Women in Aerospace Technology Program (WATP)

The Women in Aerospace and Technology, Diversity Project is an exciting new program for girls in grades 4-12. This program is hosted by the American Helicopter Museum & Education Center in West Chester, PA and is a collaboration between the Museum and Education Center, the Girl Scouts of Eastern Pennsylvania, Boeing Rotorcraft, Sikorsky Global Helicopters, Penn State University, West Chester University, and other industry and educational partners. The goal is to introduce girls to science and technology in fun and exciting ways that can inspire future careers in Science, Technology, Engineering or Math (STEM) related fields.

News & Announcements

  • Organizational meeting this Sat, Mar 5, 2011 @ 1pm for WATP organizers and mentors.
  • Below is a video of our Kick-Off Meeting, held on Saturday, Nov. 20th, 2010.


Academic Partners

Arcadia University

Drexel University, Scalable Autonomous Systems Lab, Dept. of Mechanical Engineering & Mechanics

West Chester University, Department of Physics and Pre-Engineering.

Penn State University, Physics Department


For more information, please contact Mr. Michael Spletzer.