• Energy camp

    High School Renewable Energy Camp

    The Renewable Energy Camp will enhance understanding of renewable energy and demonstrate how to design, test, construct, fabricate, and present energy conversion and storage devices.

    Space is limited to 20 campers. Please register early.

    Registration for the 2019 Renewable Energy Camp is closed. Please check back later for the 2020 camp dates. 

    At camp, you will:

    • Participate in interactive sessions with local experts to learn the principles of and engage in hands-on experiments with renewable energy conversion and storage devices like solar cells, supercapacitors, lithium-ion batteries, and fuel cells.

    • Visit local corporations such as 3M and Medtronic.

    • Work with team members to collaboratively design, fabricate, and test energy conversion and storage devices as well as analyze and present experimental results.

    Camp details

    Who: Students entering or in grades 9–12
    When: June 24–28, 2019; 9 a.m.–5 p.m
    Where: Hamline University’s Saint Paul campus
    Cost: $598 per person
    Deposit: $50 nonrefundable deposit for those who wish to be considered for a scholarship and $200 nonrefundable deposit for all other registrants


    Scholarships may be available based on financial need and are awarded on a first come, first served basis. To apply, submit an essay about why the camp is important to you and how the scholarship helps your participation (5001000 words) to Dr. Lifeng Dong at ldong03@hamline.edu no later than Friday, June 7, 2019.

    For more information contact: Dr. Lifeng Dong, Department of Physics 651.523.2634 • ldong03@hamline.edu.