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Due to budget cuts, the 2014 Oak Ridge Science Academy has been cancelled.
Please check back in early 2015 for information about future Academies.

Welcome to the Oak Ridge Science Academy!

The Oak Ridge Science Academy is a research-based, hands-on learning experience for middle school students focusing on climate, global warming and energy. During this week-long academy, students will have opportunities to build and research wind turbines, solar cars and make biofuels. Students will also tour Oak Ridge National Laboratory's research facilities and learn from scientists who are exploring the impacts and interactions of climate, global warming and energy.

When: TBD
Application link:  Oak Ridge Science Academy Registration
Deadline: TBD
Notification to Applicants: TBD
Contact: Julia Abbott, (865) 241-7501

Events and activities of the 2013 Oak Ridge Science Academy


2013 Participants

See lists of students who have participated in the Oak Ridge Science Academy.


2013 Projects

Here you can read about the types of projects that students worked on during the week-long academy. 

Photo Gallery

2013 Photo Gallery

Check out the 2013 photo gallery! The gallery images are updated daily with the previous day’s activities.