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Summer Camps

The University of Houston has proudly served the Houston community for decades. Part of this is offering future Coogs opportunities and classes on and off campus. The Summertime is no exception. This year, UH is proud to offer multiple camps for students that are interested in Energy. These camps range from STEM-related fields to business. Check them out below and hope to see you this summer. GO COOGS!


Girls Engineering GIRLS ENGINEERING THE FUTURE: A STEM EVENT SPONSORED BY CHEVRON

The annual "Girls Engineering the Future" event at the University of Houston introduces Houston-area girls in grades 4-8 to the wide and wonderful world of engineering through fun, hands-on activities led by award-winning Cullen College professors and students. Girls participating in the event will learn about the different engineering fields and professions and engage with current and former industry leaders.

WEBSITE:  https://www.egr.uh.edu/girls-engineering-the-future


cougar junior scholarsCougar Junior Scholars

Attention 6th, 7th, and 8th graders! If you’ve ever wondered what college will be like, experience it firsthand this summer at the Honors College at the University of Houston. Preview college courses in various topics, taught by actual University faculty, including  English literature, creative writing, engineering, and biology.

WEBSITE:  http://www.uh.edu/honors/Programs-Minors/honors-and-the-schools/cougar-junior-scholars/



chiyoda logoChiyoda Young Innovators' Academy

The goal of the two-week Young Innovators' Academy is to interest students entering 7th, 8th and 9th grade in Fall 2018 in topics of engineering, programming, and inventions in an effort to cultivate their STEM skills. Students will experience hands-on activities; design, build and innovate ideas for inventions; and participate in the Summer Young Inventors’ Showcase hosted by the Inventors Association of America-Houston Chapter.

WEBSITE:  https://www.uh.edu/nsm/teachhouston/summer-camps/

EMAIL:  uhoustoninnovators@gmail.com



statoil logoStatoil Summer STEM Camps

Offers six fun-filled themes that integrate science, technology, engineering and math for students entering grades 5-8 in the fall.

WEBSITE:  https://www.uh.edu/nsm/teachhouston/summer-camps/

EMAIL:  stemcamp@central. uh.edu


Energy & Sustainability Summer Institute EXPLORE Energy & Sustainability Summer Institute

Will we run out of oil and what will replace it? Natural gas, nuclear, solar, or wind?  How do we run our cars, businesses, and homes and still have a clean environment and avoid dramatic climate changes?  These are just a few of the questions you will explore with the University of Houston Bauer College faculty and industry experts. Open to current 9th, 10th, and 11th graders.

WEBSITE:  https://www.bauer.uh.edu/undergraduate/prospective-students/high-school/summer-camps.php



chiyoda logoChiyoda Young Innovators' Academy

The goal of the two-week Young Innovators' Academy is to interest students entering 7th, 8th and 9th grade in Fall 2018 in topics of engineering, programming, and inventions in an effort to cultivate their STEM skills. Students will experience hands-on activities; design, build and innovate ideas for inventions; and participate in the Summer Young Inventors’ Showcase hosted by the Inventors Association of America-Houston Chapter.

WEBSITE:  https://www.uh.edu/nsm/teachhouston/summer-camps/

EMAIL:  uhoustoninnovators@gmail.com



Grade CampG.R.A.D.E. CAMP

G.R.A.D.E. CAMP is a week-long day program designed specifically for entering 8th to 12th-grade girls who want to find out what engineering is all about through "hands-on" experience. G.R.A.D.E. CAMP emphasizes career exposure rather than a career choice, so you can come just to experience something new.

WEBSITE:  http://www.egr.uh.edu/grade

EMAIL:  grade2017@egr.uh.edu



STEP ForwardSTEP FORWARD ENGINEERING CAMP

STEP Forward Engineering Camp is a one-week residential engineering introduction program for rising 12th graders. The program is limited to fifty students. Participants stay on the University of Houston campus in a dormitory. UH engineering students serve as camp mentors and counselors.

WEBSITE:  http://promes.egr.uh.edu/outreach

EMAIL: promes@egr.uh.edu