Resource: Vanderbilt Program for Talented Youth (Nashville, TN)
Website: Vanderbilt Program for Talented Youth (Nashville, TN)
University: Vanderbilt University
URL: http://pty.vanderbilt.edu/
Description: Vanderbilt University offers an intensive, enriched, three-week summer residential program for academically talented youth who are currently in grades seven through eleven. The goal of Vanderbilt PTY is to provide a stimulating and challenging intellectual environment, along with a full program of social and recreational activities. Students can be expected to learn at a high level, to have lots of fun, and to form lasting friendships.

Comments: Contributed by: Parent on 8/9/2007
My 13-year old son attended Vanderbilt for the first time this summer, studying International Law. Before the week was out, he was begging to stay longer! I think he truly found a "peer group" in this program he could relate to -- we can't wait til their next event!!

Contributed by: Student on 1/9/2005
I've been involved with this program for almost five years now and I love it more than anything.

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