Grade levels refer to the student’s grade in the 2022-2023 school year. Students may register for only one week-long program. Programs are open to students from all areas unless otherwise specified. Students from all schools are welcome. FOCUS reserves the right to give priority to first-time participants and NAIS school students in cases where programs are oversubscribed.
Click here to register through our online registration portal. If you prefer to mail in your registration or are not able to register online, please contact [email protected].
Program fees cover room and board, direct program expenses, and activities. Transportation to the program is not included.
Program scholarships may be available. If you would like to apply for a scholarship, please fill out this form.
First-Time Discounts are available at June Week, July Week, August Week 1, August Week 2, and Kiawah Island Week for students who have never attended a FOCUS Summer Program.
Program fees are due at the time of registration. We accept Visa, MasterCard, and American Express. Credit cards are automatically processed online. Checks can be made payable to FOCUS Programs Office, PO Box 1027, New Canaan, CT 06840. If you have been approved for a scholarship, please select that option on the payment page of the online registration. If you would like to set up a payment plan, please select the four month payment plan option. Partial payment can be made by logging into your account and clicking “View Details”.
Our cancellation and refund policy is as follows: full refund with more than 15 days notice; no refund within a 15-day period of the start of the program, except in the case of an emergency. If for any reason you are not accepted into a specialty program to which you applied, we will refund the full program fee. Group travel is refundable at the discretion of the Area Director or the Director of National Programs.
Please note that this policy applies to our Vineyard programs. Off-site programs have individual cancellation policies.