camp byoc

Camp Build Your Own Computer (BYOC)

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Igniting a Passion for Technology

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Since beginning in 2014, Camp BYOC has invested and trained approximately 50 students to build and maintain their own computers. Each year we have improved the program to add younger students and grow the skills and experiences of returning students.  We now have 4 camps designed for different age groups, skill levels and maturity. Our short term goal is to support up to 60+ students; in the future we would like expand the beyond Cincinnati and Indianapolis to other major cities/communities.

  • 2014: PILOT CAMP, Ages 11-14, 2 weeks
  • 2015: Jr Engineering Camp, Ages 12-14, 2 weeks, Associate Engineering Camp, returning students from 2014; Associate Engineer's trip to Silicon Valley
  • 2016: Jr Engineering Camp, Ages 12-14, 2 weeks, Associate Engineering Camp, returning students from 2015, 2 weeks; Sr Enginneering Camp, returning students from 2014, 2 weeks, and Club BYOC, every other Saturday

Who Should Apply?

Youth between ages 10-16 who:

  • show interest in computers or technology
  • are strong academically
  • are analytical
  • like to tinker
  • like science
  • want to understand how technology works

Camp Application

Students are selected based on age and interest and completion of the application process. We are looking for students who want to learn the science of computer technology. Three steps must be completed to comply...

Past Camps

Since beginning in 2014, Camp BYOC has invested and trained approximately 50 students to build and maintain their own computers. Each year we have improved the program to add younger students and grow the skills...