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Summer Engineering Program Opportunities

at the University of Tennessee
 
 

Engineering VOLunteers for Tenth Graders (E-VOL10) - 

The Tickle College of Engineering at the University of Tennessee in Knoxville is hosting the 6th annual E-VOL10 for rising tenth grade students who demonstrate interests in engineering. E-VOL10 provides an introduction to chemistry and awareness of engineering careers. The program will be hosted July 15-20, 2018.

Thirty-two students are selected to participate. Students live within a residence hall on the UT campus and engage in chemistry, ACT preparation, compete in engineering challenges, and tour an engineering industrial plant. Throughout the program, students team with each other to apply what was learned and work on an engineering design project.

All applicants must have taken the PSAT, ACT Explore, ACT Aspire, or Ninth Grade Standardized Test

E-VOL10 Frequently Asked Questions

 

Click the link below to apply (March 2, 2018 Deadline):

Engineering VOLunteers for Tenth Graders (E-VOL10)

 

High School Introduction to Engineering Systems for Twelfth Graders (HITES12)

The HITES12 program was initiated in 2001. The program identifies and selects rising twelfth-grade students who demonstrate interests within math and science.  HITES12 provides an opportunity to explore engineering and campus life at UT. HITES12 will be hosted July 8-13, 2018.

 

Thirty-two students are selected to participate within each session. Students live within a residence hall on campus, engage in hands-on engineering fundamentals activities, college life sessions, compete in engineering challenges, and tour an engineering industrial plant. Throughout the program, students team with each other to apply what was learned and work on an engineering design project.

All applicants must have a minimum ACT math score of 25 (SAT math score of 590). 

HITES12 Frequently Asked Questions

Click the link below to apply (April 13, 2018 Deadline):

HITES12