FORMS & APPLICATION DEADLINES

Camper, Volunteer, and Peer Model Camper Applications are accepted year round but encouraged to be submitted by the listed dates.

FORMS & APPLICATIONS

We are SO delighted that you are interested in joining us in 2023 and we truly look forward to receiving your application! Camper, peer model camper, and volunteer applications will be available on January 2, 2023. Please click on the links below to be taken to our online registration system. 

Should you need a paper application due to limited access to online or to a computer, or should you need any support with the online application, please contact us at 816.830.7171 or info@campencourage.org.

Note: It is recommended you submit your application at your earliest convenience. For the summer camp sessions, a lottery will be held. As noted below, applications that arrive on or prior to February 22nd will be included in the lottery.

2023 DEADLINES (and helpful DATES)

 
At your earliest convenience

For the weekend Overnight camps, slots will be released as applications roll in. Camper Applications, Volunteer Applications, and Peer Model Camper Applications are encouraged to be submitted at your earliest, earliest convenience.

February 1

Notification of acceptance to attend will start on this date and continue as applications are reviewed and received. To check on the status of an application after this date, please contact Aimee.

March 11

Once accepted to attend, be sure to upload your camper's photo (HERE) and submit by email to agorrow@campencourage.org your child's IEP and/or BIP (only if requested or if you feel it would be valuable). This is exactly three weeks prior to the start of the camp session.

March 11

Tuition is due for April Overnight camp session (unless payment arrangements are made in advance). This is exactly three weeks prior to the start of the camp session.

April 1-2

Camp Encourage Overnight Camp Session

February 22

To be included in the initial summer lottery, Camper Applications, Volunteer Applications, and Peer Model Camper Applications are encouraged to be submitted on or before the above date.

March 1

Date that the lottery and camper acceptance will be announced to families.

May 23

Once accepted to attend, be sure to upload your camper's photo (HERE) and submit by email to agorrow@campencourage.org your child's IEP and/or BIP (only if requested or if you feel it would be valuable). This is exactly three weeks prior to the start of the camp session.

May 23

Tuition is due for the June summer camp session (unless payment arrangements are made in advance). This is exactly three weeks prior to the start of the camp session.

June 13-16

Camp Encourage June Summer Camp Session

At your earliest convenience

For the alumni camps, slots will be released as applications roll in. Applications are encouraged to be submitted at your earliest, earliest convenience.

February 1

Notification of acceptance to attend will start on this date and continue as applications are reviewed and received. To check on the status of an application after this date, please contact Aimee.

July 1

Once accepted to attend, please be sure to upload your (or your adult camper's) photo (HERE). This is exactly three weeks prior to the start of the camp session.

July 1

Tuition is due for the July Alumni Reunion camp session (unless payment arrangements are made in advance). This is exactly three weeks prior to the start of the camp session.

July 22-23

Camp Encourage Alumni Reunion Camp Session

February 22

To be included in the initial summer lottery, Camper Applications, Volunteer Applications, and Peer Model Camper Applications are encouraged to be submitted on or before the above date.

March 1

Date that the lottery and camper acceptance will be announced to families.

July 11

Once accepted to attend, be sure to upload your camper's photo (HERE) and submit by email to agorrow@campencourage.org your child's IEP and/or BIP (only if requested or if you feel it would be valuable). This is exactly three weeks prior to the start of the camp session.

July 11

Tuition is due for the June summer camp session (unless payment arrangements are made in advance). This is exactly three weeks prior to the start of the camp session.

August 1-4

Camp Encourage August Summer Camp Session

At your earliest convenience

For the weekend Overnight camps, slots will be released as applications roll in. Camper Applications, Volunteer Applications, and Peer Model Camper Applications are encouraged to be submitted at your earliest, earliest convenience.

February 1

Notification of acceptance to attend will start on this date and continue as applications are reviewed and received. To check on the status of an application after this date, please contact Aimee.

September 2

Once accepted to attend, be sure to upload your camper's photo (HERE) and submit by email to agorrow@campencourage.org your child's IEP and/or BIP (only if requested or if you feel it would be valuable). This is exactly three weeks prior to the start of the camp session.

September 2

Tuition is due for September Overnight camp session (unless payment arrangements are made in advance). This is exactly three weeks prior to the start of the camp session.

September 23-24

Camp Encourage Overnight Camp Session