Bio-Medical Engineering Immersion

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Immerse yourself in the exciting career field of biomedical engineering through a rigorous hands-on program offered at the STEM Center of Excellence; plus experience the exciting culture of Dallas, Texas!

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About the Trip

Financial assistance is available for this Destination! Submit your Destinations application first (see below) and then apply by clicking here for financial assistance.

Come explore immersive STEM experiences and high outdoor adventure all in the 92-acre STEM Center of Excellence in Dallas, Texas. This experience is available for rising 10-12 grade girls who would like to devote a week to exploring a career in biomedical engineering through hands-on experimental learning while also experiencing the adventure of high ropes, archery, and traditional Girl Scout camping. Nights will be reserved for excursions with STEM professionals who will lead Girl Scouts on experiences in North Texas including a visit to a professional sports game, college campus tours, a trip to the world-renowned Perot Museum, and visits to some culinary delights in Dallas.

Where You Go

Girl Scouts of NETX STEM Center of Excellence

What to Know

Girls enrolling in this program should have an interest in engineering and coding in addition to medicine. This is a challenging curriculum that spans electrical engineering, mechanical engineering, computer science and biology. A prior background in coding / engineering is not required, but girls should have completed a minimum of Algebra I prior to attending. Registrants will gain access to optional supplemental content in spring of 2020 designed to help enhance their program experience.

The Dates

July 9 - July 17, 2022

You must be at least 14 years old at the time of this Destination.

What to Bring

No special equipment or gear needed. We will provide a packing list after acceptance.

The Cost

Program Fee: $1000
Program Fee does not include airfare. Girls will need to arrange transportation to Dallas (Love Field or DFW International).

Financial assistance is available! See application link at the top of this page.

Deposit due upon acceptance: $200
(This deposit is included in your trip Program Fee, not in addition to it.)

Final payment due: May 1st, 2022

Cancellation Policy: June 9th, 2022 is the last day you can cancel and receive a refund (minus deposit)
To cancel your camper's registration, you MUST email customercare@gsnetx.org as soon as possible.

Download Application Forms
Destinations Application Worksheet
Contact Information

Bethany Dukett
stemdestination@gsnetx.org
469-899-8753