UC Science Summer Camp 2019: Applications extended until Sunday 18 August

Posted on August 12, 2019

We have decided to extend our application closing for date to Sunday 18 August for the UC Science Summer camp due to the high level of interest from students.  Please note there are Five Diversity Scholarships and Three Pasifika Scholarships available.

UC Science Summer Camp 2019: Applications open until Sunday 18 August

The UC Science Summer Camp is a 5-day event for Year 12 students interested in studying science at university. The camp will run from 2 to 6 December 2019 and will be based at UC’s Ilam Campus in Christchurch. Students will stay on campus in university accommodation.

During the week they’ll attend lectures, work in the labs, visit one of UC’s field stations, meet with staff and current students, and find out about the amazing research happening at UC.

Who can apply?

New Zealand based secondary school students in Year 12 going into Year 13 in 2020. There are 60 places available, and students can apply from anywhere in New Zealand.

Important dates:

Applications are currently open.

Applications close: Sunday 18 August

Camp dates: Monday 2 December to Friday 6 December 2019

Camp fees:

The cost of the camp is $575 and includes accommodation, food and travel during the week (excludes travel to and from the camp)

Scholarships: 5 Diversity Scholarships and 3 Pasifika Scholarships are available

Find out more or download our UC Science Summer camp brochure here

We’d really appreciate if you could share this with your students and their families.  You can also keep up-to-date with our science activities and events on our Facebook page and UC Science web site.

If you’d like further information please get in touch with us at collegeofscience@canterbury.ac.nz.

Ngā mihi
Professor Janet Carter
Dean of Science
College of Science
University of Canterbury