Junior Minion Application

Applications are open for Junior Minions at the 2018 SPICE Summer Camps. Junior Minion is a volunteer position.

Eligibility: Former SPICE Campers who graduated from Engineering Camp in the summer of 2017 or earlier.

Duties: Assisting campers with activities, setting up/taking down activities, supervising campers during lunch, running errands, and other duties as assigned. 

First Name of Volunteer Junior Minion
Last name of Volunteer Junior Minion
Volunteer Junior Minion Phone Number
Can the above phone receive text messages?
Junior Minion applicant email
The above parent/guardian phone number can/cannot receive texts
Parent/Guardian email address
Please select all days/times you are available for training
Availability for SPICE Camp Session 1 - Week 1
Availability for SPICE Camp Session 1 - Week 2
Availability for SPICE Camp Session 2 - Week 1
Availability for SPICE Camp Session 2 - Week 2
Anything you want us to know

SPICE/UO Science and Invention Fair 2018

March 3, 2018 -
11:00am to 4:00pm
Willamette Hall - University of Oregon Campus

The 7th Annual UO Science and Invention Fair will take place in Willamette Hall on the UO campus March 3, 2017. In the lead up to this event, the UO SPICE program will offer workshops on project development in area classrooms. If you would like SPICE to visit your classroom, contact program coordinator (spicescience@uoregon.edu).  

Open House 2017 Presenter Sign Up

Presenters must provide a hands on activity targeted at a general public audience. This event  draws upwards of 500 members of the public of all ages, with particularly strong representation among children, families, and educators.

Name of your organization or group.
Lead contact.
Descriptive Activity Title
Do you need access to water during the event?
Do you need access to electricity during the event?
Is there anything we need to know about your activity? Do you have any questions?

SPICE Camp Scholarship Request


You can use this form to provide the SPICE program with the information we need to determine the amount of scholarship for which you are eligible. We reserve the right to request confirmatory documents. Final amounts will depend on funds raised and number of campers requesting scholarships.

Camper Name
Number of Persons Supported by Family Income
Adjusted Gross Income for 2017 from federal tax return. If you did not file taxes, please report your net weekly family income (total of all incomes supporting the camper).
Type of Income Reported Above

Science Fair Workshop Volunteers

Volunteers Needed for UO Science Fair Workshops 2018

In order to support children in sucessfully completing a science fair project, the SPICE program provides workshops on science fair project development to local K-8 classrooms. Workshops are lead by volunteer instructors recruited from UO students and staff. Sign up form below.

If you enjoy any of the following you should sign up to be a volunteer instructor!

SPICE Combustion Camp 2016

Register for SPICE 2016 Combustion Camp & Junion Minion Training

Registration is open to SPICE graduates only. Camp/Training will run Jun 20th-23rd, 2016. A second training session for minions will be held June 27th & 28th.

The supply fee for Combustion Camp is $70. Junior minion training is free. You may sign up for one or both.

Volunteering will take place during the SPICE summer camps. Session one will be held July 11-22. Session two will be held August 8-19th. Volunteers will need to sign up for a minimum of 5 hours during camp.

SPICE Camp Volunteer!

Want to help out with SPICE Camp? We'd love to have your help. Please fill out the form below and we will be in contact. Find out more about the program here.

All volunteers must consent to a criminal background check in order to volunteer with children per UO policy.

First Name
Last name
Phone number (preferably cell)
Please check all volunteer duties you are interested in.
Which camps are you interested in volunteering in? Please consult the descriptions on our volunteer page (http://spicescience.uoregon.edu/spice-camp-instructors-needed)
Session Availability. Please indicate which sessions you are available to volunteer for.
If you would like to help with development prior to camp (May - June) please indicate your availability below.
Tell us a little about yourself and why you want to volunteer at SPICE Camp.


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