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Participants are needed for the Voorhees eSMART Program

April 1, 2011

 

 

To All Applicants:   Due to an overwhelming response, the deadline for eSMART application submission has been extended to Friday, May 27, 2011 (5:00 p.m.).  Please make sure that your application bears the new logo and the year 2011 (view application links).  All documentation must be submitted to the attention of Ms. Priscilla Brantley using ONE of the following methods:  

 

Mailing Address:   Voorhees College

                               eSMART Day Camp

                                P.O. Box 678

                               Bedford Hall, Room #7

                              Denmark, SC  29042  

 

Email:                  pbrantley@voorhees.edu  

 

Fax:                     (803) 780-1426  

 

Documentation received from MATH/SCIENCE instructors and Guidance Counselors may be submitted via email or fax.  If hand-delivered, documentation must be in a sealed envelope and bear the school’s seal.   Thank you for your interest in the eSMART Day Camp!

 

 

 

If you are interested in participating in the eSMART Program, please see the information below or visit to www.voorhees.edu/esmart.

The Voorhees College High School Environmental Science, Mathematics and Related Technology (eSMART) Day Camp Program is designed to improve Environmental Science education for high school students and increase the number of students pursuing degrees in Environmental Science, Mathematics, Biology, and Computer Science. The VC eSMART Day Camp program provides 3 weeks of full-day enrichment activities with course studies in the science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) fields and associated laboratory experiments along with personal development, social development, and recreational activities on the campus of Voorhees College.

  • PROGRAM DATES - June 30 through July 22, 2011
  • QUALIFICATIONS - Students entering grades 9 through 12 with enthusiasm for mathematics and science as well as a strong mathematical aptitude, minorities, females, and those who are physically-challenged apply. You must be a U.S. citizen!!!
  • APPLICATION DEADLINE - Thursday, May 19, 2011 (5:00pm) Review of applications starts upon receipt and continues until enrollment numbers have been reached.
  • STIPEND - Each student will receive a stipend upon successful completion of the program. Attendance at all sessions is required. Students are expected to arrive on time and participate in each camp activity for full compensation.

Send all applications to one of the following:
Mail: VC eSMART Day Camp
Voorhees College
P.O. Box 678
Bedford Hall, Room #7
Denmark, SC 29042
Email: pbrantley@voorhees.edu
Fax: (803) 780-1426


***Call (803) 780-1024 for additional applications.


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