Med/Vet Summer Leadership Academy

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St. George’s Med/Vet Summer Leadership Academy offers the opportunity of a lifetime for high school students (age 15–17) and college students (ages 18+) interested in the field of medicine or veterinary medicine. On a campus that covers the beautiful True Blue peninsula overlooking the Caribbean Sea, this exceptional program has balanced a challenging academic program rooted in SGU's 38 year history with extracurricular activities selected to highlight the culture and innate beauty of Grenada.

Now in its 14th year, both the premedical and preveterinary Summer Leadership Academy offer courses that combine didactic lectures, small-group problem solving sessions, practical lab work in state-of-the art facilities, and hands-on training through simulated and real-life situations. 

Med/Vet Summer Leadership Academy


The high school student program runs for 10 days while the Medical Leadership component of the college student program extends the program for a total of 12 days in Grenada. Qualifying participants will receive college credit through the School of Arts and Sciences from participation in lectures and clinical practicals.

Students are advised to arrive the day before the scheduled start date and depart the day after. Housing will be provided.

The Program Fees include accommodations, transportation on the island, all meals, medical instruction, and field trips. (Airfare and the optional scuba dive expenses are not included.) Attendees are greeted at the airport and transported to campus by a University representative.

12-Day Medical Leadership Summer Leadership Academy for College Students

10-Day Summer Leadership Academy for High School Students


Plan your summer around one of these educational and cultural experiences by sending in your application while space is still available! Applications are accepted on a first-come, first-served basis and a completed application with deposit payment is required to reserve your spot.  

Summer Leadership Academy Application


Frequently Asked Questions

For more information on the program or to register, please contact:

Tina Christiansen
Med/Vet Summer Leadership Academy Coordinator
US/Canada: 1 (800) 899-6337 ext. 9 1206
UK Free Phone: 08001699061 ext. 9 1206
Worldwide: +1 (631) 665-8500 ext. 9 1206