At the Chicago Summer Business Institute, today’s students become tomorrow’s leaders. We are committed to helping talented students gain access to jobs so that they can set out on their individual paths to leadership.

See how these leaders are making an impact all over the world. One day, you could be one of them!

Applications Now Open!


If you’re a Chicago resident attending  one of the city’s public, parochial and private high schools and maintain a “B” average,  you might be a perfect candidate for the program. For more information on requirements please see: Student Requirements

What better time to start your journey than now?
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"When we founded the CSBI in 1991 we did not understand that our working together would provide needed opportunity for thousands of achieving Chicago youth. It has been a privilege to be part of this great experience."
Alex Rorke
Co-Chair and Founding Board Member