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All campers must be registered online and pay with a credit card. No checks or cash payments will be accepted.

Learn more about fees.

Waiting List

If your preferred camp session is full, you may contact our CEO/Camp Director lldikó Stennis at
ildiko@sciencesmartkids.com and ask to be added to the waiting list.


Scholarships will be given in the form of a discount: 50% off, 25% off, or 10% off based on financial need. The number of scholarship recipients will be limited.

All scholarship applications must be submitted by May 1. Award recipients will be contacted by phone no later than June 1.

Download scholarship application.

Special Promotions & Discounts

We do offer some special promotions, discounts, and deals during the year. Limit one promotion per family, and promotions cannot be used in conjunction with other offers.


Summer Camp Refunds:

  • March 1 – 31: 75% refund
  • April 1 – 30: 50% refund
  • May 1 – on: NO REFUND

Note that there is no refund for the Presidents’ Week Camp.

Registration Priority

tech or generic steamCamp registrations are processed in the order received, based on receipt of completed registration packet and payment.

Student Handbook

Download our 2019 Camp Captivate Handbook, which contains helpful information about policies, parking/logistics, food, safety, emergencies, forms, staff, contact information, sample schedules, FAQs, and more!