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Summer Camps for Rising 5th-8th Graders

The Dyer Observers Space Science Camps support middle-school students in their exploration of the worlds of science, math, engineering and technology, and opens up their minds to future career possibilities in these fields.

Please check out the camp brochure link below for more information on the camps. If your child has a strong interest in astronomy and space science and would like to be a part of the Dyer Observatory Space Science Camps, please download and fill out the application below.

Merit scholarships are not awarded, but financial aid is available to those students who demonstrate financial need. Please include a note with your application.

5th/6th GRADE CAMP JULY 16-20

7th/8th GRADE CAMP JULY 23-27

As of June 8, 2018, both camps are FULL.  You may email us to be put on the waiting list. Please indicate which camp you are interested in.

Downloadable application: 2018-Space-Camp-app-ALL-pages

Downloadable flier: 2018-Summer-Camp-flier

Questions may be directed to Alex. Rockafellar at a.rockafellar@vanderbilt.edu.