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Apply to the Summer Jumpstart Program

For Incoming Freshmen & High School Students

The Jumpstart Program 2022 Application is Open! 
APPLICATION DEADLINE EXTENDED UNTIL MONDAY, 9 MAY, 2022!
 

 

Two Jumpstart Tracks:

Track 1: Jumpstart to Flagship 

Eligibility: Current high school seniors joining the University of Arizona as freshmen in Fall 2022 who plan to join the prestigious Arizona Arabic Flagship Program. Applicants pursuing any major qualify for this track and can benefit
from study abroad and funding opportunities in the Flagship Program. Open to students from all over the U.S.  For more information about the Arabic Flagship Program and to apply, please click the link at the top of the page!
 
Fully Funded: This track offers full funding for Summer Session I and/or Session II (tuition, fees, tutoring, college mentoring and advising and cultural activities) plus a stipend to offset cost of books, housing and travel.
 
NEW FUNDING: Jumpstart students continuing on to the Flagship Program in the Fall and Spring will also be eligible to receive a scholarship up to $2500 for the academic year. 

Track 2: Jumpstart to College 

Eligibility: Rising high school juniors and seniors from anywhere in the U.S. who are motivated to:
1) Receive college credit
2) Get exposure to college life
3) Pursue advanced Arabic
 
Funding: ​​Offers large tuition reduction. Cultural activities and events will be covered by the program along with tutoring, college mentoring and advising. Remaining tuition/fees expenses after reduction are close to $600 per session. Applicants interested in scholarships to cover fully or partially the remaining $600 per session may apply for funding while completing the application form.   

 

Housing for Students

All Jumpstart-to-Flagship students will receive a stipend to help offset on-campus Arabic-speaking housing costs. Under-age students and their guardians may consider finding housing close to campus - sorry, no program-sponsored campus housing will be available for this group.

Contact

For more information please contact:  arizona-flagship@email.arizona.edu

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