- Listing Type: Summer Programs
- Program Delivery: Residential
- Provided By: Independent Provider
- Session Length: One Week
- Entering Grade: 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th
- Gender: Girls Only
- Category: STEM
- Sub-Categories: Computer Science, Engineering
- Selective: No
- Minimum Cost: Free
An all inclusive residential camp for high school aged girls who have passed geometry. The five night, six day experience welcomes girls from across the nation and introduces the participants to the vast career opportunities available in the fields of engineering and computer science.
Housing is provided in a residence hall and all expenses during the experience are covered by the fee. Mini - classes in computer science and engineering are taught by college professors and culminate in hands-on projects. Students will also shadow a professional woman in the field of engineering or computer science for a 1/2 day at their workplace. There are team building activities and many fun activities. The 2013 program is offered from June 9-14. The cost is $500.00. Acceptance is limited to the first 20 qualified applicants, so early application is encouraged.