Western Kentucky University—The Center for Gifted Studies Summer Program for Verbally and Mathematically Precocious Youth

 

Overview

Students at VAMPY concentrate on one academic course for everyday study. Offered through a cooperative arrangement with the Talent Identification Program at Duke University, the program balances educational, cultural and recreational experiences. Boys and girls live in dormitories and participate in cookouts, sports, dances and a talent show.

General Info

Name Western Kentucky University—The Center for Gifted Studies Summer Program for Verbally and Mathematically Precocious Youth
Location Bowling Green, KY
Year-round Contacts 270-745-6323
Program Focuses & Features Astronomy, Baseball, Basketball, Chinese, Computer Science, Environmental Science, Forensic Science, Math, Political Science, Science, Soccer, Softball, Swimming, Writing/Journalism
Grade Range (rising grades) 8-11
Age Range Residential — Coed Ages 13-16
Application Deadline Rolling
Director Julia Roberts, Director
Residential Fee $2400 (+$30), 3 weeks.
Year Established 1984
Dates & Sessions June-July; 1 session, 3 weeks long

Contact

Julia Roberts, Director
270-745-6323