Summer Science Camp 2014



Click here to registers for MOSI's 2014 Summer Science Camps.

To download a copy of the 2014 MOSI Summer Science Camp Guide, please click here

Make the most of your summer with discovery and fun!

MOSIs Summer Science Camp brings science, technology, engineering, art and math (STEAM) alive through hands-on experiments and building projects. From finding rocks to launching rockets to making rock music, we are about creating the experiences that expand interests and make dreams a reality. Doing real science with the tools and technology used by professionals is just one of the ways MOSI Summer Science Camp inspires our campers with a can do attitude that can last a lifetime. Real science coupled with exciting experiments, simulations, explorations, and inventions will help you discover the innovator within.

Designing video games, creating art with lasers, searching for fossils, using DNA to solve crimes and cooking up edible slime are just some of the thousands of Summer Science Camp experiences waiting for you. Find YOUR camp at MOSI this summer. Its easy.

To support your interest and achievements in science and technology, campers who successfully participate in designated camps receive a STEM Certificate of Achievement for each camp. Participation in multiple programs may lead to recognition with a STEM Achievement Award or STEM diploma and letter of recommendation from the MOSI President.

MOSIs Summer Science Camp offers:
An extensive range of fun camps for every interest for ages 2 through high school.
Science, Technology, Engineering, Art and Math (STEAM) camps with hands-on project based curricula.
STEAM Certificate of Achievement recognizing your accomplishments.
Instruction by certified teachers and experienced science and technology educators in a positive environment.
An opportunity to conduct experiments, and use cutting-edge equipment and technology.
An all-inclusive program with no additional fees or admissions.
Access to current science and technology in one of the best science centers in the world.
Convenient extended care from 7 9 a.m. and/or 4 6:30 p.m. and daily hot lunches available.

Become a MOSI member and save 25% on camp program fees!*
*Children must be named on a membership to receive the member rates.
*Individual memberships are only valid for children 13 years of age and older.


Pre-registration required.

REGISTRATION
*Summer science camp registrations will not be taken over the phone.
Register early to ensure admission into your desired camps.
Complete one form per child. Additional forms available online.
Choose camps based on age or grade completed as of June 9, 2014.
Complete the registration form fully. Keep a copy for your records.
Confirmation of camp registration and program information will be sent in 2 weeks. Please review the camp registration information and note the start dates for each camp. Refunds will not be issued for missed camps.
Camp fees include all program fees, supplies, admission, and a t-shirt per camper.
Multiple week discounts are available.
Each class is designed for the skill and social aspects of a particular age group. Please observe the age and grade categories.
Program capacities are subject to change.
A $5 fee will be charged for each change made to the original registration.

DROP OFF & PICK UP
Children may be signed in 15 minutes before the start of the program and must be signed out no more than 15 minutes after the end of the program. Children are not to be left unattended.
A fee of $1 per minute is charged for late pick up after 12:15 (for morning half day camps) or 4:15 p.m.
MOSI offers extended care in the morning from 7 - 9 a.m. and in the afternoon from 4 6:30 p.m.

*A 2.50 service charge will be applied to all online orders.
*All registrations subject to camp availability.


FOR MORE INFORMATION, CALL (813) 987-6000 OR 1-800-995-6674 or e-mail sciencecamp@mosi.org

To download a copy of the 2014 MOSI Summer Science Camp Guide, please click here







FTI Teen Business Innovation Camps

Be your own boss and make some real money this summer!

Forward Thinking Initiatives' Teen Business and Innovation Camps are back at MOSI.

FTITeens Ages 11 17 years old: Start your own business this summer and make some real money BEFORE the summer ends. Become entrepreneurs and inventors this summer in these fun-filled, hands-on camps! Each camp module is unique, so young entrepreneurs can sign up for all four!

ART-repreneurship (How to Become a Professional in the Creative Arts)
June 16 - 20

9 - 11:30 a.m. Business Skills for Artists: Teens learn to start their own company, how to market their art and promote themselves.
12:30 - 3 p.m. Creative Lab Time: The afternoon session will be a time for product development in the arts.

Toys and Games, Serious Business
June 23 - 27

9 - 11:30 a.m. Teens learn how to start their own company with lots of help to get their company off the ground right away! They also become consultants to adults in the toy market.
12:30 - 3 p.m. Kids will invent their own games and toys while learning about the toy and game industry.

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Location: Museum of Science & Industry, 4801 E. Fowler Avenue, Tampa, FL 33617

Registration: $250 per each half day camp.
Register before April 30th and receive a 10% discount for registration in any 2 half-day camps. Camps do not have to be taken in the same week.

FOR QUESTIONS CALL (813) 760-7860 OR EMAIL : Campbell@forwardthinkinginitiatives.com

*FTI camps are not eligible for standard multi-week or multi-child discounts.

2014 Hobbs Foundation Scholarship

2014 Hobbs Foundation Summer Science Camp Scholarship

To download a copy of the 2014 Hobbs Foundation Summer Science Camp Scholarship Application, please click here

To download a copy of the 2014 Give Change to Make Change Summer Science Camp Scholarship Application, please click here

How would you like to spend a week exploring outer space, building roller coasters, or designing video games? Do you like to learn and participate in different fun-filled activities every day? A MOSI camp may be a perfect addition to your summer fun!

Thanks to the generous support of the Hobbs Foundation, MOSI is pleased to offer the Hobbs Foundation Summer Science Camp Scholarships for students to participate in a premiere hands-on science, technology, engineering, art and mathematics (STEAM) summer camp. These scholarships provide access for future scientists, artists, and engineers to explore an assortment of experiences.

MOSI will award scholarships to campers who meet the requirements listed below to attend a full day of science or technology camp for one week during the summer of 2014. The scholarship award is based on student interest, need and family income.

Eligibility:
Open to students in completed Kindergarten through 12th grade with documented financial need.

Requirements:
1. Fully complete the 2014 Hobbs Foundation Summer Science Camp Scholarship Application. Student must answer all the questions on the application.
2. Provide written documented proof of financial need. Documentation may include an official letter showing your participation in the free/reduced school lunch program for this school year or a letter from an official social service agency. All information will be kept confidential.
3. Letter of commitment from the parent ensuring the students daily attendance in camp and transportation to camp.
4. Letter of recommendation from a teacher, counselor, coach, or mentor.
5. Completed application, letters, and proof must be submitted to
2014 Hobbs Foundation Summer Science Camp Scholarship 4801 E. Fowler Ave, Tampa, FL 33617

Application Deadline:
April 30, 2014. Funds are limited, early submission is encouraged.

Notification:
Applicants will be notified of award within 3-weeks of receipt of application. Visit www.campfun.org for camp descriptions and schedule.

To download a copy of the 2014 Hobbs Foundation Summer Science Camp Scholarship Application, please click here

To download a copy of the 2014 Give Change to Make Change Summer Science Camp Scholarship Application, please click here

For questions or additional information, please contact Ursell Alonzo at (813) 987-6327 or ualonzo@mosi.org.

Summer Science Camp Cancellation Policy

CANCELLATION & REFUND POLICY MOSI reserves the right to combine or cancel classes that have not met the minimum enrollment. Campers will be placed in an alternative class when possible. If MOSI cancels a class, payment will be fully refunded. For special circumstances, a 75% credit or refund will be granted for written requests made 14 or more days before the first day of the camp session. A 50% credit or refund will be granted for written requests made 13 or fewer days prior to the first day of the camp session. No refunds will be granted on or after the first day of the camp session. Contact the Summer Science Camp Registrar Monday - Friday, from 9 a.m. - 5 p.m. at (813) 987-6000. All requests must be in writing and sent to sciencecamp@mosi.org or:

MOSI Summer Science Camp 2014, 4801 E. Fowler Avenue, Tampa, FL 33617.

2013 - 2014 Homeschool Programs

Attention: Please note that any promotional or multiple week discounts will not be reflected on the order submitted from this website. If your order qualifies for any of these discounts, they will be applied when your order is processed in-house by a MOSI Reservationist.

A $2.50 processing fee will be applied to the final order.

Please submit one order per child.

Idea Zone Programs

Idea Zone

Idea Zone is an innovative Science-Technology-Engineering-Math (STEM) lab that stimulates creativity and ingenuity in participants through media, simulation, and prototyping technologies to promote design thinking in individual and team-oriented experiences. In Idea Zone develop robots, produce animated movies, create inventions and products, and apply scientific inquiry to solve science mysteries. Programs are available throughout the week and weekend for groups, families, youth, and adults that include real-world projects sparking innovation and new ideas.



Adult & Family Programs



There's no better way to enrich the weekend than to treat the family and yourself to a fun-tastic program at MOSI. We make weekends worth the wait!

A $2.50 processing fee will be applied to the final transaction.

Preschool Programs

PeeWee Wednesdays
Bring your little one to MOSI every Wednesday, from 10:30 - 11 a.m. to enjoy a fun, FREE science activity or demonstration perfect for kids 4 and under in MOSI's Grand Lobby!

Stay after and enjoy MOSI's exhibits* or sign up for a preschool science class.*

*Additional fees may apply

MOSI's School Break Camps

Camp Hours: 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Extended hours available from 7 - 9 a.m. and 4 - 6 p.m. for an additional $15 per week.


Spring into fun with hands-on STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Art and Mathematics)activities at MOSI camp! Bring two snacks and wear clothing that can get messy. Bring lunch or buy one from the MOSI Cafe. Preregistration is required.

A $2.50 processing fee will be applied to the final order.

Please submit one order per child.

School's Out; MOSI's In!

Advance registration is required.

9 a.m. - 4 p.m.
Kindergarten - 5th Grade
Extended hours available from 7 - 9 a.m. and 4 - 6 p.m. for an additional $5 per day.


There is no better place than MOSI to spend the day doing lots of fun STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Art and Mathematics) activities! Bring two snacks and wear clothing that can get messy. Bring lunch or buy one from the MOSI Cafe.

*A $2.50 service fee will be added to all online orders.

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