YoUMAlogoCollege Credit offered to high school students at July YoUMA Summer Scholar Program

The University of Maine at Augusta is accepting registration for the 2014 YoUMA Summer Scholar Program, offered July 21 – 25th from 8:00am – 4:00pm each day at the University of Maine at Augusta.

The YoUMA Summer Scholar Program offers college credit to high school students, including entering freshmen, through a week-long summer program that provides hands-on academic and social experiences in a college environment.

This year’s offerings include courses in architecture, rocketry, novel writing, acting, and Photoshop. Students will also have the opportunity take part in a various team-building exercises, networking activities and service learning opportunities.

The cost of registration is $270, which includes light breakfast and full lunch each day. Merit based scholarships are available through an application process.

For more information about YoUMA visit or contact YoUMA Program Coordinator, Jeremy Bouford at 207- 621-3062.