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Innovation Camp 2020

Monday, June 22, 2020 - Friday, June 26, 2020
09:00 AM - 05:00 PM
Hamline University
1536 Hewitt Avenue, Saint Paul, MN, USA


Unfortunately due to COVID-19 concerns we will not be holding the Innovation Camp in 2020. Anyone who has purchased a ticket will receive a refund. Thank you for your understanding and we'll see you in 2021.

High School Innovation Camp

This camp will introduce basic principles and best practices of the innovation process and provide the opportunity to develop and present an innovation plan.

Space is limited to 30 campers. Please register early.

At camp, you will:

  • Participate in interactive sessions with accomplished innovators, such as Arthur Fry, the inventor of Post-It Note; Roger Appeldorn, the inventor of the overhead projector.
  • Visit local innovative corporations such as Medtronic.
  • Work with team members to collaboratively develop, write, and present an innovation plan that focuses on market analysis, financial planning, risk management, systems thinking, opportunity analysis, and intellectual property.

Camp details

Who: Students entering or in grades 9–12

When: June 22-26, 2020; 9 a.m. – 5 p.m.

Where: Hamline University's Saint Paul campus

Cost: $398 per person before May 31; $498 per person after May 31. The cost includes 5 lunches, supplies, water bottle, T-shirt, and field trip transportation.

Deposit: $50 nonrefundable deposit for those who wish to be considered for a scholarship and $200 nonrefundable deposit for all other registrants.


Scholarships may be available based on financial need and are awarded on a first come, first served basis. To apply, submit an essay about why the camp is important to you and how the scholarship helps your participation (500–1000 words) to Dr. Lifeng Dong at no later than April 30, 2020.

For more information contact: Dr. Lifeng Dong, Department of Physics 651.523.2634 •

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