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e-Girls

e-Girls

Due to COVID-19 concerns eGirls has been postponed until 2021


June 5-6, 2020

e-Girls is a free overnight program for girls currently in 9th and 10th grade. Enrollment is limited to 50 girls. 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.
Limited to 50 participants

Download eGirls Flyer (pdf coming soon)
Apply Online – eGirls

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?