Free scholarships totaling $6,000 are available for students for the upcoming "TechXploration Career Camp for Kids" this summer at Cal State San Bernardino.
Sponsored by "Kids That Code," applications for the scholarships are currently underway through May 18. Parents or guardians who live in San Bernardino and Riverside counties and are at least 18 years of age may enter their children in the opportunity drawing.
The tech career camp will be from June 29 to July 2, and July 6-9. Both sessions will be from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. Early admission registration fee is $299 per child by June 5; after that date, the registration fee increases to $599.
Parents may win a chance to send their children to a summer camp that can help nurture their curiosity in technology.
"Kids That Code" is a K-8 education company created by a student team from Cal State San Bernardino and members of the Catalyst Business Accelerator at the CSUSB Inland Empire Center of Entrepreneurship. They specialize in teaching young children computer programming, game design, mobile apps and more.
All students will receive hands-on training, activities and projects in computer programming, game development, Web design, mobile app development and techpreneurship.
The camp is open to kids from grades 3-9. TechXploration is intended to motivate and inspire young people to pursue a career in technology.