as adopted by the Board of Trustees


  • Collaboration
  • Community
  • Exploration
  • Inclusiveness
  • Integrity


  • Identify bright and exceptionally motivated teenagers with untapped potential and a strong interest in science.
  • Challenge them with rigorous, authentic, interdisciplinary research.
  • Accelerate their intellectual and social development through an immersive, transformative experience.
  • Create an inclusive culture based on collaboration.
  • Build a supportive, diverse, life-long community of scientists and leaders.


Tomorrow’s innovators are inspired to work together to advance knowledge and solve the world’s most complex problems.