For over 25 years, the DoD STARBASE program has been a positive and enriching influence in the lives of countless students around the country.
Click here to download a PDF from the current STARBASE Annual Report that highlights just a few of these outstanding young people!
Another Great Year!
The staff of STARBASE Indiana would like to thank all of the teachers, students, administrators, guest speakers, volunteers and everyone else who made the 2013-14 so wonderfully unforgettable!
Thanks to our Camp Sponsors!
STARBASE Indiana would like to offer our sincere thanks to our 2014 Summer Camp Headlining Sponsor, Sweetwater Sound, and to our Supporting Sponsors, the Fort Wayne TinCaps and the Allen County Public Library. With the assistance of these organizations, this summer camp season will be the best one yet!
is coming soon! We are hard at work preparing to open our newest STARBASE Indiana location at Stout Field, Indianapolis, in the 4th quarter of 2014.
Another Great Year!
What is STARBASE Indiana?
STARBASE Indiana is a premier educational program, sponsored by the Office of the Assistant Secretary of Defense for Reserve Affairs. At STARBASE Indiana students participate in challenging "hands-on, minds-on" activities in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math (STEM). They interact with STEM professionals to explore careers and observe STEM applications in the real world. The program encourages students to set goals and achieve them.
To raise the interest and improve the knowledge and skills of at-risk youth in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics; which will provide for a highly educated and skilled American workforce that can meet the advanced technological requirements of the Department of Defense.
Exposing youth to the technological environments and positive role models found on military bases and installations, throughout the course of 20-25 hours of exemplary instruction, using a common core curriculum that meets or exceeds the national standards. We will nurture a winning network of collaborators and build mutual loyalty.