IIT Boeing Scholars Academy Application due Feb 6th

Apply Now: Free STEM Opportunities for Outstanding Sophomores!
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REMINDER – Application due TOMORROW for the IIT Boeing Scholars Academy!

Applications DUE: Thursday, February 6th, 2014
*If sending application materials via mail, they must be POSTMARKED by Feb. 6th*

This is a friendly reminder that the application for outstanding Chicago-area high school students interested in joining the Illinois Institute of Technology (IIT) Boeing Scholars Academy is available online and due Thursday.

Current high school sophomores should apply by tomorrow, Thursday, February 6, 2014, to participate in our FREE, two-year academic enrichment program, which offers

  • four weeks of intensive, project-based STEM (science, technology, engineering and mathematics) programming at IIT each summer
  • workshops, field trips, and career exploration events during the school year
  • guidance and support in developing leadership projects (junior year)
  • college advising and application assistance (senior year)
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Please join us in our outreach by sharing this information and our brochure, poster, and application with high school sophomores in your school and community. Interested students are strongly encouraged to:

First-generation college students, women, and students from populations underrepresented in STEM fields are especially encouraged to apply.

With questions regarding the application process or the program, please contact Katherine Rhee at krhee1 or 312.567.3965. Prospective applicants should not hesitate to contact Katherine directly with questions.

We look forward to hearing from you!

Megan Mozina

Program Director
IIT Boeing Scholars Academy

Katherine Rhee

Program Coordinator
IIT Boeing Scholars Academy

Founded in 2011, this program is generously supported by a grant from The Boeing Company.
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P.S. Any student who knows they will be unable to actively participate in the IIT Boeing Scholars Academy’s two-year program is encouraged to visit summer.iit.edu to learn about summer-only programs offered at IIT. Students who are not currently sophomores may be interested in applying to programs offered by our partner organizations, the University of Chicago’s Collegiate Scholars Program (Chicago Public Schools freshmen) and Chicago Scholars (juniors at any Chicago high school).
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