Today with the changes in the economy, global warming, increasing populations the ability to develop creative innovative solutions are needed. Now more than ever individuals with skills in science, technology, engineering and math are critical to addressing these issues. It will require the ideas, talents and ingenuity of a diverse population.
Sponsor a $400 scholarship for one youth to participate in our Biotech Urban Ag or Coding for Empowerment summer bootcamps. Your contribution of $400 will give an urban youth the opportunity to learn about the science behind agriculture or the basic fundamentals of application coding.
Youth learn about the science of agriculture and urban gardening. Through fun hands-on experiential activities they get the dirt on plants, learn about composting, aquaponics and more. For youth age 10 – 13.
Summer Session I – June 15 to July 3
Youth will be introduced to web coding languages: html, css, jquery mobile, php and mysql. Through project-based instruction they will obtain a basic understanding of how to use these tools to create websites and mobile applications. For youth ages 14-18 & 19-24.
Summer Session II – July 6 to July 24