Summer Transportation Institute

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The Summer Transportation Institute (STI) is a free program designed to encourage high school students to pursue careers in transportation.

The 2014  STI will be held on Morgan's campus June 27 -July 25. The non-residential program features four weeks of field trips, hands-on projects, and networking opportunities with industry professionals. The curriculum also includes SAT prep and activities that promote self-awareness.

Students receive a full scholarship that covers the entire cost of attending the program, including all lab fees and field trips. Lunch and bus passes are also provided daily. Each participant receives a $250 stipend upon completion of the program.

Application Requirements

To apply, students should be entering 10th , 11th , or 12th grade during the 2014-2015 school year; have completed or be qualified to enroll in pre-algebra; and have at least a 2.0 cumulative GPA.

Students must also submit

  •  a completed application form
  •  an official transcript
  •  a 500-700 word essay that describes their career objective(s), interest in transportation, and how STI can help them achieve their goals. Essays must be typed and double- spaced.
  •  one letter of recommendation from a math, science or technology teacher

Application Packet

2014 STI Application Packet

Contact

For more information, contact Valencia Baker at 443-885-3969 or valencia.baker@morgan.edu.

STI is funded by the NTC, the Federal Highway Administration's Office of Civil Rights, and the Maryland State Highway Administration. Please click here to learn about the National STI Program.