SUMMER CAMP SCHOLARSHIPS
Each year Discovery Camp offers scholarships for excellence in academics, attendance, and leadership, as well as for those who are in need of financial assistance. Our goal is to provide children with an expressed interest in science with an opportunity to attend a session of our summer day camp. Listed below are each of the award names and their respective criteria.
Clicking on an award name will take you to that individual scholarship's application form in PDF format.
PLEASE, READ THROUGH ALL OF THE SCHOLARSHIP INFORMATION CAREFULLY!
2014 Awards available (please select ONE per child):
PLEASE NOTE: If your child is in Pre-K, Kindergarten, or first grade, the application you fill out must be the Early Childhood version. Early Childhood applications will only be accepted for children entering 2nd grade and below, or homeschooled children in the equivalent grade.
SEIGLER AWARD: This scholarship is awarded for academic achievement and science interest. We are looking for applicants who are proven scholars with a passion for learning, and in particular, science learning. This scholarship will cover any one week of Discovery Camp 2014.
[SEIGLER AWARD - Early Childhood Version]
WALTERS AWARD: This scholarship is based on financial need. We are looking for candidates exhibiting financial need who would benefit from an environment where informal, hands-on science learning is presented. This scholarship will cover any one week of Discovery Camp 2014.
[WALTERS AWARD - Early Childhood Version]
JAMES A. UNRUH AWARD: This scholarship is for minorities (underrepresented populations in the science field) and girls interested in science who demonstrate leadership and cooperation skills. We are looking for candidates who work well with peers, are social and academic leaders, and are curious about the world. This scholarship will cover any one week of Discovery Camp 2014.
[UNRUH AWARD - Early Childhood Version]
Ready to apply? Start here: Scholarship Application Process Form.
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