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Engineering Summer Program




ESP 2020 dates coming soon!

Applications will be accepted beginning Dec. 10, 2019. This program is for current junior students only. Applicants should be seniors in the 2020-2021 school year. The application deadline is March 27, 2020.

- Apply for the Engineering Summer Program

*STUDENTS - Before you begin your application, make sure you have the following prepared:

  • Word or PDF documents of your application essay, extracurricular activities and transcript
  • Copy/paste and email the following ESP nomination form link to your high school math/science teacher to complete:
  • One letter of support from another teacher, your principal, guidance counselor or other mentors who can describe your personal character or interests. Email letter to Cindy Jones, Project Coordinator, at


Why participate in ESP?

You'll work one-on-one with faculty members and advanced students. This one-week program will expand your horizons, develop creative thinking and problem-solving skills and challenge your imagination. Students who are interested in any career are encouraged to apply. The field of engineering can prepare you for advanced degrees and careers in medicine, law, business, as well as the various fields in engineering. Hosted on the UW campus, you'll be in some of the best labs in the West. Only 36 students will be selected to participate in the program.


Costs & Sponsors

The cost for students accepted into the program will be $300. All other program costs are provided by the College of Engineering and Applied Science and the Wyoming Engineering Society.

So much appreciation goes out to our fantastic sponsors, which include Union Wireless, Ellbogen Next Generation Engineering Program, College of Engineering and Applied Science, Halliburton Foundation, Kester Funding, Wyoming Engineering Society, and the Kennedy Endowment.




The program is open to any student, both in Wyoming and out-of-state. If you require additional information, contact Cindy Jones at 307-766-4236 or

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