SAME Camps

Host a Camp

For posts looking to host a camp, SAME has resources available to you.


Joe AngellChair, SAME Camps Community of Interest

Jack SeibertSAME National Asset on Camp Development, 404 660-9063


Watch: STEM Camp — How to start The Exploring Engineering Academy camp.

Partnering with BSA

Want to partner with the Boy Scouts of America to develop a camp or engineering merit badge event? SAME has a national agreement with the BSA’s Learning for Life Program. Please contact Jack Seibert to connect to the Boy Scouts.

Check out the BSA promotional video “Exploring Engineering Academy”

STEM Activities

If you need assistance with activities as part of your camp curriculum, take a look at the Boy Scouts of America STEM related merit badge requirements. Click here for the list of STEM related merit badges.

In Development

The following camps are under development. Please contact the point of contact to learn more about their status and get involved with their effort.

Exploring Engineering Academies

Exploring Engineering Academy
SAME Pensacola Post
Pensacola, FL
Point of Contact: Stephen Shattuck

Exploring Engineering Academy
SAME Greater St. Louis Post
St. Louis, MO
Point of Contact: Scott Nall

Exploring Engineering Academy
New Jersey, New York, Philadelphia Area
Point of Contact: Kalvin Teitsma

Exploring Engineering Academy
Kansas City Post
Kansas City, MO
Point of Contact: Al Osborne

STEM Camps/STEM Days

Pacific Aviation Museum Pearl Harbor
Pacific Aviation Museum and Pearl Harbor Post
Pearl Harbor, HI
Points of Contact: Shauna Tonkin

Southwest Research Institute (SWRI) and San Antonio Post
San Antonio, TX
Point of Contact: Dick Kochanek