How to Apply

Applications are sent to Yale Pathways Scholar high school students in January. 


To participate in the Pathways Summer Scholars Program, students must:

  • Be a current 9th, 10th, or 11th grader enrolled in Yale Pathways to Science 
  • Attend a New Haven, West Haven, or Orange (Amity) Public High School
  • Demonstrate a strong academic performance in school, especially in math and science
  • Note: only rising seniors in Pathways can apply to the residential component of the program

Required Application Components

To apply for Pathways Summer Scholars Program, students must submit all the following materials by the deadline:

  • Student Application
  • Requird Parent/Guardian Forms
  • Online Teacher recommendation (a science AND a math teacher recommendation is required)