The Scholarship Fund for Inner-City Children (SFIC) will send six (6) students (sophomores and juniors) on an all expense paid trip to the 2018 SFIC Advanced Space Academy Summer Program at the U.S. Space and Rocket Center in Huntsville, AL. The students chosen for this extraordinary experience will be expected to travel and attend camp together, along with many other campers from around the globe, and submit a report of their experience their.
Students will be chosen based on their grades, extra curricular activities, teacher recommendation and essays they submit (previous attendees are not eligible to apply).
YOU MUST BE ABLE TO ATTEND ANY ONE OF THE FOLLOWING WEEKS:
July 8-13th, July 15-20th OR July 22-27th
If you are interested and qualify, fill out an application; provide us with a copy of your most recent report card, include a letter of recommendation from your Science teacher and submit a two page, type-written and well-crafted essay that includes the following:
- Describe, using examples, how your course work in mathematics and science has sparked your creativity and imagination encouraging you to apply for participation in Space Camp 2018.
- Describe, explicitly, how participating in the Space Camp 2018 will influence and better prepare you for further study in science and mathematics in college and for your eventual career.
Deadline: December 15, 2017
Download informational flyer and application.