BATESVILLE, Ind. – Kids Discovery Factory and Hillenbrand Inc. are excited to announce the renewal of a two-year STEAM Camp Title Sponsor Agreement. Hillenbrand will serve as the Title Sponsor for the 2020 and 2021 Kids Discovery Factory STEAM Camps.
Hillenbrand’s generosity will support exciting hands-on science, technology, engineering, art and mathematics experiences for regional students in kindergarten through 6th grade. More than 800 students fro m 13 southeastern Indiana communities have attended previous Kids Discovery Factory STEAM camps. The 2020 STEAM Camp will take place July 13-16 in Batesville.
“Engaging with students and helping them get excited about STEAM learning is important to the development of Hillenbrand’s workforce pipeline,” said Glennis Williams, SVP and chief human resource officer, Hillenbrand. “We’re proud of the work Kids Discovery Factory does in the community and we’re pleased to continue to sponsor the camp and help get kids excited about careers in STEAM fields.”
Our annual STEAM Camp is for students entering K-6th grade in the fall of 2020. Camp will meetng mornings July 13-16th. Registration will open on this webpage in May 2020. Students will receive their own 'Kids Discovery Factory STEAM Camp 2019' t-shirt. Allergy appropriate snacks will be provided. Cost is $55 for the first camper. (Additional campers from the same family will be $35 per camper.)
At our STEAM Camp students work in small groups experiencing hands-on Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, and Math projects, attend classes on coding and STEAM apprenticeships, as well as visit our Mobile Factory. If you have any questions please contact our Program Director, Vanessa Beetz.
Thank You to our 2019 STEAM Camp Title Sponsor Hillenbrand for your generous support, and volunteer commitment.