Registration for this Program has closed.

Recent Immigrant Summer Enrichment Program (RISE)

By Phillips Brooks House Association

We bring together students from Harvard College and surrounding universities with kids from Cambridge's different neighborhoods.

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

Time is TBA

Ages: 14 to Young Adult.

Grades 9th grade through 12th grade.

Cambridge residents only.

Cambridge subsidized housing residents prioritized, our program accepts youth up to age 20.

Request assistance


RISE Program Directors

Registration required

  • Specific dates

Fill out form, contact with any questions. Low-income eligible students and students living in subsidized housing are prioritized for enrollment.


$140 for the entire program. Applicants must be low-income eligible.

  • Financial Aid and/or Scholarship Available
  • Sliding scale based on income

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


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

The program will take place at a Boston Public Schools location, the exact school building is still to be determined.

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. Activities include: English as a second language, Mentorship, Community Service, Field Trips, College and career preparation