WPI Tech Girls Program

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Tech Girls is a WPI outreach after-school program that encourages girls to pursue study and a career in the STEM fields by exposing them to many different fields of science and engineering along with a wealth of positive female role models.

Tech Girls is open to girls in grades 5 and 6 and takes place on Wednesdays from 4-6pm, every 3 weeks. During each session, WPI students, faculty, and staff facilitate a wide variety of hands-on activities that promote creativity, problem solving, and teamwork in middle school girls. This program costs $180, but there is financial assistance available.

The 2017-2018 program schedule will include the following dates:

  • October 4, 2017 (Parent Orientation)
  • October 25, 2017
  • November 15, 2017
  • December 6, 2017
  • January 17, 2018
  • February 7, 2018
  • February 28, 2018
  • March 21, 2018
  • April 11, 2018 (Closing Ceremony)

For more information, please contact the Office of Pre-collegiate Outreach Programs by email at pop@wpi.edu or by phone at 508-831-4900.