Space Camp® launched in 1982 to inspire and motivate young people from around the country to join the ranks of space pioneers who persevere to push the boundaries of human exploration. Today, with attendees from all 50 states, territories and more than 60 foreign countries, the immersive program continues to challenge young people to dream of a future in space. With the U.S. Space & Rocket Center® as home base, trainees have an unparalleled environment to spur imagination.
The Space Camp Alumni Association (SCAA) represents all Space Camp®, Aviation Challenge® and Robotics Camp STEM education program alumni. The SCAA serves to harness the knowledge, abilities, and resources of camp program trainee and staff alumni for the advancement of programs, projects, and initiatives benefiting Space Camp, Aviation Challenge, and the U.S. Space & Rocket Center as a whole, while also inspiring both current and future alumni to action.
Space Camp has attracted more than 750,000 trainees since its inception.
After registering, you can enter your last name and your birthday to pull up your camp attendance records from 1989 – 2015! Armed with the programs and dates you attended, head over to our Space Camp Alumni Facebook Group where you can share your memories of camp and connect with your teammates!
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Anchors the global community of alumni uniting them all for enticing events, celebrations and opportunities.
Endows the goals of the Board and the dreams of our future leaders. Help Fund a Space Camp Scholarship!
Operationalizes and spearheads efforts to achieve the vision and goals of the Board and Camp through hands-on engagement.
John Ratnaswamy first attended Space Camp in 1993 (Adult Level I). He went with two friends, one who worked on Star Trek: The Next Generation, and the other a computer scientist and science fiction author.
“I have learned to use the word ‘impossible’ with the greatest caution.”