Discover Engineering (DE) 2017

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Sun, 6/25/2017 - Sat, 7/1/2017
Please note: this event occurred in the past!

Event Type:

Summer Camp

Participation Details:

  • Fee required
  • Registration/Application required
  • Participation is limited:
    Open to HS rising freshmen and sophomores (graduating in 2020 or 2021)



  • 217-244-3517


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Discover Engineering (DE) is a week-long residential camp for rising freshmen and sophomores (graduating in 2020 or 2021) who are interested in math and science. Students will work on several projects that will incorporate different aspects of engineering. DE is also offering a Bioengineering Track.

  • Discover Engineering (DE): June 25 – July 1, 2017

  • Discover Bioengineering (DE-BioE): July 16 – 22, 2017


  • The total camp fee for 2017 is $1,000, which covers tuition, housing, meals, and all fees for camp activities.
  • A deposit of $50 is due upon notification of acceptance into the program. Please do not send a deposit with the application materials.
  • Limited scholarships are available based upon financial need. (Scholarships supported in part by John Deere and Shell Corporation.)
  • If you are in need of financial assistance to attend camp, there is a box on your application. Please click “yes” and fill out the questions.


  • May 1, 2017- Deadline for reserving your spot in the WYSE camp. Registration and non-refundable $50 deposit must be completed.

  • May 31, 2017- Last day to submit full payment (remaining $950).

  • Visit WYSE Summer Camps Application for application specifics.

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