Take an unforgettable journey this summer to open the world of art, design and urban planning

Growlight provides students unique real-time design projects in a four-week virtual “think-tank” environment.

It takes a village. Help us open doors for 30 Breakthrough Scholars.

Sponsor a Scholar at Growlight!

  • An introduction to urban design principles using industry-standard design software
  • Hands-on urban design challenges
  • An Introduction to entrepreneurship and business-startup tools
  • Coaching and mentorship by FIU faculty and graduate students
  • Learning and discussion sessions with urban planning and design thought leaders
  • Access to 3-D printers for design projects at the Miami Beach Urban Studios
  • Public speaking and character building sessions
  • Unique engagements with leading companies and organizations
  • Fun and engaging virtual field trips
  • Opportunities for certification in 3D modeling and graphics software
  • Fully immersive online program
  • Tuition $275 a week for the four week program – Full Scholarships available for Breakthrough Scholars, Carnival Scholars and students who qualify for free and reduced lunch.

Growlight is open to all interested high school students.

To request materials in accessible format, sign language interpreters, and/or any disability accommodation, please contact 305.646.7210 five days in advance to initiate your request. TTY users may also call 711 (Florida Relay Service).

Breakthrough Miami

3250 SW 3rd Avenue, Miami, FL 33129