Cambridge Youth Enrichment Summer Program

By Phillips Brooks House Association

Since 1982, CYEP has brought together students from Harvard College and surrounding universities with kids from Cambridge's different neighborhoods.

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This program runs during the summer.
Monday through Friday. Morning and Afternoon.

Official dates: July 6th - August 13th (2020). Program runs 10am-12pm and 2-4pm Mon-Thursday with a half day (10-12pm) on Friday.

Ages 6 to 13.

Grades 1st grade through 8th grade.

Cambridge residents only

Cambridge subsidized housing residents prioritized

Contact

Cambridge Youth Enrichment Program (Summer)
CYEP Directors
cyep@pbha.org
6174968710

Registration required

  • Sign-up is ongoing

Sign up to CYEP 2021

Signup is ongoing until we reach capacity of until the program begins (July 6th).

Cost

$50 per child for the whole summer. Activity kits and Chromebook or Tablet provided at the start of the summer that can be kept after the program is over.

  • Financial Aid and/or Scholarship Available

To request financial assistance, please fill out camper scholarship form (in same link as registration page).

Location

The program location changes over time.

  • Both in-person and virtual (online or over the phone).

Full-day virtual summer program (2-3 hours a day of online workshops and 1:1 online mentoring and tutoring) run by college students from Harvard and other universities. Hoping to include regular in person days at parks as well

Program will be conducted online. Technology resources will be provided. Reliable wifi connection needed. 

Additional information

CYEP is part of a network of 11 camps in our area, the Summer Urban Program. Full-day virtual summer program (2-3 hours a day of online workshops and 1:1 online mentoring and tutoring) run by college students from Harvard and other universities. Hoping to include regular in person days at parks as well, TBD. June update: still spots available. Priority to CPS students and CHA residents.

Activity kits and chromebook or tablet provided at the start of the summer that can be kept after the program is over.

See application here (CYEP is one of 12 camps across Boston, all part of the Summer Urban Program (SUP), so the application is called “SUP-wide Camper Application”. More info on all SUP camps here.