interests. Attendees will also accept a glance into life on a college campus.

“Summer Scholars is a good time to try improvement topics with students and instructors who share your interests,” pronounced Jordan Graham, executive of a Summer Scholars Program. “We are vehement to offer a singular stay to a area that creates a village of students from around a world.”


Scholars attend daily classes with gifted instructors in EH educational buildings, stay in campus chateau halls and are reserved an adult coach who will beam them during their stay.

Previous year’s classes have enclosed art, drama/theatre, unfamiliar language, leadership, robotics, photography, striking design, music, science, record and wellness. At a time of application, students might ask specific theme matter of seductiveness to them and change a march offerings for this year’s camp.

Evening activities embody a travel dance, talent uncover and margin activities. Students will also attend a opening during a circuitously Barter Theatre in Abingdon.

The cost of a stay is $525 with a $25 bonus for applications perceived before Mar 30. This comprehensive cost covers lodging, dishes and activity fees. A deposition of $50 is due during a time of application. The focus deadline is May 1. The initial fee remuneration is due on May 1, and a residue will be due on or before Jun 1. Participants should ask their propagandize complement if it provides scholarships to a camp.

For some-more information, hit Graham during or call (276) 698-9339. For an online focus and serve details, revisit

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