Project Description

Camp O’Connor USA is a free, merit-based civics camp for middle school students with a mission to educate, encourage, and inspire the next generation of leaders. Participants in this civics camp gain a deeper, experiential understanding of our nation’s democracy, branches of government, and the duties, rights, and responsibilities of citizenship. Presented by the Sandra Day O’Connor Institute for American Democracy, the camp is in its sixth year.

Applications are open to current seventh and eighth grade students. Out of area or out of state campers may request an accommodations scholarship to cover hotel costs for a camper and parent/guardian to attend. The camp runs from Monday, June 10 through Friday, June 14. Camper applications are by Friday, March 29.

Type: Day camp

Ages: 7th and 8th grade students

Location: Sandra Day O’Connor College of Law, 111 E. Taylor St., Phoenix

Contact: 602-730-3300, [email protected],