Summer 2019 – Career Camps, Internships, Employment & More!

Please bookmark this ever growing list of summer 2019 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: Be sure to check out the Trident Region’s Youth Apprenticeship program ; another amazing career development opportunity to Earn while you Learn!

Type Career Focus Opportunity Eligibility More Info
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 June 25-27 Rising 8th and 9th grade girls LINK
Camp Architecture Clemson Architecture Career Summer Academy Rising 9th – 12th 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 Various Charleston County Summer Camps All Ages LINK
Camp Various City of Charleston Recreation Department All Ages LINK
Camp Digital Design Intro to Computer Generated Digital Art Grades 9-12 LINK
Camp STEAM The Citadel STEAM Camp – 3D Printing & Robotics! Rising 5th – 8th graders LINK
Camp Cyber Security The Citadel GenCyber Camp for Girls Rising 8th – 12th grade girls LINK
Camp Entrepreneurship Exquisite Enterprises Entrepreneurship Program Ages 12-15 LINK
Camp Various City of Charleston Summer Camps Guide All Ages LINK
Camp Computer Science CHS Digital Corridor CODECamp: Robotics July 8-12 Age 11-16 LINK
Camp Computer Science CHS Digital Corridor CODECamp: Web Dev July 15-19 Age 11-16 LINK
Camp Computer Science CHS Digital Corridor CODECamp: App Dev July 22-26 Age 11-16 LINK
Camp Entrepreneurship “Girl Boss” Camp hosted at Old Dominion Univ. (no cost) Rising 5th – 7th grade girls LINK
Camp Various / STEM USC’s Carolina Master Scholars Adventure Series Rising 6th – 12tth graders LINK
Camp Digital Design Computer Illustration Summer Design Workshop at Wando HS Rising Wando 9th graders LINK
Employment Logistics / Marketing Charleston Balloon Company (PAID) Students ages 16+ LINK
Employment Various City of Charleston Summer Youth Employment (PAID) Students ages 15+ LINK
Employment Various Sonic Drive-in Restaurants throughout Charleston (PAID) Students ages 15+ LINK
Employment Various Summer Youth Works (PAID) Rising Seniors & Graduates LINK
Employment Various Chas County Summer Youth Employment Program (PAID) Students ages 16-21 LINK
Employment Various Joint Base Charleston Summer Employment (PAID) Students ages 16+ LINK
Employment Various Sweetwater Pools – Pool Service Technician (PAID) Students ages 15+ with car LINK
Employment Retail / Marketing New Balance Athletics Store, Tanger Outlets (PAID) Students age 18+ LINK
Employment Various / Retail Palmetto Goodwill, multiple locations throughout CHS (PAID) Ages 16+ LINK
Internship Municipal Government Chas County Summer Emp w/ Register of Deeds (PAID) Ages 16 – 21 LINK
Internship Municipal Government City of Charleston Mayoral Fellowship (PAID) High School Students LINK
Internship Business / Marketing Charleston Metro Chamber of Commerce (PAID) Rising Seniors LINK
Internship Logistics / Transportation Summer Internships w/ Transportation Companies (PAID) Ages 16+ LINK
Internship Early Childhood Ed Chas County Park & Rec: Junior Counselor (PAID) Students ages 13-16 LINK
Internship Various Summer Internships with CCSD Depts (PAID) Rising Seniors LINK
Internship Health Science SC AHEC Summer Careers Academy (PAID) Graduating Seniors LINK
Internship STEM Boeing SC Summer Internship (PAID) 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 Splash Program Students ages 13-17 LINK
Volunteer Various City of Charleston Youth Volunteer Corp Rising 7th & 8th LINK
Volunteer Various Lowcountry Food Bank Summer Program on Johns Island Ages 16+ 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!