College of Engineering Youth Programs
you are interested in Engineering as a career,
click here to find
information about the profession and the College of Engineering.
Office of Engineering Diversity,
through its Women in Engineering
Program, offers programs programs to introduce young women to the
Other Programs at University Park
Penn State Center for Sustainability offers various tours and programs.
See their website for details.
College of Earth and Mineral Sciences offers the
Eberly College of Science offers the
Science-U program to
advance science literacy in youth. The Science-U programs intend to create
and implement research-supported and faculty-supported programs, services,
and experiences that excite and engage K-12 students, educators,
undergraduate and graduate students, higher education faculty and staff, and
partnering community members in the STEM fields (Science, Technology,
Engineering, and Math).
State offers numerous sports camps and
clinics. Click here to access
a list of this year's sports camps.
Pennsylvania Space Grant Consortium, headquartered at University Park,
sponsors numerous projects, programs and activities for K-12 educators and
students. Some of the opportunities occur at The Pennsylvania State
University, some occur at an affiliate's location, and some occur at other
remote places, such as a school or a NASA Center.
Click here for more
information on these programs.
The Penn State Center for Science
and the Schools is a University-wide initiative to help support and sustain
mutually beneficial collaborations between Penn State scientists and K-12
education. Click here to visit their
Penn State Campuses
Education offices at many Penn State campuses offer youth programming -
especially during the summer months. For information about youth programs at
a campus, click here to see
a list of campuses, click on the campus to reach their home page; then,
find the link to the Continuing Education office and follow it and
subsequent links to youth programs. Following are links directly to
campus youth program web pages.
Penn State Berks
Penn State Beaver
Penn State Delaware County
Penn State DuBois
Penn State Fayette, The Eberly Campus
Penn State Hazleton
Penn State Greater Allegheny
Penn State New Kensington
Penn State Schuylkill
Penn State Wilkes-Barre
Penn State Worthington Scranton
Penn State York
Link to all Penn State Youth Programs
Click here for Penn State's
one-stop, youth-oriented web site. At this site, youth and their parents
can browse featured programs, search interest areas, or even look up
activities scheduled for specific dates. In addition, the site allows
visitors to sign up for a free membership with benefits including updates on
programs of interest and access to a chatroom message board. The site has
easy links to activities of particular interest to youth including 4-H,
Governorís School, Penn State for Youth Programs, Sport Camps and Shaverís
Creek Environmental Center. Penn State offers a wide array of youth programs
for ages ranging from 6 to 18.