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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.

In 2017, Dyer Observatory will be hosting one camp for rising 5th-6th graders during the week of June 12-16 and one camp for rising 7th-8th graders during the week of June 19-23.

Please check out the camp brochure links 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 one of the applications 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, or email a.rockafellar@vanderbilt.edu if you wish to be considered for financial aid.

2017 applications will be posted March 1, but you may refer to the materials below for general information.

2016 5th-6th Grade Brochure

5th-6th Grade Science Camp Application

2016 7th-8th Grade Brochure

7th-8th Grade Science Camp Application

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