Foundation for Economic Education Summer Seminars for High School Students

 

Overview

These weeklong seminars introduce high school students to introductory economic principles while relating those concepts to everyday life. Participants study the fundamentals of economics, as well as the early history and the growth of government in the United States. Topics of discussion include an introduction to free trade, money and inflation, and property rights. All successful applicants attend the session on full scholarship, with housing, meals, lectures and class materials covered.

General Info

Name Foundation for Economic Education Summer Seminars for High School Students
Location Irvington, NY
Year-round Contacts 800-960-4333
Program Focuses & Features Business/Finance, Economics, History
Grade Range (rising grades) 9-12
Age Range Residential — Coed Ages 14-18
Application Deadline March
Director Sara Morrison, High School Programs Manager
Residential Fee Free
Dates & Sessions 2 sessions, ½ weeks long

Contact

Sara Morrison, High School Programs Manager
800-960-4333