California Career Pathway Trust Grant (CCPT) –Project Crest
Project Crest STEM Program
Project Crest in collaboration with Kids That Code, Inc. will award scholarships to select students to attend an amazing Kids That Code Program at Norco College
Begins Every Saturday, March 4 thru March 25. Two Courses Available
Game Programming with Scratch (1:00 pm—2:30 pm)
Students will learn fundamental computer programming concepts and principles such as variables, control structures, and Boolean expressions. The course is taught by an experienced instructor with a computer programming background. This course is essential to learning coding.
Open to Grades 6th – 8th
Introduction to Electronics and Programming with Arduino (3:00 pm—4:30 pm)
Arduino is a credit card sized minicomputer that can be used to teach programming and electronics. Students can create amazing interactive objects and projects with sensors that can control lights, motors, and much more. The basis for electrical engineering. This is a great class for kids who are curious on how and why electronics work.
Open to Grades 6th – 8th
- Date: Every Saturday, March 4, 2017 thru March 24, 2017 (4 weeks)
- Classes will take place at Norco College STEM Center, 1900 Third St, Norco, CA 92860
- Project Crest scholarship will pay for the program fee (retail value: $124.99)
- A total of sixty (60) students will be awarded scholarships
- Open to students 6th – 8th grade
- Enrollment limited to one (1) course per student. Students will be assigned a course by Kids That Code
- Scholarship opportunity limited only to CCPT Grant Partners Schools. Eligible school districts in Riverside County are listed on the application below
- Parents must submit an application online and provide a response to the statement “How my child will benefit from receiving the Project Crest scholarship” (Maximum 250 words)
- Judges will determine the winners according to the best responses
- Scholarships will be awarded on or before Mar. 1, 2017
- Scholarship recipients will be notified by email.
- Attendance for the first week is mandatory or the student will be dropped from the program and parents may be responsible for repayment of unused scholarship
- Enrollment information will be shared with Project Crest for statistical purposes
- Transportation will not be provided
- An hourly parking pass can be purchased on campus in order to park
Project Crest STEM Program Scholarship Application (Middle School)
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