June 10-11, 2022
e-Girls is a free overnight program for exiting 9th, 10th & 11th graders. Workshops led by Society of Women Engineers professionals and college students may include: Biomechanics of Footwear, Packaging and the Environment, Virtual Worlds with Alice, Solving Forensic Mysteries, Physics of Rock Climbing/Rope Walking, A World of Career Choices, and more!
The application deadline is May 1st (priority to early and new applicants).
Limited to 55 participants
8:30 a.m. June 10 to 4:00 p.m. June 11
e-Girls is an inclusive program that is open to all genders, races, ethnicities, and abilities.
e-Girls learn that women in engineering and technical careers:
- Think Creatively
- Enjoy Working with Other People
- Help the World
- Earn a Great Living
Workshops led by professionals and college students may include:
- Fun with Computer Programming
- Innovative Technology
- Solve a Transportation Problem
- Nuclear Forensics & Radiochemistry
- Engineering Design Challenge
- Explore Materials Science
- Physics of Rock Climbing and Rope Walking
- A World of Career Choices!
e-Girls – Where are they now?
e-Girls, hosted by the College of Engineering at Boise State, a two-day adventure camp for high school girls exploring careers in engineering and computer science. e-Girls has been hosted annually at Boise State since 2005, and hosted 409 girls so far! Tracking the girls after graduation – 50% of the participants pursue a STEM career in college. Click here to view Where are they now?