Summer Youth Camps
All 2020 Summer Youth Camps have been cancelled due to the COVID-19 pandemic. We are offering some as an online program. Please check our individual camp pages for more information. If you have any further questions, please email Alison.Ohara@gallaudet.edu
Our Summer Youth Camps are designed for middle and high school students up to the age of 19. Our programs provide stimulating summer learning and experiential opportunities that blend excitement, education, and enjoyment in a bilingual environment rich in cultural diversity and located just minutes away from the U.S. Capitol. Registration for our camps will open on October 1st, 2019 and the last day to register is Friday, May 1st, 2020.
Discover Your Future: Designed for deaf and hard of hearing students entering Grades 10-12 who want to learn more about themselves, their skills, and potential careers. Students will also explore what vibrant Washington, D.C. has to offer.
Immerse Into ASL: A great opportunity for deaf and hard of hearing students entering Grades 10-12 to expand their American Sign Language (ASL) skills and learn more about Deaf culture and history. Beginner and Intermediate course levels are offered.
Bison Brainiacs: Designed for deaf and hard of hearing students entering Grades 10-12 who want to explore science and technology during the camp. A grant from the Northrup Grumann Foundation has made it possible for us to grant full scholarships to campers for this camp only.
Got Skills?(Middle School Leadership and Sports camp): A design-your-own camp for deaf and hard of hearing students entering Grades 7-9 who want to enhance their team building, leadership, and sports skills.
Deaf Youth Pride Camp: A camp for deaf and hard of hearing students entering Grades 9-12 who identify as a part of the LGBTQIA+ community and want to learn new skills to become an advocate for themselves and others.