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 is Hiring Camp Mentors!

STEM Undergraduate Students Encouraged to Apply

Oregon State University Precollege Programs is hiring staff for the iINVENT middle school summer camps. Positions include 3 hours a week during spring term training, and 40 hours per week during summer camps.

Camp Mentors will run and lead day camps throughout Oregon, traveling to a different site in the state each week. Over the course of the camp, youth campers apply science, technology, math, and engineering concepts to create inventions that meet specific user needs.  Mentors will work with youth, parents, families, and community partners to support Invention Education.

More Information * Apply


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

STEM Summer Camps Elsewhere in Oregon