Boeing partners with Texas A&M aerospace engineering for Camp SOAR

Photo of SOAR studentsThe Department of Aerospace Engineering at Texas A&M University has partnered with the Boeing Company for the 2013 Camp SOAR (Summer Opportunities in Aerospace Research).

Camp SOAR is a five day-summer camp designed to expose high school juniors and seniors who are interested in aerospace engineering to the research and facilities in Texas A&M’s Department of Aerospace Engineering. During the week, students will be able to explore the field though design projects and departmental tours. They will have the opportunity to interact with current students and world-renowned faculty.

Boeing recognized the value this program provides high school students interested in learning more about aerospace engineering and will provide monetary and personnel support for the program.

Boeing will sponsor up to six $200 scholarships for students needing financial assistance for the program. Contact Laura Olivarez at 979.845.2685 or for more details on how to apply for the scholarship.
The deadline to apply for Camp SOAR is Wednesday (May 29). Applications must be postmarked by this date to be eligible for review. Visit for more information.