Application Deadline June 6th, 2017.
Application package should include one page essay on Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM) fields and one recommendation letter from a science teacher. Please submit the essay and the recommendation letter to Dr. Sheldon Wang at email@example.com.
Full scholarships will be provided to all admitted campers.
The week-long camp, Midwestern State University Young Engineer Summer Camp, will be offered by McCoy School of Engineering from June 19 - June 23, 2017. MSU-YES Camp will cover background information related to basic science and mathematics as well as field trips and engineering project competitions. The material is presented at a level accessible to high school juniors, seniors, and graduates. Emphasis is on fundamental knowledge of immediate use in contemporary engineering curricula. The instructors are experienced teachers in mathematics, physics, chemistry, and engineering. Multi-media instructional materials will be used along with some fun engineering projects using LEGO robotics and CNC manufacturing tools. Additional awards will be offered based on the overall performance in particular results from engineering project competition of attendees.