YMA2018

2018 Young Manufacturers Academy Summer Program!

Registration for the 2018 Young Manufacturers Academy summer program is now open!

Multiple sessions are available to choose from for both our Academy models. Programs held at Technical High School locations introduce students to manufacturing through experiences in the machine shop, workshops, industry site visits, and a Career Fair capstone event. Programs held at the Connecticut Center for Advanced Technology (CCAT) offer activities and workshops that include an introduction to CNC manufacturing, 3D printing, CADD, and robotics, along with tours, site visits, and a capstone Career Fair.

Choose your session and click the APPLY button to fill out an application. For the Technical High School Academies, please select a location from the drop down menu. Student enrollment is on a first come, first served basis. When your application is submitted you will receive confirmation – this DOES NOT mean your student has been accepted to the program. You will receive notice of acceptance once registration has closed.

PLEASE BE SURE THAT YOU ARE SUBMITTING AN APPLICATION FOR THE CORRECT SESSION AND LOCATION. 


Technical High-School Academy Sessions

Choose a session below to apply

Session 1: June 25-28 & July 2-3, 5-6
  • Platt Technical HS, Milford PROGRAM IS FULL
  • O’Brien Technical HS, AnsoniaPROGRAM IS FULL
Session 2: July 9-12 & July 16-19
  • Goodwin Technical HS, New Britain PROGRAM IS FULL
  • Kaynor Technical HS, WaterburyPROGRAM IS FULL
Session 3: July 23-26 & July 31 – August 3
  • Cheney Technical HS, ManchesterPROGRAM IS FULL 
  • Eli Whitney Technical HS, HamdenPROGRAM IS FULL
Session 4: August 6-9 & August 13-16 – APPLY
  • Bullard Havens Technical HS, Bridgeport

CCAT Academy Sessions

All sessions will be held at CCAT’s facility in East Hartford

(Please note that bus transportation for the CCAT Academies is only available for students in the greater Hartford area.)

Session 1: July 9-20PROGRAM IS FULL
Session 2: July 23 – August 3 –PROGRAM IS FULL
Session 3: August 6-17 – PROGRAM IS FULL