FAMU SOE Summer Camp

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The Florida A&M University School of the Environment (SOE) Summer Camp is sponsored by the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration Environmental Cooperative Science Center (NOAA-ECSC). The camp is a three-week day camp for rising tenth through twelfth grade high school students with an interest in NOAA-related Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math (STEM) disciplines.

The SOE Summer Camp plays a vital role in preparing students for their pursuit of careers not only in the sciences, but in all facets of professional life requiring leadership, critical thinking, and understanding of our multi-disciplinary world.

Students who are selected to participate in the summer program will be introduced to marine and estuarine sciences through lectures, hands-on experiences including laboratory experiments, field trips, and seminars given by professionals in the field of environmental science. In order to further enhance environmental awareness and appreciation, summer camp participants will have the opportunity to tour environmental research laboratories and explore diverse ecosystems.


The students chosen to participate in the program are introduced to marine and estuarine sciences through:

  • Hands-on experiences including laboratory experiments
  • Field trips
  • Seminars by professionals in various areas of environmental sciences
  • Tours of environmental research laboratories
  • Exploration of diverse ecosystems

 

 

 

 

 

FAMU-SOE is currently accepting applications for the 2016 SOE Summer Camp

The camp is a three-week day camp for rising tenth through twelfth grade students, beginning on Monday, June 13, 2016 and ending on Thursday, June 30, 2016. Activities and assignments for the camp are scheduled each weekday from 8:00am to 5:00pm. The summer camp is sponsored by the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration Environmental Cooperative Science Center (NOAA-ECSC).

***The application deadline is Friday, April 15, 2016.***

To download an application, please click here.

To download additional Teacher Recommendation forms, click here.

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