Giant Leap Registration
Workshops are one week long, Monday to Friday, with workshops running from 9 a.m. - 5 p.m.
July 8-12: Mechanics
July 29-Aug. 2: Robotics
Note: This is a tentative schedule. Depending upon the demand, i.e. the number of applicants/students, we can/may schedule additional workshops during the indicated period of July 8th through August 16th. Students taking the Astronomy workshop must stay overnight. Electronics, Mechanics, Robotics, Alternative Gardening, and Forensics do not require overnight stay. Those who would like to stay overnight, can do so at an additional cost. Students doing the day portion only must be dropped off in time for 9 a.m. workshops and picked up at 5 p.m. when workshops end. Classrooms/laboratories are closed before and after those times.
Workshop Fees & Payment
We accept payment by check or Paypal. Payment will be due within one week of receiving student acceptance email. For early registrants, a 20% discount will be applied if paid in full on or before June 14, 2019. Fees for each workshop include one week (Mon-Fri) of workshops, materials, and meals. Daytime students have one (1) lunchtime meal at the university cafeteria included. Overnight students have three (3) meals a day - breakfast, lunch, and dinner.
- Astronomy (Overnight): $1700
- Electronics (Daytime): $1200
- Mechanics (Daytime): $1200
- Robotics (Daytime): $1200
- Become an Alternative Gardener (Daytime): $1200
- Become a C.S.I. Agent (Daytime): $1200
Students in Electronics, Mechanics, Robotics, Alternative Gardening, and Forensics who wish to stay overnight, can do so for an additional cost of $500.
Cancellations & Refunds
Workshops with insufficient registrants may be cancelled up to a month prior to its scheduled start. The workshop fee will be refunded or applied to another workshop. Giant Leap is not responsible for a student's decision not to complete a workshop. If a workshop is cancelled, a full refund will be issued.
Registrants who withdraw from a workshop prior to June 14, 2019 will be issued a refund. Refunds will not be issued for students that withdraw from a workshop on or after June 14th, 2019.
- Early Registration Deadline (20% discount): June 14, 2019
- Registration Deadline: June 30, 2019
Applicants will be asked to submit an online application form and personal statement no longer than one page detailing experience, interests, and background.