Department of Technology & Security

Girls Who Will Summer Camp

two young women at bowie state's girls who will camp

Girls Who Will (GWW) is a summer program for middle and high school girls that provides innovative technology education to girls in the Washington, DC, Maryland, and Virginia areas.

  • June 24 - June 28, 2024, from 9:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
  • In-person location: Bowie State University
  • Cost $250 (includes all-you-can-eat lunch, materials, and supplies)

Register for the Girls Who Will Camp


  • GWW Summer Camp 2024 is limited to only 15 middle school girls and 15 high school girls.
  • Middle school or high school must be between age 10 - 13.
  • High school participants must be between the ages of 14 -18.
  • Must have an interest in computers and excelling in school

Application Process

  • Applications are due Friday, May 3, 2024
  • The committee will select up to 15 students per camp (middle school and high school) on a first-come, first-serve basis. All others will be placed on a waitlist.
  • The committee will notify selected campers on Friday, May 17, 2024
  • Registration is not a guarantee of acceptance to the camp


  • If selected, the $250 payment must be received by Friday, June 7, 2024, along with an emailed copy of the payment receipt or payment confirmation number to Dr. Velma Latson at either or to secure the participants spot in the camp.
  • Payments for camp can be made to Bowie State University, Girls Who Will Summer Camp, account # 990265:
    1.  Credit card over the phone to the Bowie State University Cashier’s office (301.860.3495), Monday – Friday 8 a.m.– 4:30 p.m.
    2. Mailed to Bowie State University, Attention: Cashier’s Office, Henry Admin Building, 14000 Jericho Park Road, Bowie, MD 20715
    3. In-person, at the Bowie State University Cashier’s office, 1st Floor in the Henry Administration Building, Monday – Friday 8 a.m.– 4:30 p.m.

Register for the Girls Who Will Camp

Tentative Daily Schedule

Schedule is subject to change.

  • 9:30 a.m. - 9:45 a.m.
    Arrival and check-in
  • 9:45 a.m. - 10:30 a.m.
    Guest speaker
  • 10:30 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.
    Instructional activities
  • 11:30 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
  • 1:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.
    Instructional activities
  • 2:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
    Guest speaker/group projects
  • 4:00 p.m.
    Campers check out for the day

Included Topics

  • Data science skills
  • Mobile app development
  • Digital literacy
  • 3D Modeling and animation
  • Much more!

Contact Us

Dr. Velma Latson
Assistant Professor, Department of Technology & Security