Young Scientists' Camp


  • Live Virtual Session 7/22

    On Thursday, July 22 at 10:00-11:00am we will be hosting a live session with Fluor engineer Sarah Becan. Fluor Foundation is one of the sponsors for the high school girl's physics program. Fluor volunteers speak at camp and we regularly try the Fluor Challenge during the HS girls program. All are welcome to join Sarah Becan on 7/22 to learn about her work and her journey to becoming an engineer.

    Details to be posted on our YSC Facebook page.

  • No Young Scientists' Camp 2021

    As a result of COVID-19 and campus social distancing responses, Young Scientists' Camp will not be offered during summer 2021. We will be posting activities you can try at home between July 19-30. Activities will be posted on our Facebook page.

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Summer Science Camp for Students in Grades 2-8

Young Scientists' Camp provides an exciting program that brings students, experienced teachers, future teachers and science specialists together for two weeks of hands-on exploration, discovery and fun! This is an academically focused, hands-on science camp program hosted on the California State University Long Beach campus. Learn more about the program.

Physical Science for High School Girls

This year we are pleased to offer a physical science program for girls entering 9th-12th grades. This program aims to encourage girls to pursue the physical sciences in high school and beyond.

SEE US Succeed!

We also host SEE US Succeed!, a two-week summer science camp program for Long Beach Unified students experiencing homelessness. Please consider making a donation to support campers for that program. You can give directly or include an extra gift when you register for Young Scientists' Camp. Learn more about SEE US Succeed!.



Support for this year's summer camp provided by the Beckman Coulter Foundation, Fluor Foundation, and the CSULB Math/Science Teacher Initiative.

Beckman Coulter Foundation

Fluor Corporation

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