Summer Programs

The Center for African Studies is deeply committed to being a valuable resource for Harvard’s students and faculty– across schools and disciplines – both on campus  and on the African Continent. Through immersive summer program offerings, CAS continues to expand opportunities for Harvard’s undergraduate students to gain cultural and professional experience, in both formal and informal settings.

2016 - 2017 Deadlines

Inspire Pre-College Summer Program
 
February 1st, 2017
 
Lebone II Summer Program
 
February 9th, 2017 at 3pm
                                
Maru-a-Pula Summer Program
 
February 9th, 2017 at 3pm
 
Royal Bafokeng Sports Summer Program                            
        
February 9th, 2017 at 3pm       
                                                                                         

Summer Program Opportunities

INSPIRE Pre-College Summer Program 

INSPIRE aims to bring talented underprivileged rising high school juniors and seniors between the ages of 15 and 18 years from African schools to Harvard’s two-week Pre-college Summer Program. 

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Lebone II Summer Program

The Lebone II Summer Program is an eight-week program that provides students the opportunity to live and work at the Lebone II College in Phokeng, South Africa.

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Maru-a-Pula Summer Program (MaP)

The Maru-a-Pula Summer Program is a fully-funded, eight-week summer opportunity to work and live at the Maru-a-Pula School in Gaborone, Botswana. 

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Royal Bafokeng Sports Summer Program

The program provides opportunities for Harvard undergraduate students to spend eight weeks during the summer working with Royal Bafokeng Sports (RBS) on its royal Bafokeng NBA Development Program.

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