Summer Textile Exploration Pioneer Program (STEPP)

The Wilson College of Textiles has added a fifth week (July 21-26) of its Summer Textile Exploration Program (STEP) with a focus for students from non-metropolitan North Carolina areas.  In alignment to fulfill NC State’s land-grant mission and to diversify our student body while maintaining the excellence to continue providing educational innovation. The additional week of STEP will meet the needs of students from non-metropolitan North Carolina areas who have an interest in the textile industry, through the following ways:

  • Personalized support to maximize success in the college and scholarship application process
  • Focus on writing college and scholarship application essays
  • Additional opportunities for parent/guardian engagement
  • Overview of financial literacy