July 6th – August 14th, 2015

The Summer Intensive Application Deadline is extended to 11:59 p.m. on Sunday, April 5, 2015.

Your path to a career in the tech sector begins now.

This Summer Intensive is geared toward equipping you with the basic skills you’ll need to embark on the journey of becoming an innovative engineer, programmer and tech leader.

Develop a real grasp of computer science and interpersonal skills
Receive mentorship from tech professionals and guest speakers
Build digital applications that you’ll be proud to show your family and friends
Make new friends
Discover new professional talents and skills
Become a leader

Join our community of amazing alums who have gone on to run high school hackathons (The Young Hackers), participate in events like PennApps (Philadelphia) and HackGenY (Silicon Valley, Calif.) and attend coding bootcamps like Make School Summer Academy (NYC).

Summer Intensive Overview

July 6th – August 14th, 2015
9am – 5pm each weekday
Hands-on, project based learning with your peers
200+ hours of instruction in computing concepts, programming fundamentals, mobile phone development, robotics, web development, and design
Field trips to technology companies and recreation centers


  • Must be male student
  • Between ages of 14-17 years old
  • Rising HS sophomores, juniors, and seniors
  • Member of underrepresented racial/ethnic minority group
  • Lives within daily commuting distance of NYC


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