Camp Badger / Exploring Engineering
(608) 262-8219 -- Camp Administration
Camp Badger is a one-week residential program for Wisconsin and Minnesota teenagers who will be entering 8th grade in the fall. The camp runs Sunday afternoon through Saturday morning.
A schedule of camp programs is offered on the website.
Camp Badger provides an opportunity to survey many types of engineering fields and to begin to see the study of science and math as a path that can lead to great careers.
Cost is $995. Scholarships available (full and partial need-based). The $995 fee for the week includes residence hall room and board, all field trips, and scheduled recreational activities. Campers are responsible for transportation from their homes to Madison campus and back. In special circumstances transportation assistance may be available.
Financial aid scholarships for the program are available! The cost can be reduced to $95 or $495 based on need, specified by teacher recommendation.