Northwestern SWE Summer Technology and Engineering Program (STEP)

June 16-18, 2014


This year's Summer Program will take place on June 16-18th, 2014. The Summer Technology and Engineering Program (STEP) is a free 3-Day non-residential camp for girls going into 7th, 8th, and 9th grades to encourage them to explore careers in the field of engineering. Participants will:

  • Work in teams to complete and present a three day design activity.
  • Participate in hand-on activities and classroom lessons
  • Learn about the different engineering disciplines and the career opportunities within each.
  • Explore laboratories at Northwestern's Technological Institute
  • Interact in small groups with Northwestern undergraduate engineering students
  • Meet other girls who are also excited about engineering!
  • Introduction Flyer

    Application Deadline: May 1, 2014

    Student Application
    Download the student application here.

    For more information, please contact Summer Program Director Camaria Lehman at