- Listing Type: Summer Programs
- Destination: Israel
- Program Delivery: Residential
- Provided By: College
- Session Start: July
- Session Length: Three Weeks
- Entering Grade: 11th, 12th
- Gender: Coed
- Category: STEM
- Sub-Categories: Engineering
- Selective: No
- Ages: 16, 17, 18
- Minimum Cost: > $3,000
- Call: 972-77-887-1480
SciTech is a three and a half week research program which combines scientific research along with cultural and social activities. It brings together outstanding students from North and South America, Europe, Asia, Israel and many other countries and is intended to challenge even the brightest students who are a science-oriented.
Participants work either individually or in small groups on a STEM hand on research project, which is supervised by members of the Technion's research staff. Projects are conducted in the Technion's state-of-the art research facilities in the many departments of Science and Engineering such as: Mathematics, Medicine, computer science, Chemistry, Biology, Aerospace engineering, etc.
If you are a science-oriented high-school student in the 11th or 12th grade with a proven record of academic excellence (750 or higher on the SAT), then the SciTech International Summer Program may be for you.
Afternoons and evenings are devoted to social and cultural activities. Day and weekend excursions across Israel are conducted, introducing participants to the multifaceted culture and beauty of Israel.