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Gifted Kid Resources

Be WISE Camp

A residential science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) camp designed to develop interest, excitement, and self-confidence in young women who are entering grades 7 or 8. The camp is located on the campus of Denison University. Scholarships are available.
100 West College Street, Granville, Ohio 43023
(330) 472-2269
bewisecamp.org

Davidson Institute for Talent Development

Provides programs and services for gifted and talented young people. It also provides opportunities for gifted students to develop their talents. Their website contains resources for educators, parents and students.
(775) 852-3483, ext. 435
davidsongifted.org

Essential Links for the Parents of Gifted Children

Lists websites that offer advice, information, support, and educational resources to help parents support and encourage their gifted child.
oedb.org/ilibrarian/50-essential-links-for-the-parents-of-gifted-children

Hoagies’ Gifted Education Page

This is a comprehensive website about giftedness, with links to articles, resources, and major national programs for gifted children.
256 Eagleview Boulevard, Exton, Pennsylvania 19341
hoagiesgifted.org

Martin W. Essex School for the Gifted & Talented

This residential summer camp at the campus of Otterbein University offers rising high school juniors and seniors the chance to explore the arts, sciences and humanities through a set of seminars, hands-on workshops, and field trips. Need-based financial assistance may be available.
1 South Grove Street, Westerville, Ohio 43081
(614) 823-1570
otterbein.edu/essex

Mosaic

Serves high school juniors and seniors from public schools in Franklin County. Students of the humanities program pursue in-depth research projects, engage with the local arts community and earn high school credit. Founded by the Educational Service Center (ESC) of Central Ohio.
First Congregational Church
444 East Broad Street, Columbus, Ohio 43215
(614) 595-2346
escco.org/programs-services/mosaic

National Association for Gifted Children (NAGC)

Supports gifted and talented children through education, advocacy, community building and research. They provide resources and information for parents and families, K-12 education professionals, and members of the research and higher education community.
1331 H Street Northwest, Washington, DC 20005
(202) 785-4268
nagc.org

Ohio Association for Gifted Children (OAGC)

Promotes and supports the development of gifted students through giving out information and supporting gifted children in the school system.
Physical Address: 501 Morrison Road, Columbus, Ohio 43230
Mailing Address: PO Box 30801, Gahanna, Ohio 43230
(614) 337-0386
oagc.com

Ohio Department of Education (ODE) Gifted Education

Provides information on gifted education for professionals and parents of gifted children. Topics that are covered include: teaching, screening and identification; rules, regulations and policies for gifted education and resources for parents on giftedness.
25 South Front Street, Columbus, Ohio 43215
(877) 644-6338
education.ohio.gov/Topics/Other-Resources/Gifted-Education

Quest Bridge

A nonprofit organization that supports high-achieving, low-income students to achieve success in college through their programs that offer an academic mentoring program for juniors and full four-year scholarships to colleges.
445 Sherman Ave, Palo Alto, California 94306
(888) 275-2054 Toll-free
questbridge.org

Support for Talented Students (STS) Scholarship

Provides scholarships for summer enrichment programs for gifted and talented Central Ohio students currently in grades 3-11 whose families can not otherwise afford the costs. Visit the website for application information.
2200 Lane Woods Drive, Columbus, Ohio 43221
(614) 370-1912
supportfortalentedstudents.org

Wexner Center for the Arts

Offers art classes, workshops and other free programs, while earning high school credit, for teens throughout the year.
The Ohio State University
1871 North High Street, Columbus, Ohio 43210
(614) 292-6493
wexarts.org/education/teens

Young Entrepreneur Academy (YEA!)

Provides an experience-based, year-long entrepreneurship program for students in grades 6-12. Students learn to generate business ideas, conduct market research, write business plans, pitch to a panel of investors, and launch their very own companies.
Corporate Headquarters: 175 Corporate Woods, Rochester, New York 14623
(585) 272-3535
yeausa.org
Location Directory: yeausa.org/about/current-locations