Applications for the PROMISE - Summer program for 8th grade students will be available March 1st, 2018!
IMSA is committed to excellence and equity including active recruitment of students from all areas of Illinois. IMSA’s PROMISE Programs address the challenges of underrepresented and underserved students through year-round academic enrichment programming at low or no cost. Held on the campus of the Illinois Mathematics & Science Academy in Aurora, Illinois with transportation provided from Chicago, PROMISE programs provide students the opportunity to work with IMSA faculty, staff and student mentors exploring IMSA’s unique learning laboratory and encouraging future admission to its tuition-free residential Academy for tenth through twelfth graders.
- Exposure to curriculum that increases skills in math, science and English
- Hands-on learning
- Experience IMSA’s residential environment
- Prepare for the Academy application process
- Family involvement in the program