ScienceScape (Sponsored by Women in Science Programs)

ScienceScape 2017

Scientific discoveries for rising students in grades 7 and 8. 

Join us for a camp that proves science and fun go hand in hand!

Why attend ScienceScape?

  • Have fun with peers who share your interest in science.
  • Fill your days with scientific exploration.
  • Meet successful scientists, instructors and college students.
  • Experience college life on the campus of Purdue University.
  • Enjoy supervised free time and team-building exercises at the Boiler Challenge course.

 

ScienceScape lab

ScienceScape 2017 is sponsored by Women in Science Programs within the Science Diversity Office at Purdue University.

Rising 7th and 8th graders will experience hands on learning in an academic setting. Selected students are expected to actively participate in learning, researching and presenting, while making new friends and having fun!

Camp dates

ScienceScape 2018 will be held June 24-28, 2018. Please mark your calendars to check back in January of 2018 to apply for camp if you will be entering grades 7 or 8 in the Fall of 2018.

The application process is very competitive and applicants (who will be entering grades 7 or 8 in the Fall of 2018) will be notified of the review committee's decision by late spring. The Registration fee is $400. This includes 4 nights in an air-conditioned residence hall, meals, snacks, labs and activities. The full $400 payment is due within two weeks of acceptance. The applicant will then receive registration and other information forms.

Application

Student Application and Teacher Recommendation

Applicants are required to write a Statement of Interest essay which will be submitted alongside a required teacher recommendation. All details are included as part of the application.

Questions?

Contact: Connie Kaspar Brophy
Assistant Director of Science Diversity
(765) 496-6095

Email: brophyc@purdue.edu

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