Combining the excitement of competition with challenges in science, innovation, and beyond!
Pre-College Research Excellence Programs (PREP) are research-focused programs for Tennessee middle and high school students geared to promote STEM disciplines. Participating in PREP encourages students to pursue careers and a lifelong passion for STEM. Each program is hosted at the campus of the University of Tennessee, Knoxville.
Current PREP programs:
- Governor’s School for the Sciences & Engineering (rising high school juniors and seniors)
- Tennessee Science Olympiad (middle and high school)
- Southern Appalachian Science & Engineering Fair (middle and high school)
- Tennessee Junior Science & Humanities Symposium (high school)
- Virtual Science Club (middle and high school)
Are you looking to get involved with PREP?
Pre-College Research Excellence Programs are made possible by the support of volunteers and community partners. For more information on how you can get involved with PREP, fill out the form below.