- Listing Type: Summer Programs
- Destination: United States
- Program Delivery: Residential
- Provided By: College
- Session Start: June
- Session Length: Other
- Entering Grade: 11th, 12th
- Gender: Coed
- Category: Academic
- Sub-Categories: Business, Law, Pre-Med
- Selective: No
- Ages: 17, 18
- Minimum Cost: Free
The Clark Scholar Program is an intensive, 7-week summer research program at Texas Tech for highly qualified high school juniors and seniors. The program provides opportunities for research in all academic areas in the university. It includes fun activities, weekly seminars and field trips.
The Clark Scholars Program is designed to attract gifted students from around the nation. The program allows students the opportunity to work hand-in-hand with outstanding faculty in a research intensive setting. The seven-week program also includes weekly seminars, discussions, and field trips. The students are afforded an atmosphere designed to develop their critical thinking abilities and career interests with faculty and other students like themselves. Students are selected on the basis of their academic accomplishments, letters of recommendation and career objectives. Appointments are very competitive. For example, in past summers, the average SAT score for the 12 participants was greater than 2276 and PSAT was greater than 223.