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Computer Camps for Children and Teens

Discover Opportunities in Computing & Technology for Students in Massachusetts

Check back for updates, and if you have information about a computer science camp in Massachusetts you'd like listed, contact caite@cs.umass.edu

Feb. 18-20

Upper Cape Tech High School, Bourne MA
Coding Concepts!
Grades 6-9
Registration fee: $245
Registration deadline: Space is limited
To register: http://www.juniortech.org
For more information:http://www.juniortech.org

 

Mar. 14

Upper Cape Tech High School, Bourne MA
LEGO Robotics
Grades 5-7
Registration fee: $100
Registration deadline: Space is limited
To register: http://www.juniortech.org
For more information:http://www.juniortech.org

 

2014 Summer Computer Camps for Children and Teens

Check back for 2015 updates, and if you have information about a computer science summer camp in Massachusetts you'd like listed, contact caite@cs.umass.edu

 

May 17

MIT Media Lab, Cambridge
Scratch Day
General public
Registration fee: $10 (registration starts 5/1)
Registration deadline: n/a
To register:http://day.scratch.mit.edu/
For more information:http://day.scratch.mit.edu

 

June - August

Newton Community Education
Kids & Teens Programs (including Lego Engineering, Web Design)
Ages vary by program
Registration fee: See site for details
To register: See www.newtoncommunityed.org or call 617-559-6999
For more information: www.newtoncommunityed.org
Sponsored by: Newton Community Education

 

June - August
Day and Overnight

Worcester Polytechnic Institute
Summer Enrichment Programs
Grades 4-12
Registration fee: See site for details
To register: See http://www.wpi.edu/academics/k12/summer.html
For more information: http://www.wpi.edu/academics/k12/summer.html or summer@wpi.edu
Sponsored by: Worcester Polytechnic Institute

 

June - August

Amherst, Bentley, Merrimack, MIT
iD Tech Camps
Ages 7-17
Registration fee: See website
Registration deadline: rolling admission with limited space
For more information: https://www.idtech.com/locations/massachusetts-summer-camps/#!http://www.idtech.com/locations/massachusetts-summer-camps/

 

July - August
8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

Holyoke Community College
Technology & Web Design Programs (Scratch, Video Game Design, and more)
Ages 8-16
Registration fee: $259
To register: See http://www.hcc.edu/summer
For more information: http://www.hcc.edu/summer
Sponsored by: Holyoke Community College

 

July

University of Massachusetts Amherst
Girls Inc. Eureka! Interactive Science, Technology, Engineering & Math (STEM) program for girls
Currently accepting girls in 7th grade entering 8th grade in the fall, attending school in Holyoke, Chicopee, and Springfield
Registration fee: Scholarships available for girls living in Holyoke & Chicopee
Registration deadline: May 23
To register: Brandy Wilson, Director of Middle & High School Programs bwilson@girlsincholyoke.org 413-533-0796 x109
For more information: Brandy Wilson, Director of Middle & High School Programs bwilson@girlsincholyoke.org 413-533-0796 x109
Sponsored by: Girls Inc. of Holyoke

 

July - August
9:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.

Boston University
Artemis Project
Open to girls entering 9th in the fall
Registration fee: $100
Registration deadline: May 1
To register: http://www.bu.edu/lernet/artemis/applications.html
For more information: http://www.bu.edu/lernet/artemis/ or email artemis@bu.edu
Sponsored by: Boston University


July 6 - July 19

Brandeis University, Waltham
3D Game Design
Registration fee: $20 application fee plus $2,500 program fee
Registration deadline: rolling admissions
For more information and application: http://www.brandeis.edu/highschool/3dgame/index.html
Sponsored by: Brandeis University High School Programs


July 6 - July 26

Google, Cambridge, MA
Computer Science Summer Institute (CSSI)
Open to rising college freshmen intending to enroll in a full-time 4-year BA/BS program with a Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Software Engineering, or related area department for the 2014-2015 academic year
Registration fee: none (program transportation, housing, most meals provided)
Registration deadline: March
For more information: http://www.google.com/edu/programs/computer-science-summer-institute-cssi/
Sponsored by: Google

 

July 6 - August 2

Smith College
Smith Summer Science and Engineering Program (SSEP)
Open to girls who will be in high school (grades 9 through 12) in fall 2014
Fees: $35 application fee and $5500 program fee (need-based financial aid available)
Application deadline: Rolling admissions until May 11
To apply: http://www.smith.edu/summer/programs_ssep_apply.php
For more information: http://www.smith.edu/summer/programs_ssep.php
Sponsored by: Smith College

 

July 7-11
9:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.

Western New England University
High School "Teen Tech" Camp
High school students
Registration fee: $150
To register: http://www1.wne.edu/artsandsciences/index.cfm?selection=doc.8688
For more information: http://www1.wne.edu/artsandsciences/index.cfm?selection=doc.8688 or Dr. Leh-Sheng Tang at leh-sheng.tang@wne.edu
Sponsored by: Western New England University

 

July 7 - 18
9:00 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.

MassBay Community College, Wellesley Hills campus
Summer Bridge STEM
High school students
Program cost: $100
For more information and to register: www.massbay.edu/summerBridge; Prof. Steiger-Escobar Phone: (781) 239-2220 Email: ssteigerescobar@massbay.edu
Sponsored by: MassBay Community College

 

July 7 - 18
9:00 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.

MassBay Community College, Wellesley Hills campus
Summer STEM
Students entering grades 7 and 8
Program cost: tba
For more information and to register: Kristen Sutherland at ksutherland@massbay.edu or 781.239.2702
Sponsored by: MassBay Community College

 

July 14-18, Session 1
July 21-25, Session 2

UMass Dartmouth
Computer Summer Camp: Robotics and Game Design
Middle school students
Registration fee: $150 (fee waived for children with reduced and free lunch)
To register: http://www.umassd.edu/engineering/cis/cissummercamp2014
For more information: http://www.umassd.edu/engineering/cis/cissummercamp2014 or Sheryl Sears at 508-999-8457
Sponsored by: UMass Dartmouth

 

July 14-18
9:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.

Western New England University
Middle School "Tween Tech" Camp
Middle school students
Registration fee: $150
To register: http://www1.wne.edu/artsandsciences/index.cfm?selection=doc.8688
For more information:http://www1.wne.edu/artsandsciences/index.cfm?selection=doc.8688 or Dr. Leh-Sheng Tang at leh-sheng.tang@wne.edu
Sponsored by: Western New England University

 

July 19-20
10:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.

Amherst Media, 246 College Street, Amherst MA
Maker Meetup
All welcome
Registration fee: $10
To register:http://www.amherstmedia.org/content/mid-summer-maker-meetup
For more information:http://www.amherstmedia.org/content/mid-summer-maker-meetup
Sponsored by: Amherst Media

 

July 28-29
9:00 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.

Barnstable, MA
Intro to Computer Coding
Grades 5-8
Registration fee: $145
To register: http://www.juniortech.org
For more information:http://www.juniortech.org
Sponsored by: jr.tech

 

August 11
8:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.

Cape Code Regional Tech High School, Bourne
Computer Animation Intro to Adobe Flash
Grades 6-8
Registration fee: $80
To register: http://www.juniortech.org
For more information:http://www.juniortech.org
Sponsored by: jr.tech