The Summer Engineering Institute (SEI) is three/five-week academic program for middle and high school students in the tri-cities, Hopewell, Petersburg & Richmond and surrounding counties. The program currently takes place at Virginia Commonwealth University and Virginia State University. The program is divided into five phases. Each phase addresses the needs of a specific grade and academic level. All phases attend daily sessions Monday through Thursday from 8:30 am to 12:30 pm. Phases I, II, and III are three week sessions held at VSU and VCU consecutively. The Research Assistant is a five-week program held at VCU.
The Summer Engineering Institute is divided into phases:
The phases are designed to encourage students to pursue and successfully complete education in science, mathematics, engineering and technological fields.
Family Orientation Program & daily attendance is mandatory! Students who apply for the program should meet the following criteria:
JOIN TODAY! There are many advantage to becoming a member, not only will you be able to attend the annual conference, but you also have the opportunity to apply for various scholarships.