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 25 and July 22, 2023. 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 February 28, 2023 to be considered. Scholarship recipients will be announced on the week of March 6, 2023.

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: February 28, 2023

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

Biddeford Middle School, Biddeford Bonny Eagle Middle School, Buxton Boothbay Region Elementary School, Boothbay Harbor
Bristol Consolidated School, Bristol Brunswick Junior High, Brunswick Caribou Community School, Caribou
Conners Emerson School, Bar Harbor Durham Community School, Durham Frank H. Harrison Middle School, Yarmouth
Gorham Middle School, Gorham Gray-New Gloucester Middle School, Gray Great Salt Bay Middle School, Damariscotta
Greely Middle School, Cumberland Greenville Consolidated School, Greenville James F. Doughty School, Bangor
Jordan-Small Middle School, Raymond Lamoine Consolidated School, Lamoine Lawrence Junior High, Fairfield
Lincoln Middle School, Portland Lincolnville Central School, Lincolnville Loranger Middle School, Old Orchard Beach
Mahoney Middle School, South Portland Medomak Middle School, Waldoboro Memorial Middle School, South Portland
Middle School of the Kennebunks, Kennebunk Molly Ockett School, Fryeburg Mt. Ararat Middle School, Topsham
Noble Middle School, Berwick North Yarmouth Academy, Yarmouth Oak Hill Middle School, Sabattus
Phillip W. Sugg Middle School, Lisbon Presque Isle Middle School, Presque Isle Saco Middle School, Saco
Sanford Middle School, Sanford Scarborough Middle School, Scarborough Skowhegan Area Middle School, Skowhegan
Spruce Mountain Middle School, Jay Tremont Consolidated School, Bass Harbor Warsaw Middle School, Pittsfield
Wells Junior High, Wells William S. Cohen School, Bangor Windham Middle School, Windham
Winslow Elementary School, Winslow Winslow Junior High, Winslow York Middle School, York

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