Summer Math and Science Honors Academy (SMASH) – Learn More

The Summer Math and Science Honors Academy (SMASH), the signature program of the Level Playing Field Institute, is a free of cost, residential college preparatory program for underrepresented high school students of color interested in STEM.

A three-year, five-week summer residential program, SMASH provides rigorous math, science, and computer science courses, college prep courses and access to STEM role models and peers.

  • Application Open: November 1, 2017
  • Application Deadline: March 1, 2018
  • Sites accepting applications: UC Berkeley, UC Davis, UCLA, Stanford and Morehouse College.* Current 9th grade high school students from underrepresented communities are eligible to apply.

Please see the FLYER for additional information.