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Contact Information:


1225 W. Dayton Street
Madison, WI 53706



2018 Registration

Who Should Apply

Our roster for this summer's workshop is full! Please consider applying for next year's workshop.

High school students who love science and have an interest in meteorology!

Students must be entering 9th, 10th, 11th or 12th grade in the fall.

How to Apply

1. Fill out Application Form: PDF

2. Print form and mail to:

Maria Vasys
Space Science & Engineering Center
1225 West Dayton Street
Madison, WI 53706

Early-Bird Deadline: 6 April 2018

Deadline: 11 May 2018

All students must send a completed application form and deposit. Applications require a short student essay, parent/guardian signature, science teacher signature, as well as a $100 nonrefundable deposit. Fees may be paid to SSEC by check or credit card. Medical history and permission forms are completed online through Camp Doc after acceptance.


Balance after $100 nonrefundable deposit, based on date application received

$400: Early-Bird (1 February - 6 April 2018)
$500: 7 April - 11 May 2018
$700: After 11 May 2018, entire balance due with application

Application Deposit (non-refundable, upon acceptance): $100

Cost covers all housing, meals, a water bottle, and all activities during the workshop.

A $100 fee should accompany all applications; the remaining balance will be due after being accepted into the program. Notifications of acceptance will go out via email during the middle week of May (deposit check will be held until 15 May). All fees must be paid before 25 May 2018. Checks should be made out to Space Science and Engineering Center (SSEC) or contact us to pay by credit card.

Sliding scale scholarships (based on need) are available upon request. All participants must provide their own transportation to and from UW-Madison. CIMSS staff will work with parents to accommodate air travel. Additional fees may be required for early arrivals or Friday departures. Please note that the use of cell phones is prohibited during formal instruction.

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2018 Workshop
24-28 June 2018