Engineering is for Everyone!

Engineering is For Everyone - Teacher Resources

Engineering isn't just for University students! We have STEM-focussed events and programming for students from Kindergarten to Grade 12!

Our programs are offered by our DiscoverE program as well as our Engineering Outreach Team. For more information about any of our programs, please follow the links below, or email DiscoverE at or our Engineering Outreach Team at!


Kindergarten to Grade 9

In-School Workshops 75 minute sessions about different science topics that hit Alberta education learning outcomes
Summer Camps
Week-long camps during July and August at the University of Alberta, communities surrounding Edmonton and throughout Alberta, northern British Columbia, the Northwest Territories and southern Saskatchewan
Special Events
Exciting booth events and presentations for larger groups of people
Tours Take a free hour-long tour of one of four areas: NanoFAB, the Water Tray, the Topography Table, or the Engineering Garage. (Please note: must be booked at least two weeks in advance!)
WISEST Choices Conference For kids in Grade 6!
In-School Clubs (Grades 4 to 9)
Choose from a one-hour lunch club or two-hour after school club. Both run for 8 weeks and are either STEM-based or coding-based.
Saturday Camps (Grades 4 to 9) Saturday camps run in the fall and winter at the University of Alberta for 10 weeks

Grades 10 to 12

Microelectronics Workshop A 75 minute workshop presented by DiscoverE
Special Events Memorable and exciting booth events and presentations for larger groups of people
High School Take a Break Thursday, November 28, 2019
AGENTS The Alberta Girls in Engineering and Technology Summit, for Grade 10-11 girls
The WISEST SET Conference  
School Visits  
High School Classroom / Lunchtime Presentations on Engineering  
Online Chat Sessions  
New Student Workshops  
Application Workshops
University of Alberta Open House  
Tours of Campus  
One-on-One Advising Sessions  
Indigenous Student Discovery Day  
Female Engineering Mentorship (FEM) Program For girls in Grade 11 and 12
University of Alberta Info Week