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Summer ProgramS

 

All summer programs are subject to time/location adjustments. Please check back weekly (and your email) for changes.

Summer Application Deadline to register is June 29th. You will be notified via email of program acceptance before July 3rd.

*Although there is a minimal cost for 7-12th grade students (FREE for K-6th graders), BEAM offers scholarships to offset or cover the cost for eligible students.

 


Students Entering K-6th Grade


This FREE summer program is for students entering K-6th grades. It will take place July 9th - August 17th, Monday - Friday from 9am to 2pm on the University at Buffalo South Campus.  Students will participate in a host of engineering activities, ultimately sparking their interests and engaging them in fun! Limited spaces! Apply now!


Students Entering 7th & 8th Grades


This summer program is for students entering 7th & 8th grades. It will take place July 9th - August 3rd, Monday - Friday from 9am to 2pm on the University at Buffalo North Campus.  Our 7th & 8th graders will participate in a host of engineering activities, ultimately sparking their interests and helping them narrow down their choices.


Students Entering 9th & 10th Grades


This summer program is for students entering 9-10th grades. It will take place July 9th - August 3rd, Monday - Friday from 9am to 2pm on the University at Buffalo North Campus with Friday field trips to local engineering/STEM-based locations sure to get students excited about science, engineering, technology, and math! Our 9th & 10th graders will participate in a host of engineering activities in science, computer technology, and communications. Students will ultimately work toward larger projects that culminate in a final presentation activity for their parents and families.


Students Entering 11th-12th Grade


Our students entering 11th-12th grade will spend their summer from July 9th - August 3rd, Monday - Friday from 9am to 2pm at the University at Buffalo North Campus.

They will on work hands-on engineering activities that will culminate in a final project that is sure to bulk up their résumé. From working with legitimate engineers, tech advisors, current college engineering students, and educators, our future juniors & seniors network with the best in the business. We partner with firms such as Du Pont, Moog, Praxair, and Cannon Design, to name only a few. We feel that it's never too early to "gear" our students toward greatness -pun intended.


All-Girls' Summer Program


The BEAM All-Girls Summer Saturday Academy is for female students entering grades 9-12.

They will spend their summers at the University at Buffalo North Campus working on engineering activities that will culminate in a final project that is sure to bulk up their résumé.

From working with legitimate engineers, tech advisors, PhDs, researchers, current college engineering students, and educators, female students network with the best in the business. We partner with firms such as Du Pont, Moog, Praxair, and Cannon Design, to name only a few. We feel that it's never too early to "gear" our students toward greatness -pun intended. This program is TBD.

All-Girls Summer Program Applications Currently CLOSED
 
 

Watch students in action in past years' Summer Programs! Students also explain how seeing women and minorities changing the world in STEM fields has inspired them to do the same.

BEAM summer programs take place in the greater Buffalo, NY area

*Although there is a minimal activity fee for students, BEAM offers scholarships to offset or cover the cost for eligible students. See application for scholarship details.