SciGirls Summer Camps

A SciGirl explores forensic anthropology. A SciGirl explores forensic anthropology.

Launched in 2006, the camps are run by the MagLab and WFSU. There are two age camps: SciGirls Discover accepts rising 6th and 7th grade students and SciGirls Quest accepts rising 8th and 9th grade students.

During their two-week experience, campers can expect:

  • An exposure to a wide range of science disciplines
  • Indoor experiences (labs, lectures, demonstrations, walking tours)
  • Outdoor field experiences (swimming, snorkeling, hiking, data collection)
  • Extensive group work
  • Interactions with local scientists and science educators

Camps

Here are the details for the camps:

  • Dates: Monday through Friday, July 15 - 26, 2019
  • Cost: $400
  • Camp hours: 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. Monday to Friday (most days)
  • Base of operation: The Magnet Lab, Tallahassee, FL.
  • Upon acceptance, limited need based scholarships may be available, contact This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. for application.
  • Application Deadline is April 8, 2019 at 5pm EST.

How to Apply

SciGirls Camp Discover is for rising 6th and 7th graders. SciGirls Camp Discover is for girls to explore different fields of science. Apply for SciGirls Camp Discover.

SciGirls Camp Quest is for rising 8th and 9th graders. SciGirls Camp Quest is for girls to delve into the activity of doing science and take on a STEM venture. Apply for SciGirls Camp Quest.

The information collected in the application process will not be shared with any third parties; it is necessary in order to contact campers once they have been accepted. View our Internet privacy policy.

  1. Complete an online application.
  2. Parent or legal guardian must download and complete a docxconsent form, then scan and email it to (This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.), OR mail it to:

     

    Attention: Carlos Villa
    National High Magnetic Field Laboratory
    1800 East Paul Dirac Drive
    Tallahassee, FL  32310
  3. Download and print the docxTeacher Recommendation Form. The recommendation is required and must be mailed in by the teacher.

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For more information contact Carlos R. Villa at 850-644-7191 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

Last modified on 14 January 2019