The GetSET program teaches girls about the application of math and science in real world situations and encourages them to consider careers in science, technology, engineering and math. GetSET is offered at a low cost to our participants. The components of the GetSET program are:
1) a residential 5 days/4nights, hands-on science and math camp from 7/31 to 8/04 at Santa Clara University2) opportunities to attend leadership activities and workshops3) opportunities to meet professional women in science and math careers volunteers for this program
GetSET candidates:• are female.• are members of an under-represented group in the engineering profession: African-American, Alaskan native, American Indian, Pacific Islander, Filipino, Vietnamese or Hispanic.• demonstrate an interest in or potential interest in studying math and science throughout high school and into college.• are committed to participate in this program for all four years of high school.
Students must submit completed application by February 12.
Applicant must complete the items below in order to be considered a candidate:1. GetSET Application2. Attend the GetSET Interview Session (on March 5th or 6th). Specific time slots will be available after the application is submitted.