AgriTREK/SciTREK and AgDiscovery Summer Programs
for High School Students

"Preparing the Next Generation of Research Scientists and Engineers."

We are happy to announce that the AgriTREK/SciTREK Summer Institute and the AgDiscovery Summer Program will be held June 4-17, 2017. The summer programs are being hosted at Tuskegee University by the College of Agriculture, Environment and Nutrition Sciences, the Tuskegee Center for Advanced Materials and College of Engineering with sponsors, including USDA-Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service and the National Science Foundation.

The AgriTREK/SciTREK Summer Institute and AgDiscovery Summer Program are two-week residential programs that create an awareness of the educational opportunities that are available in Science, Technology, Engineering, Agriculture and Mathematics (STEAM) and related areas through hands-on research, leadership development and personal enrichment activities. Though similar in their mission and goals, these two programs represent two distinct opportunities for individuals interesting in learning more about agriculture and related careers; thus, individuals interesting in applying AgriTREK/SciTREK Summer Institute and AgDiscovery Summer Program should apply as indicated for each. For more program information, please contact Ms. Marilyn Hooks, Program Assistant at 334-727-8453 or

NOTE: Each program has a limited number of slots. Individuals may apply to BOTH programs to increase their chances of selection to one or the other; completion of the separate applications is required.

         ***The applications are NOW available and the deadline will be March 1, 2017***