Pre-College Programs

Brown Environmental Leadership Lab: New Orleans & Louisiana Gulf Coast | How to Apply

Ecology, Culture, and Sustainable Development for High School Students

Program Dates:

Friday, April 18 - Friday, April 25, 2014

Eligibility:

For students currently in
grades 10, 11 & 12 with a minimum
age of 15 at the time of the program.

Fee: $3,195

Application deadline: Tuesday, March 11

Program deposit deadline: Friday, March 14

Full payment deadline: Friday, March 28

A complete application consists of 5 items:

  1. A completed application
    Please note: The application period for Summer 2014 is closed.
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  2. An essay describing what you hope to gain from participating in this program. (Submit this essay as part of your online application)
  3. A Teacher's Recommendation
  4. An Official School Transcript. Applicants should request an official transcript containing their current grades/marks, as well as all grades since 9th grade including Fall 2013. Please ensure an explanation of the scoring system is included in English (for example, 6 = excellent or A = excellent). Transcripts may be uploaded directly within connect.brown.edu using the Upload Documents tab. Transcripts may also be faxed to our office at 401-863-3916 or emailed as an attachment to summerapply@brown.edu.
  5. A $50 non-refundable Application Fee

Important Dates

Tuesday, 3/11/2014: Application deadline

Friday, 3/14/2014 – Brown must receive $300 program deposit to confirm attendance by this date. This deposit is non-refundable, except in the case that the program does not run.

Monday, 3/17/2014 – Program confirmation emails sent to students.
NOTE: Do not book your flights or purchase plane tickets until you receive an email from Brown confirming the program.

Friday, 3/28/14: Full payment deadline

Please complete the application online and send the remaining materials to us at:

BELL: New Orleans & Louisiana Gulf Coast
Brown University Continuing Education
Box T
Providence, RI 02912

Scholarships and Fundraising

Limited Dean's Scholarships are available for this program. Dean's Scholarship Application »

The deadline to apply for a Dean’s Scholarship is January 27th, 2014. Scholarships are awarded to students who demonstrate financial need and academic merit. Due to high demand and limited scholarship availability for the program, we encourage students to apply as early as possible. All scholarship applicants will be notified of their award status by January 31st, 2014.

Each year, admitted students work with their extended families, friends, neighbors, schools, and community organizations to fund program fees and transportation. View our Fundraising Guide for valuable information on how to clarify your costs, define your resources, and set a fundraising goal. 

Refunds

View the Refund Policy for BELL: New Orleans/Gulf Coast »

 

 

Visit connect.brown.edu to check the status of your application.

Have questions about your application? Please contact us at: leadership@brown.edu