STARBASE Indiana is a premier educational program, sponsored by the Department of Defense. At STARBASE Indiana students participate in challenging "hands-on, minds-on" activities in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math (STEM). Students 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.

fort wayne

Located at the 122nd Fighter Wing Air National Guard Base in Fort Wayne.

Programs seek to engage students through the inquiry-based curriculum with its "hands-on, mind-on" experiential activities.

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Registration Closed

All Camps Full



Located at the Indiana National Guard Headquarters-Stout Field in Indianapolis.

Going after the goal to motivate students to explore STEM as they continue their education.

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Registration Opens

March 2, 2020

10:00 AM

South Bend

Located at the South Bend National Guard Armory. Teaching our teamwork mentality as students work together to explore, explain, elaborate and evaluate concepts.

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Registration Opens

Feb. 14, 2020

12:00 Noon


Located at the Gary National Guard Armory.

Our newest location joining the STARBASE Indiana team on May of 2018; now reaching Northwest Indiana for STEM education initiatives.  Welcome aboard!

Link to Gary

Registration Opens

March 2, 2020

8:00 AM Central

Thank you to STARBASE Indiana Sponsors



"I think my favorite part of STARBASE is learning about all the chemical and physical changes; and doing all the experiments." -

Melissa, 1.0 STARBASE



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Mission Statement: To expose our nation’s youth to the technological environments and positive civilian and military role models found on Active, Guard, and Reserve military bases and installations, nurture a winning network of collaborators, and build mutual loyalty within our communities, by providing 25 hours of exemplary hands-on instruction and activities that meet or exceed the National Standards.


                     Your financial contributions help sustain this

                                     great educational program!

                     Donations can be made to STARBASE Indiana Inc.,

                     a non-profit organization. Organizations may also

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           Call our offices at 260-478-3712 or email for more information.

"The desire to achieve is won or lost in the mind of the students… but the outcome depends on the judgment, skill and courage of the individuals. I personally guarantee that STARBASE Indiana promotes a plethora of attributes that will do nothing but help our children be successful in all of their endeavors faced while climbing the ladder of success."


             - CMSgt James E. Salway II,

          State Command Chief, Indiana

                     Air National Guard


DoD STARASE has locations nationwide, to raise awareness about and encourage

STEM learning.


Find our locations and others nationwide here:


Have any questions? Email any of our locations for details:

Fort Wayne  (260) 478-3712

Indianapolis (317) 247-3502

South Bend (317) 247-3300 ext. 88834

Gary (317) 247-3300 ext. 85341


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