CHARLOTTE, NC (WBTV) - Summer is just around the corner, and so is an exciting summer camp for girls! Project Scientist Academy is a summer camp for girls who have a talent and passion for science, technology, engineering and math.
Project Scientist is a Charlotte-based non-profit that seeks to educate and advocate for girls with an interest in the areas of STEM. Its founder, Sandy Marshall, visited WBTV News to speak about the curriculum, the instructors and why the project is so important to girls.
1. Ages: 4-12
2. Cost: $375 per week
3. Location/Times: Queens University program: 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. (May drop off as early as 8:30 a.m. and pick up as late as 5:30 p.m.); Trinity Episcopal School program: 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. (May drop off as early as 7:30 a.m. and pick up as late as 5:30 p.m.)
4. Camp begins June 23rd and is available for five weeks.
5. Weekly themes include: Deciphering Flight, Physiology and Health, Illuminating Energy Production, Dissecting Food Production, and Technology and Innovation.
To register, please visit www.projectscientist.org. Registration closes on May 31st.