SAME/US Army Camp June 07-13, 2015 Vicksburg, Mississippi
The annual Engineering & Construction Camp at Vicksburg provides high school students with a great hands-on experience in engineering and construction activities. Vicksburg’s wide-ranging engineering community provides a wealth of offerings in cutting edge engineering topics. The one-week program is supervised by professional engineers and volunteers from engineering organizations in the lower Mississippi Valley. The crewmates (campers) are exposed to a wealth of knowledge about the various career choices in the fields of engineering and construction, focusing primarily on water resources engineering. Applications are normally distributed to high schools in January for submission to the camp Student Affairs Committee by the middle of March each year.
2015 SAME Camp Application
2015 SAME Camp Brochure
The Vicksburg Post of S.A.M.E will award a minimum of four $1,000.00 scholarships. Additional scholarships may be awarded from this application. The scholarship is limited to seniors who are currently planning to attend an accredited university with a science/engineering academic major the following year. Enrollment in college under a science/engineering academic major during the first semester of the freshman year will be a prerequisite at the time of the award of the scholarship. The application deadline is May 10, 2013. Please see the attachment for further details.