Are you a South Dakota high school student interested in learning more about engineering and transportation? Would you like to learn on the beautiful South Dakota State University campus through interactive, fun and hands-on activities? Do you want to explore opportunities in the transportation sector and consider it as a career? Then the South Dakota State University’s National Summer Transportation Institute (NSTI) may be right for you!
Do you want to build your resume and scholarship applications? All selected students will receive scholarships to attend the NSTI! The scholarship will cover the cost of on-campus housing, food and workshops so the camp is free. During this one-week-long summer camp, you will be introduced to different aspects of transportation engineering, such as planning, materials, and transportation modes among other topics. You’ll also have an opportunity to participate in hands-on lab activities in workshops, and learn from experts about the transportation sector and the problems a transportation engineer solves.
At this camp, you will:
The camp will begin each day at the SDSU's Brookings Campus. Transportation to and from the camp is the responsibility of attendees' parents/guardians for those participants who do not want to stay on campus. The cost of staying on campus and meals are covered.
The camp is open to students that meet the following criteria:
The selected applicants will be informed by mail and e-mail.