Tag Archives | SAME Camps

E&C Camps Get Some “Pub”!

The SAME Engineering & Construction Camps recently were featured with an article on the Engineering News-Record website. ENR writer Pamela Hunter interviewed SAME Fellow and E&C Camps stalwart Scott Prosuch on the mission of the camps, how the camp volunteer leaders get students excited about engineering, and what type of impact the camps have had over the […]

SAME E&C Camps: Immersing Students in STEM

SAME/U.S. Army E&C Camp

Three camps. 172 high school students. More than 100 mentors and volunteers. One mission: To inspire the next generation of America’s best and brightest to pursue a degree in engineering. Each summer, SAME’s Engineering & Construction Camps give rising high school seniors and juniors an unparalleled opportunity to spend a week eating, sleeping and breathing […]

USAFA camper sponsored by Omaha Post recounts his experience

Each year, Omaha Post sponsors students to attend SAME Engineering and Construction Camps. Two high school students with interest in pursuing engineering were sponsored to attend this summer, including Giles McGillick, a sophomore at St. Thomas More High School in Rapid City, S.D. McGillick attended the the U.S. Air Force Academy Camp, held June 27 […]

2012 Engineering & Construction Camps

Milestones and firsts: those were the outcomes of the 2012 SAME Engineering & Construction Camps. This year, the SAME Engineering & Construction Camps Committee along with a host of volunteers, mentors and sponsors, made possible the first SAME/U.S. Marine Corps Camp. Held June 17–23 at Camp Lejeune, N.C., the inaugural Marine Corps camp was a […]

Congratulations to camp scholarship awardees!

SAME granted scholarship awards of $5,000 each to three Engineering & Construction Camp graduates. Three students were selected from the U.S. Air Force Academy Camp (USAFA) in Colorado Springs, Colo.; the U.S. Army Camp at Vicksburg, Miss.; and the U.S. Navy Seabees Camp at Port Hueneme, Calif. The SAME Engineering & Construction Camp Scholarship Award […]

Camp Scholarship Applications Due 3/30/2012

SAME has a college scholarship program for high school seniors who attended any one of the three SAME Engineering & Construction Camps. The SAME Engineering & Construction Camp scholarship is intended to be a four-year, continuing scholarship with stipends of $1,250 paid out each successive year. To be eligible for this scholarship, applicants must meet […]