FAQs for Students, Parents and Mentors

FAQs for Students and Parents:

FAQs for Mentors


Key Dates for Summer 2024

Jan. 8, 2024: Application portal opens
Feb. 15, 2024: INSPIRE Virtual Information Session (7 p.m.)
March 8, 2024: Application portal closes
March 28, 2024: Acceptance notifications emailed
April 11, 2024: Deadline for acceptance contracts to be submitted
June 23-28, 2024: INSPIRE @ NCSSM-Morganton

INSPIRE Virtual Office Hours: The purpose of the INSPIRE Virtual Office Hours is to answer any questions that parents, students, and/or educators may have about the INSPIRE application process. Click below to sign up for a 15-minute time slot during one of the dates/times listed below.

January 16, 2024: 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm
March 5, 2024: 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm


Contact Us

Gerri Cole

Associate Director of STEM Outreach, Equity, and Engagement

919-416-2784