School not in session? Fill your time with STEM!


COVID-19 has changed many camps this year, and we strive to bring you the most updated the information below. Do you know of a great STEM summer camp opportunity that should be on this list? Let us know

iINVENT Virtual Summer Camps

FREE virtual summer camp
For rural Oregon youth entering grades 6, 7, and 8

Work with OSU college students as invention mentors who will guide you in creating something that enhances the quality of life of someone else.  You will select a user for your invention project, work with a college mentor, meet new friends, and gain access to exclusive engineering design challenges and college connection events provided by an official Oregon State University course webpage.  Become an inventor, meet college students, and learn about Oregon State University! Learn more and register

2020 Virtual STEM Summer Camps

HMSC Virtual/Hybrid Summer Camps

For ages 8 - 18

Hatfield Marine Science Center summer camps bring ocean-themed activities to your home through hands-on activities and interactions with researchers working in oceanography, marine biology, engineering and more.

Students connect VIRTUALLY with marine researchers and educators from the comfort of their homes for three days and engage in "Camp in a Box" activities on their own time. They then have the option to join for an extra in-person, socially distanced activity on the coast at at beach or tidepool local to Newport! Learn more

iD Tech: Virtual Tech Camps

For ages 7 - 17, $399 with code TOGETHER

Marine Quest Online Summer Enrichment Programs

For ages 7 - 17
The University of North Carolina Wilmington is offering fee-based online marine science camps. Read the flyer

Nepris Virtual Summer Camps

For elementary, middle, and high school students

Seven weeks of virtual summer camps allow Elementary, Middle, and High School students to explore career pathways across a variety of industries. Campers will engage directly with real-world professionals to spark their interest in future career endeavors. Purchase a weekly camp pass based on grade block and area of study, such as STEM Week, the Arts, Life Skills, Cool Careers and more.

NC Aquariums Virtual Camp

For grades 3-8
North Carolina Aquariums are offering fee-based online marine science camps. Read the flyer



Ocean First Virtual Marine Science Summer Camp

For Grades 3 - 8, partial and full scholarships available

Play it Like a Girl: Virtual STEM Summit

For middle school girls
June 26th 11am - 2pm; register in advance 

TREC Virtual Transportation Camp (FREE)

For High School Girls in Oregon
FREE: July 27 - Aug 19 on Mon and Wed


VIMS Summer on the Bay Recordings (FREE)

For all ages
FREE: June 15 - Aug 31

Join Virginia Institute of Marine Science (VIMS) each week from June 15-August 31 to learn about something new! Explore weekly themes such as estuaries, macroinvertebrates, dissection, and more, through video for each topic plus other resources like craft projects, online simulations, and experiments you can do at home. They also hope to take you on some virtual field trips throughout the summer.  

STEM Summer Camps on the Oregon Coast

South Slough Summer Science Camps

Charleston: for Grades K - 6+


STEM Summer Camps Elsewhere in Oregon