Attention 3rd-8th Graders: Earn a 1 Week Scholarship to Camp Duncan! Apply Now!

There are some scholarships available for 3-8th graders who would like the chance to take part in a week of overnight summer camp at no cost.  

To do so, they must submit a 1-page essay to Mr. Thomas, the Executive Director at YMCA Camp Duncan  by 4/28/23.  The prompt is “Why I want to go to overnight summer camp”. 

Submissions should be emailed to: rjthomas@ymcachicago.org

*Note: students should NOT submit essays using their CPS accounts. Essays should be submitted through a personal account, due to the student account restrictions from CPS.