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2017 STARBASE Indiana-South Bend Summer Camp!


Summer registration for South Bend opened on 6 March 2017.

The South Bend packet contains all the forms necessary to apply for the 2017 STARBASE Indiana-South Bend Summer Camp programs. Please read carefully as it will help your camper application process greatly! Please contact                                           with any inquiries.


• There is NO COST for the camp, but parents/guardians must provide lunches as well as transportation to and from the South Bend National Guard Armory

• Please remember that although there is no cost for camp, your spot is VERY VALUABLE

• Only accept your registration confirmation if you’ll be able to attend during your camp session selection

• Accepted campers will receive email confirmation updates prior to camp with detailed instructions for participation

• Parents/guardians must provide lunches, water, sunscreen, etc. for your camper


STARBASE Indiana South Bend Traditional Camps will be a STARBASE STEAM experience. Get ready to explore flight, 3D design, and engineering problem solving with STEAM centered projects during your camp week this summer. Special activities include collaboration with Notre Dame’s DNA Learning Center and TurboMachinery Laboratory. This is an opportunity that your camper won’t want to miss!

June 12-16, 2017 - Camp Week 1 (Now full, waiting list started)

June 19-23, 2017 - Camp Week 2 (Now full, waiting list started)

Eligibility: Those eligible for Traditional Camp week include campers entering 5th – entering 8th grade






STARBASE Advanced Engineering Camp is four-day educational STEM experience centered around the designing and building of machines and structures. Unlike our Traditional Camps, this is a less guided experience which allows participants to develop their own creative solutions to solve engineering challenges. Campers will explore opportunities to work as a team to achieve their goals.

June 27-30, 2017 - Camp Week 3 (4 Day)  - (Now full, waiting list started)


Eligibility: Campers eligible for Advanced Camp include campers entering 6th - entering 9th grade


Applicants: Advanced Camp is geared toward campers who have previously attended STARBASE program (STARBASE 1.0, STARBASE 2.0, or Summer Camp). Applications will be accepted for campers who have no prior experience with STARBASE, and reviewed case by case.


• All camp programs run from 9:00AM - 2:00PM Monday-Friday

(Advanced Camp Tuesday-Friday),

with a graduation ceremony at 1:30PM Friday.

Parents/guardians are welcome to attend graduation or sign up as

weekly volunteer helpers

• Space in summer camp is extremely limited

• Acceptance is determined on a first-come, first- served basis and eligibility criteria for all camps




               STARBASE INDIANA South Bend at the National Guard Armory

1901 Kemble Ave., South Bend, Indiana 46613. Phone: (317) 247-3300 EXT. 88834



South Bend

    Summer Camp

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

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