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.


Inspire Pre-College Summer Program TBA
Jospong Internship Program February 12th, 2020 at 5pm
Maru-a-Pula Summer Program February 12th, 2020 at 5pm


Summer Program Opportunities

INSPIRE Pre-College Summer Program

INSPIRE brings 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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Jospong Internship Program

The Jospong Internship program is a fully-funded program for Harvard University graduate and undergraduate students to work at the Jospong Group of Companies in Accra, Ghana.


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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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