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Engineering Camps

The Whitacre College of Engineering at Texas Tech University is now accepting applications for its eGIRL summer camp which is to take place this summer 2018 on June 24-29!

 

eGIRL (Engineering: Get Into Real Learning) is a summer camp that gives upcoming sophomore/junior/senior high school female students an opportunity to spend a week as a Texas Tech engineering student. Introducing engineering concepts, providing insight about the different engineering majors, and opportunities to experience classroom lectures, hand-on projects, and campus life.

 

This is a stay-in summer camp and campers will live in a TTU residence hall for the duration of the camp. Thanks to Halliburton and ConocoPhillips, the cost of attending this camp is $300. This cost covers residence hall stay, meals, project supplies, a camp T-shirt, and campus activities.

 

Application documents include:

1 completed application form.
2 recommendation forms from counselors, teachers, school administrators, and/or employers.
1 one-page (typed, double spaced) essay, by the student. Instructions: introduce yourself, expressing your interest in engineering, and why you would like to pursue a career in engineering.

 

To find out more about the eGIRL Summer Camp program please visit us at https://www.depts.ttu.edu/coe/undergraduate/egirl/.

 

Questions may be directed to outreach.coe@ttu.edu.

 

Application Deadline: April 23, 2018