DSU Science Programs for K-12


 

Science Programs Just for Youth K-12!

  "Every great advance in science has issued from a new audacity of imagination." 

~John Dewey, The Quest for Certainty, 1929

 
The College of Mathematics, Natural Sciences and Technology is committed to providing a high-quality science-based education -- not just for university-enrolled students!
    
We are faculty, staff and students actively involved in inspiring and enriching the lives of the youth in our immediate (and extended) community aspiring towards careers in the natural and physical sciences through various outreach efforts. The programs listed below are available "just for youth K-12." They range from open-enrollment notices for summer camps, to information about new programs and scholarships available to graduating high school students specifically considering the sciences at DSU. Please click on the links to download information or feel free to contact the program administrators directly with inquiries.
 
 

Science Events (not necessarily during the summer)

Are you a student who has an interest in science, technology, engineering and/or mathematics? Then you won't want to miss this! Join us for the 1st annual Kent County Delaware Science Fair! Senator Chris Coons and a special guest speaker will be on hand to welcome and celebrate our students grades 5-12 who will show off their aptitude for science research and compete for cool prizes. Also, see the 1/10 model of the Mars Rover.

Whether you would like to compete in the research expo or you just want to come see what your peers are up to, we hope to see you there! Visit www.desu.edu/kentcountysciencefair for more details.

   

Summer Programs

What will YOU do this summer??

  

Now accepting applications, the Research and Engineering Program (REAP) is a 5-wk, non-residential research program open to h.s. students (grades 10-12) interested in science, technology, engineering and mathematics. Download flier

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STARS at DSU!

The Science and Technology Academy for Residence Scholars (STARS) program is a four-week, residential enrichment program on the campus of Delaware State University (DSU) for rising 10th – 12th grade high school students. The STARS program is designed to stimulate and extend the interest of high school students in the fields of mathematics, science, and information technology. Students will work in small group settings in science labs, computer labs, and classrooms at DSU, participating in hands-on activities in Mathematics, Science, Information Technology, English, and SAT Preparation. A limited number of scholarships are available. Dr. Mazen Shahin, Program Director.

Click here to visit website and apply. Download flier.

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College $$$ for Science Students

Scholarship in Mathematics and Science (SIMS) Available to Incoming Freshmen

Scholarships are available to qualified incoming freshmen at DSU and offer two years of support to students who continue to meet eligibility requirements. Support is offered to meet the financial need of students defined by the Department of Education. (Cost of Attendance – Estimated Family Contribution) up to $8000. Click here to download application.

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