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Welcome to the 2018 Oak Ridge Robotics Academy!

The Oak Ridge Robotics Academy is a week-long day camp for rising 7th, 8th, and 9th grade students filled with exciting and challenging activities. Working in small teams, students will design, build, and program a robot. Students will have an opportunity to tour Oak Ridge National Laboratory’s research facilities and learn from robotics and engineering research scientists.

Date: July 9-13, 2018

Summer 2018: The application deadline for Summer 2018 was May 4 and notifications about selection were sent to all applicants on May 18.

Summer 2019: Check back in early spring to find the application for the Summer 2019 Robotics Academy!

Events and activities of the 2017 Oak Ridge Robotics Academy

Robotics Academy Participants

2017 Participants

More than two dozen students and instructors participated in the 2017 Oak Ridge Robotics Academcy.


Robotics Academy Project


Here you can see the schedule of activities for the Academy. 

Robotics Academy Photo Gallery Preview

Photo Galleries

Check out photos from the 2017, 2015, 2014 and 2013 Robotics Academies!

Robotics Academy Video Preview

Video Gallery

Watch a highlight video from a past year’s Academy with a day-by-day recap of the week’s events..