Attracting Women into Engineering (AWE)

Attracting Women into Engineering (AWE)

AWE (Attracting Women into Engineering)

AWE 2024 is full.

July 8, 9, 10, and 11, 2024 (Monday through Thursday)

9:00 AM - 12:30 PM

Eligibility: Current Middle Schoolers (2023-2024 School Year)

Location: On-campus @ Henry M. Rowan College of Engineering Glassboro, NJ

Calling all aspiring engineers! The AWE program at Rowan College of Engineering is back for summer 2024, igniting a passion for STEM in middle school girls through hands-on projects, exciting demos, and tours of real engineering labs. This four-day, non-residential workshop runs on July mornings, empowering girls to explore diverse engineering paths and discover their potential to shape the future. Join us and be part of the 24th year of AWE, inspiring young minds alongside the college's BEST program for boys. (Please note: lunch and snacks are not provided.)


  • Hands-on learning: Real-world projects spark curiosity and build confidence.
  • Explore various engineering disciplines: Discover the diverse applications and possibilities in engineering.
  • Mentorship from faculty, staff, and students: Learn from role models and gain valuable insights from current engineering students.
  • Building a strong foundation: Cultivate an early interest in STEM fields and collaborate with like-minded peers.

Each AWE registrant will be eligible for a limited number of scholarships from the Marketa's Journey Organization. Marketa's Journey is a non-profit sponsorship in memory of Marketa and her passion for environmental education and social justice. Additional details below.