Discover Engineering

discover engineering




Dream, design, and discover! Explore the many exciting areas of engineering while participating in fun hands-on activities. This camp offers a non-residential week-long  program designed specifically for students who have just completed 5th and 6th grade (entering 6th or 7th grade in the 2022-2023 school year).

This year's theme is Mission to Mars. Participants will use the engineering design process to explore space! Participants will have the opportunity to design, build, and test engineering concepts related to the science behind space exploration. Topics include rockets, gravity, spacesuits, and many more!

Eligibility and Application

All students entering the 6th or 7th grade during the 2022-2023 school year are eligible to apply. Students will be accepted in the order they are registered.

Camp Dates and Times

June 13 - 17, 2022
8:30am to 4:30pm each day


The camp costs $300 for the entire week. This program fee covers snacks, a t-shirt, insurance, and other camp related expenses. Lunch is not provided. Students are expected to bring a lunch each day. If this will cause unnecessary hardship, please contact us prior to camp start to make alternate arrangements. 

Program fees are due upon acceptance to the program. Scholarships are available thanks to the generosity of a number of sponsors. Please complete the scholarship portion of the application before May 1st to receive consideration for these scholarships.


This camp is held on the University of Arkansas campus. More specific information will be provided once registration is finalized.

Please contact us at 479.387.3805 or with any questions.