Summer 2018 – Career Camps, Internships, Employment & More!
Please bookmark this ever growing list of summer 2018 career camps, paid & unpaid internships, and employment opportunities throughout the Charleston region and beyond.
All of the opportunities below are Student Led, meaning students must take the leadership role in applications, etc. Students should speak with their teacher, school counselor, and parents before applying for any of these opportunities.
Current Sophomores, Juniors and Graduating Seniors: Also check out the Trident Region’s Youth Apprenticeship program ; another amazing career development opportunity to Earn while you Learn!
|Camp||STEM||US Naval Academy Summer STEM Camp||Rising 9th – 11th graders||LINK|
|Camp||Health Science||Summer Health Careers Exploration Symposium||Graduating Seniors||LINK|
|Camp||STEM||iTEAMS XTREME Computer Science & Tech Camp||Rising 6th, 7th & 8th graders||LINK|
|Camp||STEM||Lowcountry CREATEng Engineering Camp||Rising 8th & 9th graders||LINK|
|Camp||STEM||GoSciTech @ SC Governor’s School for Science & Math||Rising 8th, 9th, & 10th graders||LINK|
|Camp||Leadership||Riley Institute’s Emerging Public Leaders Camp||Rising Seniors||LINK|
|Camp||STEM||STEM Girls Rock, Presented by SPAWAR @ CofC||Rising 8th and 9th graders||LINK|
|Camp||Community Service||City of Charleston Youth Volunteer Corps||Students ages 11-18||LINK|
|Camp||Health Science||Roper St. Francis SCRUBS Health Career Camp||Age 14-15||LINK|
|Camp||Entrepreneurship||Start Up Innovation Academy at Georgia Tech||Grades 6-12||LINK|
|Camp||Various||City of Charleston Recreation Department||All Ages||LINK|
|Camp||Construction / Engineering||Tiny House Construction Summer Camp at Wando HS||Grades 10-12||LINK|
|Camp||STEAM||The Citadel STEAM Camp for Middle School Students||Rising 9th-12th graders||LINK|
|Camp||Various||“Calling All Colors” Camp at Mother Emanuel AME Church||Ages 10-14||LINK|
|Employment||Various||City of Charleston Summer Youth Employment||Students ages 15+||LINK|
|Employment||Various||Sonic Drive-in Restaurants throughout Charleston||Students ages 15+||LINK|
|Employment||Various||Summer Youth Works (PAID)||Rising Seniors & Graduates||LINK|
|Employment||Various||Chas County Summer Youth Employment Program||Students ages 16-22||LINK|
|Employment||Various||Joint Base Charleston Summer Employment||Students ages 16+||LINK|
|Employment||Various||Sweetwater Pools – Pool Service Technician||Students ages 15+ with car||LINK|
|Employment||Various/Retail||Palmetto Goodwill, mutiple locations throughout CHS||Ages 16+||LINK|
|Internship||Early Childhood Ed||Chas County Park & Rec: Junior Counselor||Students ages 13-16||LINK|
|Internship||Various||Summer Internships with CCSD Depts (PAID)||Rising Seniors||LINK|
|Internship||Health Science||SC AHEC Summer Careers Academy||Graduating Seniors||LINK|
|Internship||STEM||SPAWAR Cybersecurity and more||Rising Seniors||LINK|
|Volunteer||Education / STEM||Counselors needed for ECM Summer STEAM Institute||High School Students||LINK|
|Volunteer||Early Childhood Ed||Reading Partners for summer literacy programs||Students ages 14+||LINK|
|Volunteer||Various||SC Aquarium AquaTeam||Students ages 16-17||LINK|
|Volunteer||Various||City of Charleston Youth Volunteer Corp||Rising 7th & 8th||LINK|
Trident Technical College’s Division of Continuing Education and Economic Development offers a variety of summer camps and year-round weekend courses that foster imagination, creativity and talent in youth and teens ages 7-17!
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