Investigative Summer STEM Program

JUNE 14 -18, 2021

Deadline for Registration: May 31st

Investigative Summer STEM Program

The Investigative Summer STEM Program (ISSP) is designed to enhance enthusiasm and interest of high school sophomores, juniors and seniors in the science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) fields, and motivate them through exploration and testing of ideas for STEM careers. The program is offered in response to a national concern about the diminishing number of young people pursuing careers in the STEM fields. Newman University is proud to have the generous support of the Fred C. and Mary R. Koch Foundation as sponsors of the Investigative Summer STEM Program. Click Here to Register Now!

About the Program

  • Earn one hour of college credit.
  • Lunch will be provided daily. 
  • Spend 5 days performing hands-on research in small groups led by highly qualified NU faculty.
  • Students living outside of Sedgwick County can stay on NU’s campus in the residence halls.
  • Engage with guest speakers from a variety of STEM-related fields to discuss the career opportunities possible with a STEM education.
  • COVID-19 safety measures and procedures will be in place. (More Info)
Fred Mary Koch Foundation

ISSP Scholarships Available

ISSP Scholarship Deadline: May 31st, 2021

ISSP scholarships are available for applicants who need extra assistance to pay the program fee for ISSP. We are grateful for the ISSP scholarship donors who help make these scholarships available to our applicants! Please note that the ISSP scholarships are due by May 31st so apply now! If you apply after the deadline, there is a chance that all funds will have been allocated already.

How Much Does it Cost?

The Investigative Summer STEM Program (ISSP) is offered at an unbelievable low rate of $125.00. That’s only $25 per day! This includes one College Credit Hour and one Meal Per Day.

Students living outside of Sedgwick county have the option to stay overnight in the residence halls for a cost of $20 per night. This cost includes dinner.

Who can attend?

The Investigative Summer STEM Program (ISSP) is only available to High School Sophomores, Juniors and Seniors and Freshmen with strong applications will be considered.

Have Questions?

If you have questions in regards to our The Investigative Summer STEM Program contact:

Ryan Huschka,
ISSP Director, Associate Professor of Chemistry

Phone: (316) 942-4291 Ext: 2428
E-mail: [email protected]

Newman STEM Program

Newman University 3100 McCormick Wichita, KS 67213-2097 (316) 942-4291