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44th Annual

Sheldon Institute

July 24 - August 4, 2023

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Unlock Your Child's Full Potential with the 44th Annual Sheldon Institute.

Are you looking for a program that will give your child an opportunity to explore their interests and develop their skills in a fun and engaging way? Look no further than the Sheldon Institute! Our 44th annual program is specifically designed to address the academic and cultural needs of curious and creative students.

During each week of the program, your child will be instructed by college professors, public school teachers, and experienced practitioners, ensuring a well-rounded and enriching experience. Whether your child is entering grades two through ten, we have a curriculum tailored to their needs and interests.

At the Sheldon Institute, we believe education should be informative and enjoyable. That's why our program includes various activities, from hands-on workshops and field trips to games and social events. Our goal is to create a learning environment where your child can thrive and make lasting connections with peers who share their passion for learning.

  • Dates

    Week 1: July 24 - 28
    Week 2: July 31 - August 4

    Daily Schedule
    Monday- Friday, 9-4 
    Flexible drop-off from 8-9 am
    Flexible pick-up from 4-5 pm

  • Standard rate: $160 per week

(Includes lunch)




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The Sheldon Institute for Barbara Shineman Scholars is comprised of two weeks of programming. 

Not only for younger kids, but Sheldon's activities for the Junior and Senior Divisions are also divided into four, 90-minute workshop periods that provide opportunities for each student to investigate and explore in depth their areas of interest.


The Sheldon Institute for Barbara Shineman Scholars is comprised of two weeks of programming. 

Student applications must be fully completed and all required forms and payment submitted to complete the registration process. One student per registration form. We appreciate your participation in the Sheldon Institute for Barbara Shineman Scholars program and look forward to another exciting year!


Tuition Payments can be made by credit card, check, or money order. Any checks should be made payable to:

Oswego College Foundation, Inc. – SIBSS 2023

If a student needs to withdraw, a refund will be issued, less $30.00, provided we receive written notification of the cancellation one week before the start of the program. Refund requests received after this date will be for 50% of full tuition through Friday, July 15th, after July 15th, no refunds will be given.

Contact Us

For questions, please contact: Patty Whitmore, Program manager for Youth Camps, at [email protected]