Growlight

Open to all high school students, Growlight provides a unique immersive design experience in a four-week hybrid “think-tank” environment.

  • Introduction to design principles using industry-standard design software.
  • Introduction to entrepreneurship, business-startup tools, and personal branding.
  • Coaching and mentorship by FIU faculty and graduate students.
  • Design challenges to better the condition of people with disabilities in cities.
  • Virtual access to 3-D printers for design projects at the Miami Beach Urban Studios.
  • Public speaking and character building sessions.
  • Learn from experienced professionals through speaking engagements and field experience.
  • Opportunities for certification in 3D modeling and graphics software.
  • Programming will include both in-person and virtual components for a dynamic hybrid experience.
  • Tuition is $300 a week for the four week program. Full Scholarships available for Breakthrough Scholars, Carnival Scholars and high school students in Miami who qualify for free/reduced lunch.

Growlight is open to all interested high school students.

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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).