Themes & Dates

June 29-July 3: Biomedical Engineering and Dissection
July 6-10: Aerospace, AI and Automation
July 13-17: Science of Play and Entertainment
July 20-24: Technology, Robotics and Code Design
July 27-31: Invention and Tech: Entrepreneurship for Good
August 3-7: Environmental Health, Climate Change and Renewable Energy
Learn more about these courses >> Download the daily academy schedule >>

Site Location

Johnson & Wales University Charlotte
801 W. Trade St.
Charlotte, NC 28202
United States

*One day per week will be held offsite on a field trip.

Our Academy is on a college campus so that girls can picture themselves pursuing higher education in the future.

Questions about this location? Email

Field Trip Expeditions

Girls will be on an expedition one day per week. These expeditions give girls an opportunity to interact with female STEM professionals, participate in hands-on activities, and tour exciting STEM workplaces.

Expedition Site Hosts

June 29-July 3: Ingersoll Rand & Trane
July 6-10: Collins Aerospace
July 13-17: Coming Soon!
July 20-24: Coming Soon!
July 27-31: Coming Soon!
August 3-7: Coming Soon!


$495.00 per week

*No refunds will be offered.

Current Promotions

Siblings Discount: Get 10% off total bill when you sign up 2 or more siblings! No code required.

*Discounts cannot be combined. The system will auto apply the greatest discount per application.

Financial aid available! In order to provide more girls with our high-quality Summer STEM immersion, we offer full and partial scholarships through tiered-model pricing based on income levels. Your award may cover 100%, 75%, 50% or 25% of the cost of camp. All scholarship applicants must attend a minimum of 3 weeks to be eligible for financial assistance. Learn more about our financial assistance program.

Meet Your Site Director!

Abby Dietly
Site Director

Abby Dietly began her career in education as a 3rd-grade teacher in Charlotte Mecklenburg Schools. She then moved into a multi-classroom leader position coaching and supporting teachers at a STEM Magnet school in CMS.

This is Abby's fourth summer with Project Scientist. She served as a teacher at our Charlotte site for two summers and as an assistant site director for one. She is happy to be back as the Charlotte Site Director and is ready to create a nurturing learning environment for your STEM girl.