The Department of Chemistry at Bucknell University invites you to Chemistry Camp, July 7-10, 2019.

This program is an academically challenging, hands-on introduction to the six fields of chemistry: organic, inorganic, analytical, physical, biochemistry and environmental. The camp curriculum includes classroom instruction, laboratory demonstrations and experiments, career guidance, and a variety of other interesting and fun academic activities. All instruction is done by Bucknell University professors.


High school students entering grades 11 or 12 who have completed at least 1 year of high school chemistry by July 2019 are eligible for the camp. High school students who are looking to pursue a career in chemistry are encouraged to apply. In order to provide an optimal learning experience, enrollment for the camp is limited to 20 students. Acceptance is based on review of the applicant's teacher recommendation and student essays.

How to Apply

The application period for the 2019 Chemistry Camp is now over.