Summer Bridge 2015 Application Instructions

Applications for the 2016 Summer Bridge will be accepted in the late fall of 2015.  Please check back for more information.



Important Information

Please read the following information thorougly before submitting your 2015 Summer Bridge application.

Please contact David Horton at for more information. 

Application process

As a part of the application process for the Summer Bridge program at Radford University you are required to complete the online application form, write a 200-word essay describing your interest in science, mathematics, or information technology and why you would like to attend Summer Bridge, and submit a letter of recommendation from a counselor, teacher or adult leader.

Student essay

The essay should be typed, double spaced, and uploaded to the application materials. You will be able to upload your essay at the end of the online application process. This essay is an important component to the application and scholarship selection process.

Letter of recommendation

You are also required to submit a letter of recommendation from a counselor, teacher, or adult leader in an organization in which you participate. The letter should include the recommender’s name, phone number, and email address. You will have an opportunity to upload this letter at the end of the online application OR you may mail the recommendation letter to:

David Horton
Radford University
Summer Bridge 2015
P.O. Box 6936
Radford, VA 24142


Complete the online application

Once you have your 200-word essay written and saved to your computer, as well as a recommendation letter, please proceed to the online application.