Feb 19, 2019

NASA Kennedy Space Camp

  • Crimson Education
  • U.S. Space and Rocket Center, Tranquility Base, Huntsville, AL, USA
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Description

The Space camp program is geared towards teaching students STEM principles, space and flight history, and how to work together in teams. Participants called "Trainees" will also experience complete simulated space missions, and learn what it really means to be an astronaut.

Program instruction is aligned with the national science and math standards. The experience is framed with amidst a backdrop of mankind’s greatest technological achievements in space hardware. Trainees will have the opportunity to explore the historic artifacts housed at the U.S. Space and Rocket Center.

Each year, trainees of all ages travel from across the United States and 150 countries to participate in this program. 

For more information visit the official website at:  https://www.spacecamp.com/whyspacecamp

 

Type of Opportunity

Extracurricular Activity

Age Range

15-19

Competitiveness

1/5
Takes upwards of 30,000 students per year

Participation Cost

$$$$$

Advanced Space Academy is $1,199 (not including flights)

Minimum Technical Skill Needed

1/5
Beginners welcome

Time Commitment

2/5
Week-long program. Non-recurring

Application Deadline

Rolling Basis. Space Camp offers week-long programs and single-day or weekend training

Application Process Includes

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