Bringing engineering to life across North Carolina through outreach, mentoring and education
The NC State College of Engineering offers week-long summer day camps for elementary school students in Raleigh, Rocky Mount, Hickory and Charlotte, NC. Campers learn how engineers impact society, and they experience engineering themselves through hands-on, creative investigations and design activities. New activities will be introduced in 2013. Past activities have involved rocket design, egg drops, lip balm, silly putty, and more.
Who: Students entering 3rd through 5th grade in Fall 2014.
What: A week-long day camp filled with fun engineering activities.
Where: All over North Carolina!
When: June through August. The dates vary by location.
Why: Because it's fun!
How: Check individual locations for application information.
How much: $250 - $375. Fees vary by location. Financial aid may be available for all families that demonstrate financial need.