Global Environmental Leadership and Sustainability (GELS)
Encourage the changemakers of tomorrow to explore creativity and a love for science!
Enable high school students to fulfill their passions, explore new interests, and gain hands-on experience in college-level courses with UC San Diego Extension's STEAM programs. Through the Global Environmental Leadership and Sustainability (GELS) programs students can select from one of three locations – Hawaii, Washington D.C. or Arizona - to spend their summer exploring scientific theory and putting their learning to practice.
Students will experience:
- Unique, exclusive access to engage and address socially relevant environmental issues through research in the lab, in the field, and in the classroom
- A combination of scientific research with leadership training and personal growth skills to become a leader of change
- The cutting-edge coursework taught by renowned researchers, graduate students and professional scientists
Be a change agent and apply today!
These unique summer programs take students on location for one-two weeks.