Summer Mentorship Program


Prepare Yourself for College Success

Provost’s Summer Mentorship Program (SMP) is designed to increase college access for under-resourced students and to provide students an invaluable opportunity to gain hands-on experience in one of Penn’s professional schools. Students attending this four-week, innovative college-career immersion program have the opportunity to complete internships in one of five Penn’s professional schools (Dental, Engineering, Law, Medicine, and Nursing).

How to Apply

Unfortunately, the program application closed February 14, 2024


The dates for next year’s program are 7/8/24 – 8/2/24.


The Provost’s Summer Mentorship Program is open to students of all races, ethnicities, and background.

Students encouraged to apply:

  • High school students in Philadelphia & surrounding counties
  • Current 9th or 10th grade scholars