Middle school girls who want to increase their knowledge, skills and confidence in math and technology have the opportunity to apply to this five-day residential camp program now in its 16th year.
Northern Nevada girls of all academic abilities and backgrounds may apply in the spring before they will enter grade 7 or 8 the following fall. Approximately 60 girls, 30 from each grade level, are selected randomly from applicants solicited by school mailings to public, private, charter, and Native American schools.
Grades: Girls entering 7th or 8th Grade
Cost: $450 per camper. Cost includes tuition, housing, meals and snacks, group recreation, camp t-shirt, math souvenir, and website activities. Scholarships are available to those with demonstrated financial need upon proof of free or reduced school lunch status. All campers might contact their schools for available scholarship funds or local businesses for possible sponsorship.
Application deadline: The application must be received by Wednesday, May 14, 2014. Click here for the application.