GSSM Accepting Applications for its GoSciTech Residential Summer Camp

March 2, 2016

The South Carolina Governor's School for Science & Mathematics (GSSM) is now accepting applications for GoSciTech, its week-long, residential, STEM camps for rising 8th – 10th graders on GSSM’s Hartsville campus. Online applications are available at

GoSciTech provides unmatched opportunities to explore the endless possibilities of science and technology in an interactive, residential environment. For one week, rising 8th, 9th and 10th graders can live on GSSM’s campus and experience an entire camp devoted to their favorite subject. All camps are led by college, university and GSSM professors, along with other professionals in their respective fields.

A wide variety of courses are offered during the four weeks of GoSciTech. Course favorites include Pre-Med & Anatomy, Beginning and Advanced Robotics Programming in Minecraft, Chemistry in the Kitchen, Marine Biology, Science and the Law, Codes & Cryptography, Dyeing to do Chemistry, Astrophysics, and many more. Check out the full list of nearly 30 summer 2016 courses.

GoSciTech will run the following weeks:

  • Week 1: June 12-18, 2016
  • Week 2: June 19-25, 2016
  • Week 3: July 10-16, 2016
  • Week 4: July 17-23, 2016

Tuition for each camp week costs between $780 and $900. Students can choose to stay up to four weeks.  Need-based financial aid is available to residents of South Carolina on a first-come, first-served basis. To apply, complete the financial aid section of the application before April 15.

The application deadline for all of GSSM’s summer programs is May 13, 2016.

Find a full list of courses, learn more and apply online at

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