Welcome to Western Engineering Outreach


Western Engineering Outreach, established in 1990, is an organization run by Western Engineering which strives to increase the awareness of and cultivate interest in engineering and technology in young peoples through interactive and innovative programs in London, Ontario and the surrounding communities.

Western Engineering Outreach Programs

Western Engineering Outreach offers exciting programs for elementary and high school students, as well as partnering with community organizations to reach as many aspiring minds as possible. These programs aim to inspire and empower students with engineering skills. Learn more about our Pre-University Programs and Community Partnerships.

In-School Workshops

During the months of May - June we offer workshops for elementary and secondary schools. These workshops are a fun and interactive way for your class to cover the Ontario Science and Technology curriculum requirements. To learn more about the workshops we offer check out our Workshop Information Page.

Summer Camps

During the months of July and August we run a dynamic summer camp program promoting science and engineering through hands-on projects and demonstrations. Our summer camp program is for children SK to 8 and is offered in London and Sarnia. Check out our Summer Camp Page to learn more.

If you are interested in programs for students in Grades 9 to 12 check out our Western Engineering Summer Academy.

Girls Programs

We offer many programs aimed to promote engineering to girls, using the broadest definition of girl to include anyone identifying as female. Check out these programs: Just for Girls Summer CampG.R.E.A.T., Girls Club, Girl Guides Badge DayGo ENG Girl and Go CODE Girl to learn more about the variety of programs for girls.


Discovery Western is not possible without the support and funding from our sponsors. Check out our Sponsorship page to see who has made Discovery Western possible!


Western Engineering Outreach is a proud network member of Actua.

Actua is a leading Canadian science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) youth outreach organization. Each year, the Actua network engaged over 375,000 youth in 600 communities across Canada in transformative STEM learning experiences that build critical skills and confidence. Please visit www.actua.ca

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