Summerfuel Offers New Social Entrepreneurship Programs at Yale University and Stanford University for High School Students

Wed Mar 6, 2013 2:00pm EST

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New curriculum helps high school students develop leadership and business skills
to solve the world's most pressing global issues
NEW YORK,  March 6, 2013  /PRNewswire/ -- Summerfuel, the leader in authentic
summer enrichment programs for high school students, announced today the launch
of its new Social Entrepreneurship programs. These programs are built to help
high school students to explore entrepreneurship and its power to create change
locally and globally. The new curriculum is designed to develop the skills that
students need to build effective and efficient social ventures and introduce
young entrepreneurs to business concepts that they can utilize immediately in
their communities and continue to develop throughout their lives.  

Hosted on the campuses of  Yale  and Stanford Universities, these programs
incorporate case studies, hands-on experience, business skills workshops and
guest speakers to empower young social entrepreneurs to find creative solutions
to key social issues in their communities and around the globe.

Running from  June 30  -  July 20, 2013, these three-week, all-inclusive
programs provide students with enriching academic and extracurricular
experiences, including:

* Small classes  and  dynamic workshops  led by  top notch accredited faculty 
and business leaders.  
* Weekend excursions and engaging activities: A full schedule of afternoon and
evening activities and weekend excursions are included in the program fees.  
* Residing on campus  at  Yale  or  Stanford.  
* Mentorship by Resident Advisors  who oversee on-campus accommodations and
events and share their knowledge of the collegiate experience.  
* Meeting friends and fellow entrepreneurs  from around the world.

While not directly affiliated with  Yale  or  Stanford, Summerfuel Summer
Programs count on experienced educators and staff who present an excellent
program drawn from outstanding resources.  

For more information or to apply for Summerfuel's Social Entrepreneurship Summer
Program at  Yale  or  Stanford, please fill out an application form online at  or call Summerfuel at (800) 752-2250.

About Summerfuel (formerly Academic Study Associates):  
Summerfuel is the leader in authentic summer enrichment programs for high school
students. Since 1984, Summerfuel has prepared students for the all-important
transition from high school to college through courses and activities that
inspire intellectual development, personal growth and cultural understanding.
Summerfuel's offerings include pre-college programs, social entrepreneurship and
college admissions prep curricula, as well as study abroad programs focused on
cultural immersion, language study and travel.

 Contact:  Marissa Bates      
           (212) 796-8344     

SOURCE  Summerfuel

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