Michigan Technological University Engineering Scholars Program



MTU offers a weeklong summer engineering program for high school students. The Engineering Scholars Program enrolls boys and girls from minority or economically or educationally disadvantaged backgrounds, while Women in Engineering serves young women. Students explore careers in mechanical, environmental, electrical, chemical, civil, geological and material engineering, as well as such other disciplines as mathematics, technology, technical writing and computer science. The program features hands-on laboratory and field exercises, group projects, visits with engineering professionals, college and career planning advice, and recreational activities.

General Info

Name Michigan Technological University Engineering Scholars Program
Location Houghton, MI
Year-round Contacts 888-773-2655
Program Focuses & Features Computer Science, Crafts, Engineering, Math, Science, Swimming
Grade Range (rising grades) 10-12
Age Range Residential — Coed Ages 15-17
Application Deadline April
Director Jamie Lindquist, Coordinator
Residential Fee Free. (+$295), 1 week.
Year Established 1973
Dates & Sessions June-July; 1 session, 1 week long


Jamie Lindquist, Coordinator