Davidson THINK Summer Institute - Qualifications

In order to be eligible an applicant must:

  • be 13–16 years of age during THINK (July 11 to Aug. 1, 2015)
  • be a U.S. citizen or permanent U.S. resident living in the United States
  • commit to being a full-time student from July 11 to Aug. 1, 2015, which does not allow absences
  • receive one positive nomination as specified in the application
  • meet or exceed the designated minimum score of 1130 on the SAT* (excludes writing section on new SAT) or 26 on the ACT
             SAT                         ACT
          Test Dates          Test Dates
          Registration     Registration

       *PSAT test scores are not accepted

Due to the intense nature of the program, the Davidson THINK Summer Institute is limited to a select number of students. Applicants must demonstrate both exceptional ability and the potential to benefit from the course offerings, as well as the social and emotional maturity and organizational skills to thrive in this three-week residential environment.

Click here to apply.

"THINK made a huge difference in my life. I will always treasure my experiences in Reno, and the growth I had there truly changed my confidence, my worldview, and my ability to succeed both academically and socially...Keep changing gifted kids' lives! You certainly changed mine.”


Back to Davidson THINK Summer Institute Home

Email this Page Email this Page