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2014 Summer Camps

Plan now to participate in a summer camp and LEARN A NEW SKILL. Check out the list of summer camps below and choose one, two, or three camps that interest you. Attending a summer camp is a great way to learn a new skill, improve an existing skill, make new friends, and create lasting memories. Some camps have limited space, so don’t delay and register today. Talk to your school counselor or CTE teacher to locate other summer camps in your area.

4-H Summer Camps
June—August
Come explore the wonderful, slimy, wet, magic and beautiful world of nature at the USU Botanical Center this summer! Each summer camp in our series is designed for a particular age group and is full of fun hands-on experiments for investigating the world in which we live.
Sponsored by: Utah State University Botanical Center
Location: Varies
Ages:
All ages
Cost:
Tuition varies
Enrollment deadline: Varies

Utah Summer Camps – By county
June—August

Learn a new skill at one of the many summer camps throughout Utah.
Location: Varies
Ages:
All ages
Cost:
Tuition varies
Enrollment deadline: Varies

Youth Education
June—August
Prepare your gear. . .SUMMER IS ALMOST HERE!!! Get ready for another fantastic summer with Club U Camps at the University of Utah. There are a variety of classes for students of all ages. From graphic arts, to 3D game design, to exploring engineering, students will learn lifelong skills.
Location:
University of Utah
Ages: All ages
Cost:
Tuition varies
Enrollment deadline: Varies

Summer Game Camps
June 16-20
Using Game Maker attendees will learn how to create a 2D video game. At the end of the week, the games created by the participants will be judged with winners receiving prizes.
Location: Weber State University
Ages: Grades 9-12
Cost:
$30.00 – registration fee includes T-shirt, book/software, and lunches
Enrollment deadline: Saturday, May 31, 2014

Girls Code @ CTEC – Summer Programming Workshop
June 23-27: Session 1 –Beginning coding (no coding experience required)
July 7-11: Session 2 – Intermediate coding (some coding experience required)
Girls Code @ CTEC is a weeklong program designed to encourage high school age girls to learn and be involved with computer science. Learn how to create applications for Android phones and tablets.
Location:
Canyons Technical Education Center
Ages: High school girls, grades 9-12
Cost:
$25
Enrollment:
Applications are currently being accepted.

Biotechnology Summer Academy
July 7-11
Learn how research is done in labs through planning and practice of daily research experiments and activities. You will conduct hands-on experiment that impact actual scientific projects at Utah State University.

Location:
Utah State University
Ages: High school juniors and seniors
Cost:
$200 — registration fee includes five-days of room and board
Enrollment deadline: Friday, June 20, 2014

Engineering Camp
July 28—July 31 (Session 1)
August 4-7
(Session 2)
Learn about the engineering behind what makes things work by participating in hands-on activities.
Location:
Jordan Applied Technology Center (JATC)
Ages:
8th, 9th, 10th grade students (2014-2015)
Cost: $10.00 — registration
fee includes T-shirt and lunch
Enrollment deadline:
June 2, 2014

Tell UtahCTE.org about the camp you attended, what you learned, and the hands-on experiences you participated in. Send your stories to UtahCTE@schools.utah.gov.

HAVE A GREAT SUMMER!

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