Summer Program at Northwestern University

The Center for Talent Development Summer Program has gained global recognition as a premiere learning and life-changing experience for gifted students.

Through their LeapfrogSparkSolsticeApogeeSpectrumEquinox and Civic Leadership Institute course series, they serve outstanding students from Pre-K through Grade 12, facilitating high achievement, self-confidence and a love of learning among all our participants. 

They have programs for students who wish to be residents or commuters. Program sessions last one to three weeks, and students can apply for one, two or three sessions, depending on the program. Programs are held in Evanston, Elmhurst, Skokie, Palatine, Naperville, Chicago and Lake Forest, Illinois (locations vary by program).