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MESA First Generation Engineering Camp

Date: 
Monday, June 19, 2017 - 9:00am to Friday, June 23, 2017 - 3:00pm
Event Location: 
University of Nevada, Reno, College of Engineering,1664 N. Virginia Street, Reno 89557

Each summer, the College of Engineering and Northern Nevada MESA (Mathematics, Engineering, Science Achievement) offer a free introductory engineering camp, available to students who will go on to be the first person in their family to attend college. MESA First Generation camp consists of interactive science and engineering activities, tours, project building, information about attending college and a field trip.

Please note: MESA First Generation Camp is a competitive-entry camp. Interested students must submit an application, a letter of recommendation from a teacher or mentor, and a brief essay detailing their interest in STEM in order to be considered. Entry is competitive and the deadline to apply is May 22nd, 2017. 

Camps run Monday through Friday from 9:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. Students meet in the Harry Reid Engineering Lab (HREL) at the University of Nevada, Reno campus.

Ages 13-16

Cost: Free to Eligible Students

For more information or to register click here.

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