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'IT Girl' Summer Series

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Charleston Southern University

9200 University Boulevard

North Charleston, SC 29406

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The ‘IT Girl’ Summer Series is a four week digital and hands on learning camp for girls ages 8-18 to learn in-demand technology concepts.

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PLEASE CAREFULLY READ THE SUMMER SERIES DETAILS BELOW:

*This Eventbrite page serves as an application request for the Summer Series program. After you select the 'Register' button, you will receive an email from our team with a link to submit an application*

*NOTE: We will continue to monitor the situation with COVID-19 over the next three months. We will follow state guidelines for hosting events as well as do what we feel is necessary to keep everyone safe. Should we need to cancel this summer program, we will refund tuition fees.

OVERVIEW

The ‘IT Girl’ Summer Series is a four week (Saturdays only) camp for girls ages 8-18. IT Girls will learn digital and hands-on in-demand technology concepts. Additionally, our workshops and programs focus on discovering, pursuing, and succeeding in technology through the exposure of technical skills. Students do not need to have any prior technical experience, and all materials will be provided. We ask all students at least have a strong desire to learn more about tech. All materials are included; lunch and snacks provided.

A $10.00 non-refundable application fee is due at the time of application and is applied to the tuition price.

Summer Series tuition is $100.00 per student to attend the entire month of camp and is not paid until your application has been accepted. Financial aid assistance is available, to families that qualify. Tuition is due by April 31st, 2020.

WHO MAY APPLY

Our summer series is open to girls of color ages 8-18. No technology experience necessary! We accept students based on a number of criteria including their interest level in technology, the popularity of your child's first choice of technology, and the popularity of the age group your student falls into (camp is divided into two age groups). Although this camp serves girls of color and underrepresented minorities The Next IT Girl does not discriminate based on race or nationality.

CAMP DETAILS

Students ARE required to be present at all scheduled sessions every Saturday. Therefore, please schedule appointments for times outside of the summer series hours. Please note that this is NOT an overnight camp and camp duration is for two hours only. Two separate program tracks are offered, each with different curriculum and skill level, providing you with the opportunity to choose which track works best for your IT Girl. Snacks and lunch are provided.

APPLICATION PROCESS

Parents/Guardians will be notified of your student's acceptance to the program at the beginning of April after the applications have been processed.

CANCELLATION POLICY

We understand that circumstances change, if you must cancel then please be aware of these dates:

Before May 15th, only a 50% refund of tuition fees will be issued.

After May 15th, there will be NO refund of tuition fees.

*The $10 application fee is not refundable regardless of acceptance to summer series.*In the event of illness or family emergency we will review each refund request on a case by case basis*

2020 Camp Application Deadlines

Camp applications open: Monday, March 16th, 2020

Camp applications close: Wednesday, April 1st, 2020

Acceptance letters emailed: Friday, April 10th, 2020

Tuition & registration forms due: April 31st, 2020

**Incomplete applications will not be considered. More information about this is available via the link below, and will also be emailed to you upon receipt of your application.

'IT Girl' Summer Series Application

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