SYIP Eligibility & Tuition

Contact Information

For questions about the Science for Youth Intensive Program, please contact us:

Gold Programs

Suzanne Sutton

Program Brochure

2021 Program Brochure (English)
2021 Program Brochure (Chinese)

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Rising students entering grades 9-12 are encouraged to apply and participate in the program. Successful applicants will be among the top 10% of their respective class and must demonstrate fluency in English. Applicants must be available for a remote or in-person interview to be considered for the program.

Program Details

SYIP will take place on the historic UC Berkeley campus every summer. There is a non-refundable application fee of $75. This fee will be applied towards the total tuition and fees of US $14,750 if you are accepted. Tuition includes room and board, course materials, UC Berkeley "swag", excursions, access to facilities, and official completion certificates signed by the dean of the College.

We will be accepting applications until all slots are filled. SYIP has the capacity for 30 qualified scholars to join.