A summer intensive in artificial intelligence

AI Scholars is a selective pre-college enrichment program for high school students in India.

Application open for select batches.




AI Scholars inspires curious high school students in India by exposing them to the defining technology of our times: Artificial Intelligence. AI is already present everywhere: in our voice-activated devices, smartphone face recognition systems, and autonomous vehicles. The potential to apply this technology for good is limitless.

This program, developed and taught exclusively by a team of alumni and graduate students from Stanford, provides guidance on initiating AI projects, pursuing AI ventures, and preparing for college. Click here to learn more about the program.


When and where?

New Delhi, June 17th – June 28th
The Shri Ram School, Aravali (8:30am - 12:30pm) - full
The Shri Ram School, Aravali (2:30pm - 6:30pm) - few spots

Mumbai, July 1st – July 12th
American School of Bombay (10am - 2pm) - full
B.D. Somani International School (10am - 2pm) - few spots
Cathedral and John Connon School (5pm - 9pm) - few spots

Bangalore, July 15th – July 26th
Greenwood High International School (9am - 1pm) - few spots
Indus International School (2:30pm - 6:30pm) - few spots
Mallya Aditi International School (4pm - 8pm) - few spots

The camp will run on weekdays only.


Meet the Team

The founding team and faculty consist of academic experts and industry professionals with research and entrepreneurial expertise in AI from Stanford University.


Why join?

Start or advance your journey in AI through a 10-day summer bootcamp for high school students across Mumbai, Delhi, Bangalore and more.

Learn from Stanford alumni and graduate students specializing in AI, who travel to India this summer to teach.

Collaborate with a mentor on a socially impactful AI project and receive guidance on pursuing AI careers and ventures.

Prepare for college applications through experiential workshops from Stanford students and alumni on communicating your unique story.


Who is it for?

High school students from 9th – 12th grade across Mumbai, Delhi, Bangalore, and more.

No programming background required, though an interest in AI is appreciated.

Students with prior programming experience will be placed in an advanced batch.

Outstation students can email us at for accommodation assistance.


Core Technologies Covered



Computers can now understand the visual world around us. This has powered transformative technologies such as self-driving cars and facial recognition. We’ll study the underlying methods.



Netflix and Spotify are able to find patterns in large datasets to suggest the best movies or songs for you. How do they design these powerful recommendation systems?



Alexa and Siri are able to converse with us and answer our questions. Language translation has made the world a smaller place. What's the science behind making machines understand words?



Deep learning has led to vast improvements in analysis of unstructured data including images, videos, and text to create powerful AI applications. How do we use this technology for the benefit of humanity?

Artificial Intelligence is probably the most important thing humanity has ever worked on.
— Sundar Pichai, CEO of Google