High School ASRA
Dates: July 10-21,2017
Who can attend? Students entering 9th thru 12th grade in Fall 2017
High School ASRA is an intensive, DAY ONLY two-week learning experience for students with an interest in science, technology, engineering and math. Students
study one subject (module), work in small teams, and participate in project based learning in a college-like environment. No housing is provided; however, some
modules take students off campus for portions of the ASRA experience to engage in field work.
Module sizes are small with an average of ten students and two instructors. Our instructors are faculty, graduate students and industry professionals. There are no
grades, tests or homework.
Modules are designed to be fun and engaging while offering challenging content. Past module subjects include Biomedicine, Veterinary Medicine, Field Geology, GIS,
Remotely Operated Vehicles, Civil Engineering, and others.
In its 17th year, admission to ASRA is competitive. Students who apply must complete an essay, provide references and show evidence of sincere interest in
Links only work during application period, February 1 through April 15
2017 High School Modules
|"ASRA taught me how to stand, and I want to move the world." - ASRA Student|
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