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SciGirls Summer Camps

SciGirls campers search for clues on an archeological dig. SciGirls campers search for clues on an archeological dig.

Launched in 2006, the camps are run by the MagLab and WFSU. There are two camps: SciGirls Discover is a one week camp and SciGirls Quest is a two week camp for deeper science inquiry. Both camps accept rising 6th thorugh 9th grade students.

During their 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

SciGirlsDiscover

SciGirls Discover is a one week camp for middle schools girls who are interested in science and want an introduction to different scientific fields. Discover allows the girls to explore new types of science that they may not know about.

  • Dates: Monday through Friday, July 15 - 19, and July 22 - 26, 2019 (Campers may only attend one week)
  • Cost: $200
  • 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
  • Apply Now

SciGirlsQuest

SciGirls Quest is a two week camp for girls who are interested in science and want a summer experience to kick start their STEM careers. During these two week the campers will get a deeper look at the world of research, get to interview scientists, and gain a deeper appreciation of the STEM careers around them.

  • 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.
  • Apply Now

 How to apply

SciGirls Camp Discover is for girls to explore different fields of science. Apply for SciGirls Camp Discover.

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 27 February 2019

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