GE Girls @ Northeastern

New Online Application – Opens January 2018!

Please note that starting in 2018, all applications must be submitted online. Please see below for more detailed information about the application process. 

Overview:

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GE Girls is sponsored by General Electric and is a one-week academic day program designed to encourage girls to explore the world of science, technology, engineering and math (STEM), and STEM-based careers.

Each day, students participate in hands-on activities that include problem solving, study, research, writing and communication skills. The program will take place on the Northeastern campus [360 Huntington Avenue in Boston, MA 02115] with multiple days dedicated to field excursions.

Activities are led by Northeastern graduate students and supported by undergraduate science and engineering students.

Applications:

  • Currently closed.
  • Download and print paper application
    • Application will be available for download when applications open
  • Online Application

Key Dates:

  • 2018 Program Dates: TBDgirls
  • Applications Open: January 2018
  • Application Close: March 31st, 2018
  • Paper forms due by: March 31st, 2018
  • Results Posted By: End of April
  • Time of day: 9:00am to 3:00pm each day

Eligibility:

  1. Students must be living in and/or attending school in Boston.
  2. Female students only
  3. Students Entering 7th-8th grades the fall following the program are eligible to apply. Students from any schools (public, private, etc) are eligible.
  4. Students must turn in both a paper and online application.
  5. Immediate family members of Northeastern University faculty may apply to the program but are not given any special preference. They must still follow all other eligibility rules.

Application Process:

  1. Students must complete the paper application and send it in to the Center for STEM Education review.
    • Center for STEM Education
      Attn: GE Girls
      153 Snell Engineering
      Northeastern University
      360 Huntington Avenue
      Boston, MA 02115
  2. They must also fill out the online application. The online application will be sent directly to the program staff upon completion.
  3. We will not review applications still incomplete at the deadline.
  4.  Students will be emailed decisions by end of April, 2018.

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Fri 19

STEM Field Trip – Chittick School

January 19 @ 8:45 am - 1:30 pm