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Summer Camps

  Please Note: The camps below are listed as a reference only. The camps below are not NASA camps nor are they endorsed by NASA unless explicitly noted.


Multiple States

Who: Digital Media Academy
Platform: LEGO EV3, Lego WeDo, Arduino, Raspberry Pi, Maya, 3D Printing, Java, Swift, Python, AI, Unity, Ableton, Adobe
Age: 6-17
Where: Held at Stanford, Harvard, Duke, UCLA, UT Austin, University of Chicago, Northwestern, NYU, University of Toronto, and other top universities across the U.S. and Canada. Courses offered at Johnson Space Center with the Starport NASA Exchange in Houston
Cost: Varies
Contact: info@digitalmediaacademy.org or 866-656-3342
Website: + View the website


Who: iD Tech Camps
Platform: Vex Robotics, Lego Mindstorm, Arduino, Minecraft, Autodesk Maya, Tynker, Dota 2 & More
Age: 7-17
Where: Held at Stanford, MIT, Carnegie Mellon, UC Berkeley, UT Austin, Emory, Macalester, Northwestern and 150 universities in 28 states
Contact: info@iDTech.com or call 1-888-709-TECH (8324)
Website: + View the website


Who: iD Programming Academy
Platform: Vex Robotics, Arduino, Swith, Xcode, & More
Age: 13-18
Where: Held at Stanford, MIT, NYU, Yale, Rice, Princeton, UCLA, Emory and more.
Contact: info@iDTech.com or call 1-888-709-TECH (8324)
Website: + View the website


Who: iD Game Design & Development Academy
Platform: Vex Robotics, Arduino, Autodesk Maya, Mudbox, Unreal Engine 4, Unity& More
Age: 13-18
Where: Held at Stanford, Harvard, Vassar, Yale, Rice, Princeton, UC Irvine, Villanova,and more.
Contact: info@iDTech.com or call 1-888-709-TECH (8324)
Website: + View the website



Alaska

Who: ESCAPE home-Alaska Space Grant
Platform: FTC Robotics or Energy
Grades: 8-12
Where: University of Alaska Fairbanks
Dates: June 20-25
Cost: $720 + $25 Registration
Contact: raparsons@alaska.edu / 907-457-9032 / 907-474-7857
Website: + View the website



California

Who: Kenneth Berry, Assistant Professor of Technology Education
Platform: LEGO Mindstorms
Grades: 5th to 10th grade
Where: California State University, Northridge, Northridge California
Website: + View the website


Who: ROBOTICS & THINGS
Platform: ROBOTIX - The Motorized, Modular, Space-Age Building System
Age: 10-14 Years of Age
Where: Thousand Oaks, CA
Contact: robot@roboticsandthings.com
888.222.1809 Toll-Free Direct Line
Website: + View the website


Who: Robot Edutainment
Platform: HUNAROBO (SRC) / OLLO, Bioloid (ROBOTIS)
Age: 7-12 Years of Age
Where: Los Angeles, Glendale, Palos Verdes, and Anaheim CA
Contact: info@robotedutainment.com / 213.434.7779 / 347.762.6338 (ROBO.EDU)
Website: + View the website


Who: SMaRT Education & Desert Robotics
Platform: LEGO MINDSTORMS (NXT, EV3), underwater robotics with SeaPerch, custom builds using Arduino Software: NXT, EV3, LabVIEW, RobotC, AutoCAD
Age: 5-8, 9-12, 13-18
Where: All throughout Southern California
Contact: smarte@smarteducation.us; call us (760) 449-7530; or register online
Website: + View the website


Who: Beall Center for Art + Technology at UC Irvine
Platform: Arduino, Kano, Raspberry Pi
Grades: 7-12
Age: 13-19
Where: University of California, Irvine
Cost: $899 per session, each session is two weeks long
Contact: Catlin Moore, cmoore@uci.edu
Website: + View the website


Who: Vision Tech Camps
Platform: Arduino, LEGO Mindstorms, Python, Java, Minecraft, & Engineering
Age: 7-17 Years of Age
Where: Danville, CA Berkeley, CA & Saratoga, CA
Contact: inquiry@visiontechcamps.com
Website: + View the website



Connecticut

Who: Robotics & Beyond
Platform: Lego, VEX, iRobot, Parallax
Grades: 7-12
Where: New Milford, CT
Cost: Varies
Contact: Info@RoboticsAndBeyond.com
Website: + View the website



Florida

Who: GEARS Education
Platform: GEARS Ed
Where: Daytona Beach Community College- Daytona Beach, FL
Contact: BenefiG@dbcc.edu


Who: TechPlayzone: Science and Technology Center
Platform: LEGO Mindstorms NXT and RCX and LEGO Simple Machines
Age: 5-14
Where: 13208 Boyette Road, Riverview, FL
Contact: Desh Bagley
Website: + View the website



Georgia

Who: SCIBOTS
Platform: LEGO Mindstorms
Age: 8-14 years
Where: Tyrone, GA
Dates: Camps start the first week in June
Contact: Chip Gibson
Website: + View the website



Hawaii

Who: Hawaii Island Robotics Academy
Platform: Lego NXT, VEX robotics, Letry robot
Age: 8-13 Years of Age
Where: Waiakea High School, Hilo, Hawaii
Contact: Dale_Olive@notes.k12.hi.us
Website: + View the website


Who: Camp Eureka
Platform: Lego NXT
Age: 8-12 Years of Age
Where: Hilo High School, Hilo, Hawaii
Contact: campeureka@hilohighrobotics.com
Website: + View the website


Who: Kalani Robotics Academy
Platform: Lego NXT, VEX robotics, Letry robot
Age: 8-13 Years of Age
Where: Kalani High School, Honolulu, Hawaii
Contact: Kalanirobotics3008@gmail.com
Website: + View the website



Illinois

Who: Mark Koch, Division Head Business, Technology, and Life Studies
Platform: VEX
Grades: High School
Where: Rolling Meadows High School, 2901 Central Road, Rolling Meadows, IL 60008
Contact: 847-718-5639
mkoch@d214.org



Iowa

Who: University of Northern Iowa
Platform: Various
Grades: 5-12
Where: Cedar Falls, Iowa
Dates: Various
Cost: Various
Contact: dale.olson@uni.edu
Website: + View the website



Maryland

Who: Robotics Engineering and Game Play Summer Camp
Platform: Lego Mindstorm, Tetrix Prime
Age: 8-15
Where: The Woods Academy Eli Lab 6801 Greentree Rd, Bethesda Maryland 20817
Contact: calisbah@woodsacademy.org or call ( 301) 365-3080
Website: + View the website



Massachusetts

Who: Ken Stafford, stafford@wpi.edu or Brad Miller, bamiller@wpi.edu
Platform: VEX System
Grades: High School
Where: Worcester Polytechnic Institute
Website: + View the website


Who: Elissa Milto
Platform: LEGO bricks and ROBOLAB
Grades: 5th-10th Grades
Where: Tufts University Center for Engineering, Educational Outreach
Contact: elissa.milto@tufts.edu
Website: + View the website


Who: Andrea Andrada
Platform: LEGO bricks and ROBOLAB
Grades: Students entering grades 1 & 2
Where: Tufts University Eliot Pearson Department of Child Development in conjunction with the Center for Engineering Educational Outreach
Contact: andrea.andrade@tufts.edu
Website: + View the website



Michigan

Who: Dr. CJ Chung, Engineering Professor
Platform: L2Bot using Java
Grades: 10-12th grade
Where: Computer Science, Lawrence Tech Univ., 21000 West 10 Mile Rd., Southfield, MI 48075
Cost: TBD


Who: Dr. CJ Chung, Engineering Professor
Platform: LEGO MINDSTORMS NXT
Grades: 6-9th grad
Where: Computer Science, Lawrence Tech Univ., 21000 West 10 Mile Rd., Southfield, MI 48075
Cost: TBD
Website: + View the website



Minnesota

Who: GEARS Education
Platform: GEARS Ed
Grades: 6-8
Where: St Cloud Technical College – St. Cloud, MN
Contact: sfabian@sctc.edu


Who: GEARS Education
Platform: GEARS Ed
Grades: 9-12
Where: Dunwoody College of Technology –Minneapolis. MN
Contact: ajaedike@dunwoody.edu


Who: GEARS Education
Platform: GEARS Ed
Where: Central Lakes College, Staples Campus, Staples, MN
Contact: bkohn@clcmn.edu



Mississippi

Who: STAR Camp: Summer Technology and Robotics
Platform: Vex Robotics, CNC, Laser Engraving
Grades: 5-8
Where: Gulfport High School, Gulfport, MS
Contact: Mr. Andy Gunkel, andy.gunkel@gulfportschools.org , 228-897-6028
Website: + View the website



Nevada

Who: Las Vegas Summer Robotics Camp/ Veteran’s Day Weekend Robotics Camp
Platform: LEGO Mindstorms NXT and VEX robotics platform
Grades: 4-11
Where: Cimarron-Memorial High School, Las Vegas, NV
Cost: $175 for summer/ $125 for Veteran’s Day Weekend
Contact: Eric Stensrud, Camp Director, estensrud@interact.ccsd.net
Website: + View the website



New Hampshire

Who: RoboTech
Platform: Sony AIBO, Laptop Robots, MindstormsNXT
Age: 7-17
Where: Nashua, NH, Long Island, NY, and MA
Contact: 603.888.6102
robots@robotechcenter.com
Website: + View the website



New Jersey

Who: Elizabeth Mabrey, Director
Platform: LEGO Mindstorms, Arduino, and Raspberry PI
Grades: 4-12
Where: 3322 Rt. 22 West, Suite 1503, Branchburg Commons, Branchburg, NJ 08876
Contact: (908)595-1010
office@stormingrobots.com
Website: + View the website


Who: Cyber Robotics Learning
Platform: LEGO Mindstorms, NXTs
Grades: 1-8
Where: 36 Farview Terrace, Paramus, NJ 07652
Contact: (201)768-6111 or CyberRoboticsLearning@yahoo.com
Website: + View the website


Who: Dr. Orlando Hernandez, Director
Platform: A-WIT BOL-BOT
Grades: 9 and above
Where: 2000 Pennington Road, Ewing, NJ 08628-0718
Contact: (609) 771-2470
hernande@tcnj.edu
Website: + View the website


Who: Robot Revolution
Platform: VexIQ & VEX
Grades: 4-12
Where: Summit, NJ
Contact: Chris Marbaix, info@robotrevolution.net, 908-608-8896
Website: + View the website



Ohio

Who: Cincinnati iSPACE and Challenger Center
Platform: LEGO Mindstorms
Grades: 1-8
Dates: June and July
Contact: Bev Ketron, BKetron@ispaceohio.org or Doug Porter, Rsscience@aol.com
Website: + View the website



Oregon

Who: Exploring Robotics Day Camps
Platform: Dash, Ozobot, Scribbler, Boe-Bot
Age: 10-14
Where: Medford Public Library, Medford, Oregon
Dates: July 31 - August 31
Cost: $150 per camp
Contact: camp@exploringrobotics.com or 541-535-5552
Website: + View the website



Pennsylvania

Who: Robin Shoop, Director
Platform: LEGO Mindstorms
Grades: Middle School
Where: National Robotics Engineering Consortium, under the 40th
Cost: $190 for a week
Website: + View the website



Puerto Rico

Who: Gears Education
Platform: GEARS Ed
Grades: ?
Where: Puerto Rico - Smart Teens Camp held at Center for Innovative Technologies.
Contact: helga@engiworks.com
Website: + View the website



Virginia

Who: Northern Virginia Community College: Cyber Experience
Platform: Lego Mindstorms
Age: 10-17
Where: Annandale, VA
Cost: $700
Contact: 703-323-3102
Website: + View the website



Washington D.C.

Who: Infamous Robotics LLC
Platform: Introduction to Robotics, Robotics 101(hands on introduction to important robotics concepts)
Age: 7-12 years old
Dates: June, July and August
Contact: info@InfamousRobotics.com
Website: + View the website



West Virginia

Who: DUPLO Camp
Platform: DUPLO
Grades: Four years old up to 3rd grade
Where: Marshall University, Morrow Library Room 100, Huntington, West Virginia 25701
Contact: Linda Hamilton, hamilton@marshall.edu, (304) 696-7166


Who: LEGO Technology Building
Grades: 3-8
Where: Marshall University, Morrow Library Room 100, Huntington, West Virginia 25701
Contact: Linda Hamilton, hamilton@marshall.edu, (304) 696-7166


Who: Dataloggers -Build and program environmental friendly LEGO Robots
Grades: 4th and up
Where: Marshall University, Morrow Library Room 100, Huntington, West Virginia 25701
Contact: Linda Hamilton, hamilton@marshall.edu, (304) 696-7166



Wisconsin

Who: BadgerBOTics Summer Camp
Platform: LEGO Mindstorms NXT and RoboLab Software
Grades: 4-8
Where: Memorial High School, Madison, WI
Cost: $450, scholarships available
Contact: Benjamin J. Senson, Camp Director, bsenson@madison.k12.wi.us, 608-770-7367
Website: + View the website



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Last Updated: September 19, 2018
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