Tuition and Financial Aid


Primary School Summer Institute
(one-week program):

Middle School Summer Institute I
(one-week program):

Middle School Summer Institute II
(two-week program):

Upper School Summer Institute
(two-week program):

Tuition is fully inclusive covering all field trips (in Middle and Upper School), program materials, breakfast, lunch, and snacks.

Financial Aid

Requests for need-based scholarships must be received completely in writing by February 15.

Please note that a completed TADS application (via and a supplemental essay will be required.

As part of your financial aid scholarship application, please submit a 500-700 word essay on what strengths you will bring to the GLI program and how you hope to grow from it to Please note that for the Primary School program, the parent may write this response.

Early Bird

The early-bird discount deadline has ended.
Graduates of the Girls' Leadership Institute go on to become student government leaders, yearbook editors, team captains and club presidents.

After Care

After care options are available when you register for the program. For questions about aftercare options, please contact Donna Ray at
42 Norwood Avenue, Summit, NJ 07901   |   (908) 273-0900
The Girls’ Leadership Institute (GLI) is a unique summer program for girls entering grades 4–10 to explore their leadership potential and strengthen their personal confidence and self-esteem.