Emerging and Converging Technology Camp

We'd like to invite you to attend the Emerging and Converging Technologies summer science academy held on the OSU Institute of Technology campus on May 31-June 5. This will be a fascinating, hands-on learning experience with field trips and challenging activities.

The Summer Academy for Advanced Technologies: Emerging and Converging Technologies is May 31-June 5  and for Oklahoma students in eighth, ninth, and tenth grades.

Attending this academy will have a lasting impact on your life. Did you know?

  • 73 percent of Summer Academy students go to college immediately after high school, compared to 56 percent of average students.
  • While in college, Summer Academy students are more academically prepared than their peers, requiring one-third fewer remedial courses than average students.
  • More than 80 percent of Summer Academy students earn at least a bachelor’s degree, compared with 22 percent of average Oklahomans.

And remember, this Summer Academy is FREE. I hope to see you there!

All applications must accompany a 100 word essay on why you would like to attend the summer academy or how you will benefit if selected. One letter of recommendation, which can be from a teacher, counselor, or administrator from your school, or community leader from your home town. Please take a look at our website and browse through all the programs we offer. In your essay include your top three program choices and why you are interested in those programs.

All required documents must be completed and postmarked no later than April 1, 2015, to be considered. A screening committee will evaluate each application and make the final selections for the summer academy.