Vacation Programs

Collage of students performing experiment.At Science from Scientists vacation programs, kids dive into a week of hands-on STEM projects like solving crimes with forensics, using biotechnology to answer their own questions about DNA, or investigating the wonders of the human brain. Attendees hone their NGSS Science & Engineering Practices while having fun with fellow future scientists!

Summer 2020 Vacation Program Course Offerings

July 13-17, 2020: Eco Explorer Salem State University. A week of experiments, games, and challenges all about nature and the environment! We will study animal behavior and communication, what makes ecosystems thrive, and how to measure the health of the environment. Click here to learn more and register online!

July 27-31, 2020: Under construction – stay tuned!

August 3-7, 2020: STEM Explorer @ Massasoit Community College. A week of experiments, games, and challenges exploring a variety of STEM topics, including engineering, chemistry, biology, forensic science, secret codes, technology, and more! Click here to learn more and register online!

All programs are 1 week and run Monday-Friday, 9am-3pm daily. Program costs are $350 per student. Registration is open to rising 4th-5th graders.

Stay tuned for more information about other program weeks coming up for the summer!

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Program Themes

Our program is:


CSI: Get A Clue!


•DNA Deepdive

•My Brain & Me

STEM Sampler

Eco Explorer

Run by real charismatic scientists!

Run by first aid trained staff!

Screen free!

Are you a high school student or undergraduate college student looking for an internship?  Email us with your interest in being an intern at our vacation programs.

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