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IE’s Energy Leadership, Engagement and Action Program | A Science Enrichment Program for High School Students
July 31, 2017 - August 4, 2017
Applications accepted through Apr. 23. Open to high school students in Alamance, Chatham, Durham and Orange counties.
July 31- Aug 4
20 high school students will convene at UNC to learn about society’s use of energy and to examine current and future energy technologies.
About 2017 Energy LEAP
The Energy Literacy, Engagement and Action Program (Energy LEAP) is a FREE, week-long summer institute for high school students that will take place on the campus of UNC-Chapel Hill from July 31st – August 4th, 2017. During this program students will conduct hands-on and minds-on science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) activities to examine society’s current use of energy and the technological solutions that will support a low-carbon future. Programming will include a mixture of hands-on activities, presentations and field trips!
This student science enrichment program is administered by the UNC Institute for the Environment and is conducted in partnership with UNC’s Department of Physics and Astronomy. Financial support for this program is provided by the UNC Institute for the Environment and the Duke Energy Foundation.
Learn more: energyleap.unc.edu