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Summer Program

Due to CDC guidelines and University precautions related to COVID-19, the 2020 Summer Program has been cancelled. We will be updating the website to make common camp information and resources available!


The 2019 Summer Program was held on June 4-6, 2019 at the University of Tennessee. 37 students from JHS, SQHS, SWHS, and TPHS participated in camp.


The 2018 Summer Program was held on June 5-7, 2018 at the University of Tennessee. 59 students from CCHS, UCHS, JHS, SQHS, SWHS, and TPHS participated in camp.


The 2017 Summer Program was held on June 6-8, 2017 at the University of Tennessee. 55 students from CCHS, UCHS, and JHS participated in camp.


The inaugural PIPES Summer Program was held on June 7-9, 2016 at the University of Tennessee campus. 70 students from CCHS, UCHS, and JHS joined us.

Transportation was provided to students to and from their high school campus each day. Students received three meals each day of the summer program as well as a $150 stipend for full participation. Students toured the University of Tennessee campus, participated in activities in various science labs on campus, and heard from speakers about STEMM careers and postsecondary education.