2023 SAME Camps Recap

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Immerse yourself in YOUR Future! That is the theme for the 2023 SAME Camp Season, with nearly 300 students from across the United States participating in hands-on engineering and construction activities in the following locations:

  • U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Vicksburg, Miss.
  • USMC Marine Corps Base Camp Lejeune, Jacksonville, N.C.
  • Naval Construction Battalion Center, Port Hueneme, Calif.
  • Scott Air Force Base, Scott AFB, Ill.
  • U.S. Air Force Academy, Colorado Springs, Colo.

The popular SAME STEM Engineering and Construction Camps give students the opportunity to explore what a future career in engineering might look like through a variety of hands-on activities, from building concrete beams, operating drones and remote-controlled submarines, using survey equipment, constructing and testing cardboard boats, and much more! Learn more about our camps.

2023 Camps Articles

Hear From a 2023 Camp Mentor

Camp Mentor Nick Overby speaks about the activities and significance of the SAME Engineering & Construction Camp at Marine Corps Base Camp Lejeune.

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Thank You Sponsors!

National Sponsors

Companies Donating $1000

Companies Donating $500

Local Sponsors

Post & Individual Sponsors

Post Sponsors

San Antonio

Central Virginia Post

Hampton Roads Post

Sacramento Post

Houston/Galveston Post

Individual Sponsor

Jeffrey Baquer

SAME Navy Camp

Immerse Yourself in THEIR Future…Become an SAME Camp Mentor!

This is an amazing leadership development opportunity for SAME members—whether you are a Young Professional or a little more seasoned. Many SAME leaders over the years have served as camp mentors and applied the experience to their personal growth in their day jobs and within their SAME career. Along with growing your leadership skills, mentoring at an SAME Construction & Engineering Camps means you are giving back to the community and directly helping develop the next generation of engineering professionals.

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The Camps Mentoring Program is financially supported by the SAME Foundation.

Help foster engineering leadership with a generous donation to the Foundation!

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Applications for the 2024 SAME STEM Camps Season Opens in December 2023

Photos from 2023 Camps

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