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2018 Engineering and Construction Camps Mentors Sought

Mentors & Staff Sought For SAME CAMPS

SAME Engineering & Construction Camps offer SAME Young Members,  Non-commissioned Officers, individuals with a STEM background and Teachers valuable opportunities to mentor tomorrow’s engineers and STEM leaders. Mentors lead, guide, coach, supervise and support activities activities and share experiences with students about real-world  projects in the STEM field. Mentors spend the week at the camp and are assigned to groups of 10-12 campers.

MENTORS. To become a camp mentor we prefer you to be <40 years old, have a background in a STEM field, with a record of active participation at the SAME Post or other related activities; obtain an endorsement from the SAME Post President or your organization or firm; have experience in mentoring or coaching young people; commit to attending the entire week-long camp; and be physically fit and healthy.

STAFF. We are often looking for individuals to support the camp in a staff or leadership role. In particular, former camper. See the application for details.

Contacts for individual camps are listed at the Mentors-Staff link.

Camp Information:

U.S. Marine Corps Spring Camp at 29 Palms, CA:  April 6 - 8 & June 17 - 23
Exploring Engineering Academy Camp at Atlanta, GA:  June 3 - 8, 2018
U.S. Army Camp at Vicksburg, MS:  June 10 - 16, 2018
U.S. Air Force Academy Camp at Colorado Springs, CO:  June 26 - July 2 & July 23 - 28
U.S. Coast Guard Academy at New London, CT:  July 15 - 20

SAME Regional and Post Camps at multiple locations (Savannah, Guam, Georgia Tech and others):

Please contact Elizabeth May at if you are going to represent SAME Jacksonville Post as a mentor or staff member!