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Encampment

Encampment is currently accepting applications.  Click here to register.

NOTE:  Be sure to complete the entire registration process. Until you see the words “You're registered to attend the 2019 Encampment!” on the screen, you’re not done registering. 

Registration will close on 1 June 2019. We have a limited number of slots for cadet students.

What is Encampment?

The purpose of encampment is for cadets to develop leadership skills, investigate the aerospace sciences and related careers, commit to a habit of regular exercise, and solidify their moral character. What encampment is not is a boot camp. While we utilize the same regimented, military-like training model that squadrons successfully implement on a weekly basis, encampments do operate at a higher level of intensity than most cadet activities. While age-appropriate, that increased intensity does create a bit of stress many cadets aren't used to but typically find that with determination and teamwork the encampment experience is a positive and fun activity that provides life-long memories.

 

Requirements for encampment

In order to attend encampment, cadets must have completed their first achievement, the Curry Award, and receive permission from their parent/guardian as well as their squadron commander. Cadets from all wings are invited to attend.

 

Follow Encampment Online

Each day the public affairs staff will be posting photos and videos online via Facebook.  Click here to see it.
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