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 Focus Opportunity Eligibility More Info
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 Charleston County Summer Camps All Ages 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 Soon
Camps 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
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 16-22 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 Various/Retail Palmetto Goodwill, mutiple locations throughout CHS Ages 16+ LINK
Internship Logistics / Transportation Summer Internships w/ Transportation Companies (PAID) Ages 16+ LINK
Internship Community Service Bank of America Student Leaders (PAID) Current Juniors & Seniors 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 Soon
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 Splash Program Students ages 13-17 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!