This application is for our FREE Summer Science Week 2012: Tuesday, July 17 through Friday, July 20, 2012 8:30AM - 5:30PM daily Lasell College, 1844 Commonwealth Avenue, Newton, MA Girls in 1st through 6th grade during the 2011-12 academic year Participant applications should be submitted by Friday, April 27th. Admission decisions will be sent to the email address provided by May 1st. Applications received after the April 27th deadline will be considered on a space-available basis with rolling admission. The application is open to ALL girls in 1st through 6th grade, both those that currently participate in school-year science clubs and those that do not. Science Club for Girls was founded in 1994 as a grassroots organization by parents in Cambridge, Massachusetts who were concerned with issues of gender equity in math, science, engineering and technology (STEM). Science Club for Girls brings women mentors and girls together in free after-school science clubs that focus on helping girls thrive in these areas.