SAME Engineering & Construction camps provide a valuable experience for high school students interested in exploring STEM skills and careers. Campers gain a sense of what it takes to become a STEM professional from high school to college and beyond. Each camp has a unique curriculum that generally features hands-on activities conducted in a competitive environment that promote teamwork, leadership, project management, and problem solving. Campers are supervised by mentors made up of professional engineers, engineering students, military personnel, educators, and other STEM professionals. These mentors are committed to inspiring campers to pursue STEM in college.
SAME Pittsburgh Post is proud to provide scholarships to area students to attend STEM camps.
2019 SAME Engineering and Construction Camps:
June 9-15, 2019: US Army Corps of Engineers, Vicksburg, MS
June 26-July 2, 2019: US Air Force Academy, Colorado Springs, CO
July 15-20, 2019: Scott Air Force Base, Scott AFB, IL
June 23-29, 2019: US Marine Corps, Camp Lejeune, Jacksonville, NC
June 23-29, 2019: US Navy STEM, Port Hueneme, CA
Please contact Ms. Deb Chiaraluna, SAME Pittsburgh Post STEM Committee Chair, via email (firstname.lastname@example.org) for details about camps offered for 2020. The application cycle usually begins in January, with applications due back March 15 before the summer camps.
Thank you to Pittsburgh Parent Magazine and author Jennifer Free for publishing an article about the Pittsburgh Post STEM camps. Her article is available HERE.