Honors Academies

Honors Academies

The Honors Academies is a two-week intensive program with courses held during the school holidays period in your home country*. The courses are designed to be academically challenging, engaging, and interactive by using hands-on activities and projects with an emphasis on critical thinking, collaboration, and communication.

The Honors academics take place at a local university in the classrooms and facilities used by regular college students. The program is an opportunity to meet talented students like you from your home country that attend different schools.

Classes are held in your home country. We bring instructors and the international academic experience to you.

Honors Academies 2022 Program Date:

January 17 - 28, 2022. Classes are held Monday to Friday from 9:00 am to 3:30 pm.

Participants of the Honors Academies must be in
6th - 12th grade at the time of the program.

In the application form you will be able to choose up to 3 course preferences. You may be accepted to your first, second or third choice.

Important Information 

Tuition: US $1,850

Scholarships Available: Scholarships of 30% are available. Students must request them on the application form.*

Talent Search Credit: Students that took the Talent Search in 2021 may use what you paid for the Talent Search as credit for the Honors Academies Tuition.

*Limited scholarships available.

Course Examples

*Participant cities:

  • Santiago, Chile
  • Sao Paulo, Brazil

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The Honors Academies instructors are experts in their fields including graduate students, post-docs, and industry professionals affiliated to Stanford, Yale, UCLA, and UC Berkeley come to your home country to teach you leading topics. To implement a successful teaching methodology instructors customized the learning based on their research and professional experience. At the end of the course, each participant receives a personalized evaluation from the instructor.

Instructors We’ve
Worked With


Edgar Rios Piedra, PhD

Postdoctoral Fellow at Stanford University School of Medicine

Marjan M. Hashemi, PhD

Postdoctoral Fellow at Stanford University School of Medicine

Alan Ceaser, PhD

Stanford Neurosciences Institute Interdisciplinary Scholar Postdoctoral Research Fellow

Alvin Jin

Graduate Student Researcher at Stanford University

Suzanne Taylor, MBA

Stanford University Graduate School of Business


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Program description correspond to programs offered before Covid-19. Program offerings, dates, campus location, duration, field trips, and academic format subject to change, to be offered online or cancellation. Dates and session may vary per country. Prices subject to change. Eduexplora is independent of Yale, UC Berkeley, and Stanford University, their faculty and their admissions office. Age restrictions apply.