TryEngineering Summer Institute

An exciting ten day, on-campus engineering camp for high school students held at three premier universities across the United States in 2019.


10 Things You Might Find at the IEEE TryEngineering Summer Institute

The TryEngineering Summer Institute is an inspiration in so many ways, helping students find their calling in the wonderful world of engineering. From design challenges to dorm living, students will experience life on a college campus, get their feet wet in a promising field, and meet new friends who care about the same things they do!


For a glimpse of what you or your teen will experience this summer, check out these ten things you might find at one of our locations, and register today — space is limited!


10: Hands-on engineering lessons.
Getting hands on with a project is the best way to learn!


9: Supportive fellow students.
Students will meet like-minded peers, and will work together and push each other to succeed!


8: Experience on a college campus. A glimpse of what college life will look like after highschool!


7: Superb story tellers. Each campus will feature guest speakers from the world of engineering, who will inspire students and give insight to the field!

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6: Leadership experience.
Students will work in small groups, and will assign leadership roles to each person.


5: Sunny outings.
Students will have a chance to participate in off campus outings to explore the surrounding area.


4: Time out for recreational activities.
Students will have access to on-campus facilities during their downtime, and can participate in sports and other activities!


3: Photo-worthy field trips.

Students will attend exclusive field trips to top engineering companies and centers, for a glimpse at what their future could look like.


2: Lifelong friendships.

Many past students are still in contact with their peers through social media. Some have even returned as staff years later! 


1: The experience of a lifetime.
Students will have the experience of a lifetime as they forge friendships, participate in hands-on projects, and learn from industry experts.