NASA FOR GIRLS DUE MAY 24th

UPDATE - NASA FOR GIRLS DUE MAY 24TH

NASA

NASA Wallops Flight Facility is accepting applications for a summer STEMinist program from August 20-22, 2019. The 3-day commuter program will consist of a variety of Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) activities including engineering design challenges and activities pertaining to the Apollo 50th Anniversary. Subject matter experts will include women working in a variety of program offices in STEM fields at NASA Wallops Flight Facility. The program is for rising 7th and 8th grade girls (7th and 8th graders in 2019-2020 school year).

The program is free but will require participants to provide their own transportation daily to Wallops Visitor Center/Educator Resource Center (ERC) located on Chincoteague Road near NASA Wallops Flight Facility. Participants must also provide their own bagged lunch daily. The STEMinist application is attached. Each applicant must prepare an essay, as indicated on the application, and provide a teacher recommendation.

The application can be downloaded from here:
https://www.wcboe.org/Page/4469