Summer Program for Students in Grades 5 – 12

Gifted Education Research and Resource Institute

Every summer, for over 40 years, GER2I has engaged gifted, creative, and talented students from across the country and around the world in residential camps designed to stimulate their imagination and expand their abilities. Students who have completed grades 5 through 12 live in campus residence halls, take challenging courses, and participate in engaging recreational activities. GER2I offers three programs each summer.

What will you experience at GER2I Summer Camps?

  • Intellectual Challenges
  • Personal attention from talented and caring staff members
  • Outstanding Purdue University facilities: residence halls, dining halls, classrooms, and labs
  • Friendships with others from around the world who share similar interests
  • Enjoyable learning and social experiences

Summer Residential Classes

Select a Grade

Program partners include:

C Design Lab

Purdue research foundation

Jack Kent Cooke Foundation

Haviland scholars

navajo prep

Ei ASSET Talent Search (Ei ATS)


Reach Memphis

The Columbus School

ganado unified school district

McLaughlin school district

M&J International Education Scholars


murray language academy

South Korean Education Support

san juan college

GER²I Advisory Board

Jean and Reuben Peterson

Tri Kappa

Contact the GER2I main office at (765) 494-7243 or by email at