Applications are available at www.atu.edu/ags for students interested in attending the 41st Arkansas Governor’s School. The deadline to apply for the summer 2020 session is Jan. 21, according to a news release.


Arkansas Tech University at Russellville will host the 41st Arkansas Governor’s School July 5 through Aug. 1, 2020.


“Students selected to attend will enjoy a once-in-lifetime summer program designed to spark their curiosity, engage them intellectually with other students and teachers from around the state and explore scholarly and artistic concepts in fun, grade-free environment,” said Robin Lasey, director of Arkansas Governor’s School.


“Founded in 1979 by Gov. Bill Clinton, Arkansas Governor’s School serves 400 selected students from around the state during the summer before their senior year in high school,” according to the release.


“Student applicants should demonstrate the intellectual, social and emotional maturity required to thrive in an environment that emphasizes the application of theory in addressing contemporary issues. Students will apply in one of nine disciplines: visual art, choral music, instrumental music, drama, English/language arts, mathematics, natural science, social science or cybersecurity,” according to the release.


Details and the application form are available at www.atu.edu/ags or by sending an email to ags@atu.edu. Details: 479-968-0391.