Cosmodome Space Camp Opportunity 2018

 

Lac Ste. Anne County is excited to provide the unique opportunity for one (1) Lac Ste. Anne County resident aged 12-15 to attend the Cosmodome Space Camp in Laval, Quebec from August 12 to August 17.

 

This is a unique adventure that lets participants experience real-life astronaut training through scientific workshops that will allow them to resolve engineering problems, build space capsules, test their prototypes, experience training simulators and participate in a space mission (in which crews simulate a mission in space aboard a replica of the space shuttle Endeavor). The student will be provided airfare and accommodations at the Space Camp (an airline chaperone will be provided).

Criteria:

  • Must be a Lac Ste. Anne County resident
  • Age 12 -15 (must have turned 12 as of August 1 and still be 15 up to August 30, 2018)
  • Completed application form with signatures from Parent and/or Guardian
  • Submittal of a copy of your most recent report card in the 2017/18 School Year
  • Letter of Reference from a School Representative – Principal, Teacher, Guidance Counselor or School Board Trustee
  • Must submit a 250-500 word essay on how this experience will affect your future

Deadline for applications is 4:00 p.m. on Friday, June 29th, 2018. Late and/or incomplete application packages will not be considered. For further information on this program, please contact Community Services Coordinator, Taryn Monteith at the County office at 780-785-3411 ext: 3683 or via email at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Additional information on Endeavor Camp experience can be found at www.cosmodome.org  (Note: Opens in French, click on EN in top right for English version)

Application forms are available on the County website, or at the main office of the following schools: Darwell School, Grasmere School, Mayerthorpe Jr./Sr. High School, Onoway Elementary School, Onoway Jr./Sr. High School, Rich Valley School and Sangudo Community School.

This program funded by Lac Ste. Anne County

 

Download the Application

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About the County

Founded in 1944, Lac Ste. Anne County is a municipal district in central Alberta, Canada. It is located in Census Division 13, roughly 45 minutes northwest of Edmonton. The County's administrative office is located at 56521 Range Road 65. Its namesake comes from its largest body of water, Lac Ste. Anne.

Contact Information

  Box 219, Sangudo AB T0E 2A0
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 1-866-880-5722
 (780) 785-3411
 (780) 785-2359