Virginia Association for the Gifted (VAG)
For students K-12. Summer and school year activities.
Chart that provides a listing of opportunities for gifted and high ability students. Almost 50 programs included. Program name, grade levels, dates, and contact/websites are listed.
Contact Danielle Alicea at NGPS, Julie Haddix at NGES, Mara Zornes at RES, and Katie Brunelle at WMMS
National History Day
Contact Stephanie Hammer at WMMS
Reflections Governor's Art School
Students 6th - 8th grade, Summer program in Charlottesville
Contact Carla Masterson at WMMS
Summer Residential Governor's Schools & Governor's Foreign Language AcademiesContact Tim Hickey at Central Office
Please see Governor's Schools page on this website for more information and handbooks
Blue Ridge Virtual Governor's School (BRVGS)
Students apply in 8th grade and participate in the program 9th - 12th
Contact Heather Corpora at WMHS, Tim Hickey at Central Office or Marc Carraway with BRVGS
Early College Program with PVCCCohorts begin in 10th grade and students can earn an Associates Degree upon graduation
Virginia Aerospace Science and Technology Scholars (VASTS)
For 11th Grade Students (free program) - Deadline October 30, 2016Contact Ian Cawthway at email@example.com
For 10th Grade Students (free program) - Deadline October 30, 2016
Contact Elizabeth Joyner at firstname.lastname@example.org
Johns Hopkins Center for Talented Youth Talent Search
For students 2nd - 8th grade gifted or very high achieving students
Contact email@example.com or (410) 735-6278
University of Virginia Saturday Enrichment Program
For students K - 5th grade. 2 hour sessions for 5 Saturdays in January and February.
Deadline TBA (last year it was December 1, 2015)
Contact firstname.lastname@example.org or 924-3182
National Youth Science Camp
For students in 12th grade. 3 week residential experience in June and July, all expenses paid.
Application process opens November 1, 2016
Contact Eric.Rhoades@doe.virginia.gov or (804) 786-2481Ferrum College Summer Enrichment Camp
Residential camp for gifted and academically motivated students ages 9 - 13.
Contact Chip Phillips at (888) 508-7822 or email@example.com for more information.Wesleyan Summer Gifted Program
Two week residential camp for gifted students in grades 5 - 12.
Contact 304-473-8072 or firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.
New opportunities will be posted in the future, so please check back periodically. For additional information about opportunities at specific schools, please contact your child's School Gifted Coordinator (can be found on the Gifted Contacts page).