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Resources & Programs

Cornell Programs

Cornell Summer College: We offer pre-college programs for talented high school students. Experience the excitement of college life, take college courses with renowned faculty, and enjoy an “unforgettable, life-changing summer.” The program offers Engineering and Science related courses.

Telluride Association Summer Program (TASP): Six-week educational experience for high school juniors that offers challenges and rewards rarely encountered in secondary school or even college. Offered at Cornell University, University of Maryland, College Park, and University of Michigan.

Engineering Professional Organizations available to High School students

Society of Women Engineers (SWE)Learn about events in your area as well as scholarships!

Society of Hispanic Professional Engineers (SHPE Jr): Provides youth with opportunities to participate in hands-­on STEM activities. Members have the opportunity to attend the Pre-­College Symposium held at SHPE’s National Conference, participate in academic and engineering summer camps, compete in National Science Bowls, and participate in local science fairs along with many other opportunities.

National Society of Black Engineers (NSBE Jr): Provides activities to help students discover first hand how engineering and technology relate to the world around them and discover the excitement of academic excellence, leadership, technical development and teamwork.