How to Apply

How to Apply

The Engineering Girls Internship will resume in June 2022. The deadline to apply is April 25, 2022 by midnight. 

The 2022 internship will not include the overnight stays in the campus dorm out of an abundance of caution due to COVID-19. The adult participant does not have to be female since there will be no overnight stays. Attendees this year will be traveling to campus daily for the scheduled activities.

What are the requirements to apply?

Interested Applicants must meet all of the requirements below to be considered. They must:

  1. Be a female student.
  2. Be entering 8th grade or 9th grade in the upcoming fall semester.
  3. Be accompanied by an adult, female family member or guardian who will serve as the students’ advocate for engineering and science during and after the completion of the program.
  4. Be performing at grade-level or higher in mathematics and have interest in sciences and technology.
  5. Have a GPA of 3.70 or higher.
  6. Be recommended by a school counselor or teacher.
  7. Have transportation to and from campus for each day of the event. Given the non-residential component, a family member may be asked to attend specific program components.
  8. Be able to supply a non-refundable materials fee of $75 if accepted into the program (fee reduced for 2022).

How do I apply to the program?

If an applicant meets all of the requirements listed above, they are welcome to apply to the program.

To submit your application, please follow the steps below:

  1. Fill out the EGI Application via Qualtrics. You will be asked to upload an essay, copy of the student’s official transcripts, and CST scores (or equivalent).
  2. Two letter of commendations are required. On letter must be from a school counselor or teacher, the other must be from a non-parent/non-guardian. The recommenders can submit their letter through the Letter of Recommendation Qualtrics survey , please send this link to your recommenders.