Space Academy

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About the Trip

This Destination is full, and no longer taking applications. 

Space Academy trainees experience firsthand the future of space travel and train to solve technically challenging anomalies to complete a simulated space mission. 

During your six-day Space Academy® experience at Space Camp® in Huntsville, Alabama, you and other Girl Scouts are challenged to step up as leaders, work together and communicate as a team. Experience the thrill of a simulated space mission, build and launch model rockets and train on astronaut simulators including the Multi-Axis Trainer and 1/6th Gravity Chair. 

Earn your wings and join our Space Camp® alumni! 40,000 trainees complete our program every year and go on to become scientists, doctors, engineers, teachers and even astronauts.  Do you have “The Right Stuff”? Find out at Space Academy! 

Click here for more details about Space Academy®. 

(Space Academy is for trainees between the ages of 12-14. Click HERE for Advanced Space Academy for ages 15-18.)

Where You Go

Huntsville, Alabama

What to Know

Trainees need to have an interest in STEM.

The Dates

June 26 - July 1, 2022

Must be 12–14 years old at the time of the event.

What to Bring

A detailed packing list is contained in the confirmation kit you receive upon acceptance to this event. You’ll definitely want to bring some SWAPS for the SWAP party! You might also want to bring your uniform or sash/vest to represent Girl Scouts at your graduation ceremony.

The Cost

Program Fee: $1,162

A $300 deposit is due immediately upon notification of acceptance to this camp program. This deposit is applied toward the total tuition cost.

There is a $50 round-trip transportation option per trainee from the Huntsville International Airport to Space Camp®. Parents can also drive participants to Space Camp® for check-in and pick-up after graduation. Meals and lodging are included in the tuition. Each trainee receives a T-shirt and team photo as well.

Download Application Forms
Application Worksheet
Contact Information

Mary Mast
Sales & Sponsorship Coordinator
Phone: 1-800-637-7223