GIRLS IN STEM

August 23 - 25, 2019

This year’s Girls In STEM camp will be for female students from schools that have 50% or higher free or reduced lunch eligibility. Girls in STEM camp hopes to encourage science and technology education with those who may not otherwise receive these wonderful opportunities. If you’d like to find out if your school qualifies, please contact us at 775-355-1688.

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Girls in STEM Camp 2019
Friday evening, August 23 to Sunday afternoon, August 25, 2019
Girls, ages 10 to 14 years old

This summer, Sierra Nevada Journeys is hosting a one-of-a-kind event in collaboration with Tesla, with the goal of inspiring young women to explore the different fields in STEM. Using Sierra Nevada Journeys and Envirolution programming, with employee volunteers from Women in Tesla, this weekend will highlight leadership development, STEM, sustainability, energy and the environment. There is a $25 registration fee and all food, lodging and program materials are included for students that qualify for this camp. If you have any questions, please contact snjcamps@sierranevadajourneys.org or call 530-832-1085


REGISTER FOR GIRLS IN STEM CAMP

To register for the Girls in STEM Camp, you must have the registration code from your school’s teacher or counselor.


VOLUNTEER FOR GIRLS IN STEM CAMP

We’re seeking 20 volunteers to play a vital part as a role model and chaperone for the Girls in STEM Camp. You’ll spend the weekend participating and supporting young women and their love for STEM.

No experience or science knowledge needed — just a can-do spirit is help. Volunteers will attend an orientation prior to the camp weekend.

HOW TO BECOME A VOLUNTEER

Please complete the registration process by using the button below and completing an online application. Also, please download the background check form and email it to jobs@sierranevadajourneys.org.


CALL FOR SPEAKERS

We are looking for inspiring speakers on STEM-related topics that align with sixth-through-eighth-grade students. If you’d like to get involved, please submit your application by using the link below.

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Program Sponsor:

The Girls in STEM Camp is paid for by a grant awarded by Tesla to Sierra Nevada Journeys, as part of their initial Nevada K-12 Education Investment Fund. The investment by Tesla focuses on Nevada K-12 STEM and sustainability education as part of the Nevada DoE Education Gift Fund.