Summer Camp Scholarship

BioME Science Summer Camp Scholarships –learn about science with like-minded peers

BioME funds 4 scholarships in the form of 1-week-long summer science camps each year at the Maine School of Science and Mathematics in Limestone, ME. Eligible students must be age 11-14 and attend one of the schools that participated in ME Bioscience Day in November of the previous year. Students must display involvement in and passion for Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM).

The camps run between June 23 and July 20, 2024. Any week can be chosen, depending on age and gender restrictions and availability. The scholarships cover room, board and transportation. Students should apply directly with us no later than March 15, 2024 to be considered. Scholarship recipients will be announced on the week of March 20, 2024.

How to Apply

  1. Fill out the application (either handwritten or typed).
  2. Submit completed application [email protected].
  3. Questions? Contact Billie at [email protected]
  4. Deadline to apply: March 15, 2024

Transportation Details

A camp chaperoned bus travels along Route 95 stopping at designated spots between Limestone and South Portland for each camp session. Families will receive a transportation form in the spring that allows the family to indicate how a camper will be arriving and departing from camp. Families have the option of selecting the camp bus on this form. The specific stop information can be seen on online portal once a camper has applied for camp.

About MSSM Summer Camps

The MSSM Summer Camp program provides an opportunity for campers to exchange ideas and experiences with like-minded peers and an enthusiastic and dedicated staff who share their passion for science, technology, engineering and mathematics. Campers discover new and exciting opportunities as they delve deeper into these subjects, which ignite a desire to pursue careers in these fields.

Eligible Schools

Bristol Consolidated School, Bristol Bruce Whittier Middle School Cape Elizabeth Middle School, Cape Elizabeth
China Middle School, China Durham Community School, Durham Falmouth Middle School, Falmouth
Frank H. Harrison Middle School, Yarmouth Gardiner Regional Middle School, Gardiner Gorham Middle School, Gorham
Gray-New Gloucester Middle School, Gray Great Salt Bay Community School, Damariscotta Greely Middle School, Cumberland
Greenville Consolidated School, Greenville James F. Doughty School, Bangor Jordan-Small Middle School, Raymond
King Middle School, Portland Lake Region Middle School, Naples Lamoine Consolidated School, Lamoine
Lawrence Junior High, Fairfield Lincolnville Central School, Lincolnville Medomak Middle School, Waldoboro
Middle School of the Kennebunks, Kennebunk Mt. Ararat Middle School, Topsham Noble Middle School, Berwick
North Yarmouth Academy, Yarmouth Oak Hill Middle School, Sabattus Phillip W. Sugg Middle School, Lisbon
Piscataquis Community Secondary School, Guilford Presque Isle Middle School, Presque Isle Saco Middle School, Saco
Sanford Middle School, Sanford Scarborough Middle School, Scarborough Searsport District Middle School, Searsport
Skowhegan Area Middle School, Skowhegan South Bristol School, South Bristol South Portland Middle School, South Portland
Spruce Mountain Middle School, Jay Stearns Junior High School, Millinocket Tremont Consolidated School, Bass Harbor
Warsaw Middle School, Pittsfield Waynflete School, Portland Wells Junior High, Wells
William S. Cohen School, Bangor Windham Middle School, Windham Winslow Elementary School, Winslow
York Middle School, York

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