STEM Programs

 For Grades 9 – 12

Army Educational Outreach Program (AEOP)  – AEOP offers our nation’s youth and teachers opportunities for meaningful, real-world STEM experiences, competitions and paid internships alongside Army researchers.

STEM Program

Unite is a pre-collegiate summer experience held at higher education institutions across the country. Unite encourages students to pursue college majors and careers in engineering and other STEM-related fields through a program of focused hands-on rigorous academics, enrichment and career exploration. For more information and to apply click here

Apprenticeship Program

REAP is a summer STEM program that places talented high school students, from groups historically underserved in STEM, in research apprenticeships at area colleges and universities. REAP apprentices work under the direct supervision of a mentor on a hands-on research project. REAP apprentices are exposed to the real world of research, gain valuable mentorship, and learn about education and career opportunities in STEM. REAP apprenticeships are five to eight weeks in length (minimum of 200 hours) and apprentices receive a stipend.

Please click here to prepare for next years application and to learn more.



STEM-UP Leadership Experience (Temple University and NAVSEA)

STEM-UP is a FREE, 6-week online summer program for students in the greater Philadelphia region who are entering grades 9, 10, or 11 in the fall of 2020. STEM-UP is designed for students interested in coding, science, technology, engineering, math, and research/robotics projects. If you would like to apply and get more information please click here.

Application Deadline June 1, 2020


For Grades 11 and 12

PA Army National Guard

With approximately 15,000 members, the Pennsylvania Army National Guard (PAARNG), a reserve component of the United States Army, plays an important role in the nation’s defense and supporting the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania in times of need.

The Pennsylvania Army National Guard Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM) Program is a PAARNG high school enrichment program. This program provides a school enrichment program that bridges the gap between the classroom and real word military scenarios for an outside of the classroom learning initiative. please click here for more information.