• Who We Are

    Project SYNCERE (Supporting Youth’s Needs with Core Engineering Research Experiments) is a non-profit organization founded by three African American men from the south side of Chicago in 2008. Since our first program launch in 2009, Project SYNCERE has been able to serve more than 4,000 students throughout Chicago. Project SYNCERE utilizes...

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  • Our Mission

    The mission of Project SYNCERE (Supporting Youth's Needs with Core Engineering Research Experiments) is to prepare the minds and create pathways for underrepresented and disadvantaged students to pursue careers in Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM)....

  • Our Partners

    Project SYNCERE partners with several schools and organizations to help fulfill its mission. Creating this network of partners has allowed us to reach a larger student base and provide them with the necessary tools to improve their learning experience....


    Project SYNCERE’s E-CADEMY offers a 3-year out-of-school time engineering experience to prepare students in grades 6-8 and 9-11 for enrollment in post-secondary STEM programs. ...

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You're Invited...

Please join us as we celebrate Project SYNCERE’s 10th anniversary with our inaugural gala, The Power of tEN. On October 10, 2019, be a part of an evening that celebrates our journey as well as our future of preparing the minds and creating pathways for students to pursue careers in Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) for many more years to come.

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Power of tEN - Save-the-Date

Over the last decade, the organization has created meaningful partnerships, expanded to broader neighborhoods and inspired over 18,000 youth to see themselves in engineering careers. October 10, 2019 we will gather those who have walked with us on this journey to celebrate, reflect, and prepare to envision our way to the future. We invite you to join us as a sponsor of this historical evening.



2019 ENpowered Summer Camps

Applications are now open for both our high school and middle school summer STEM camps. Both camps will be held at Holy Angels School (located at 750 E. 40th St.) Apply/Register for the camps here.



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Current Programs

2019-20 E-CADEMY Pro


2019-20 E-CADEMY Gateway


   News & Events

PROGRAM Highlights

Wearable Electronics

Project SYNCERE recently partnered with the UIC CHANCE program to host its Entrepreneurial Leadership Program. For 11-weeks, 28 high schools students from various schools throughout the Chicagoland area, learned about entrepreneurship as they created a business plan around the wearable electronics they were tasked with designing.  

Throughout the program, students learned how to fully integrate electronics such as LED lights, sound ... Know More