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 February 2018 at Goddard College.  All Vermont high school and technical center students are invited to attend.

These two-day academic and arts intensives 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 $10-$295 depending on family ability to pay.

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 nonprofit 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/winterweekend or by calling 802-865-4448.