Does it cost anything to participate in YRP?

YRP does not charge tuition to its participants; however, participants are required to make their own way to the USC campus. Bus pass reimbursements will be available.

Who is eligible to apply?

High school students who are finishing their junior year and entering their senior year are eligible to participate.

How much time does the program take?

YRP is a six-week program lasting from mid June to early August. Each participant is expected to work with their mentors for about 10-15 hours per week. However, your specific schedule will be determined between you and your mentor. There will also be day-long trips to Catalina Island and the NASA Jet Propulsion Laboratory.

Is there housing or transportation available?

No, YRP does not provide housing for students. Each participant must have their own transportation to and from USC. Bus passes will be eligible for reimbursement.

How do I apply?

To apply, click here.

When is the application deadline?

2 April 2018