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Jump start your future in science and engineering at MIT!
If you meet the following criteria, you can apply!

  • I am a Boston, Cambridge, or Lawrence public school student
  • I am currently in the 5th, 6th, 7th, or 8th grade
  • I am a U.S. citizen or permanent resident
  • I love science and math!
Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math (STEM) Program:

Application Open: January 15, 2014                 Extended Deadline: March 28, 2014

Summer 2014:
For five weeks, you will explore hands on activities in math, science and engineering.  With MIT undergraduate instructors, you will challenge yourself with rigorous college preparatory courses in Robotics, Chemistry, Pre-calculus, Physics or a host of other classes. You will also learn a new sport and meet other bright and talented young people!
Fall 2014:
The learning does not end with the summer!  The STEM Program offers students one-on-one mentoring during the school year to assist with ensuring your continued academic success.
Program Dates:
Summer 2014:
  • Orientation – July 2, 2014
  • STEM Program – July 7, 2014-August 8, 2014
  • Final Ceremony – August 9, 2014
Fall 2014:
  • Mentoring: October - May: 1 Saturday each month

It’s Free!
Program costs, including breakfast and lunch, are generously covered by our funders. Bus transportation is provided for Boston and Lawrence residents from select locations throughout the city.


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