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Scholarships

Scholarships

Scholarships funds have all been awarded for Summer 2014 Camps. Scholarships were awarded weekly, beginning on February 18th, and all funds have been disbursed for this season. Thank you, and check back in the fall, when we will have funding available for release day programs!

Scholarships for 85% of the fee are available for families currently receiving public assistance (TANF, MFIP, General Assistance, WIC, Medicaid or Medical Assistance, SSI, Foodstamps, MN Care, Section 8 Housing or Free or Reduced Price School Meals). You will be awarded or declined depending on the availability of funds.

Scholarships for 50% of the fee are available for other families needing assistance. These awards are based on financial need and availability of funds.

To Apply:

  • Complete the scholarship application form. (You will need Adobe Acrobat Reader to print the form.) Or call (651) 221-4511 to receive an application by mail. You may register for one camp per child.
  • Enclose payment for camp (15% or 50% of members' price).
  • Send scholarship application, camp registration, and payment to:

Education Department Scholarships
Science Museum of Minnesota
120 W. Kellogg Blvd.
St. Paul, MN 55102

Funding for the scholarship program is made possible by generous contributions from Science Museum employees and volunteers, individual contributors, sale of summer camp T-shirts, The McKnight Foundation, and the Andersen Family Foundation.

Generous contributions from businesses and individuals help us realize the dream of making assistance available for all who need it. In recent years, we have expanded this program to include more scholarships for summer day camps. You may contribute to this fund by indicating an amount on your registration form.