ALL ONLINE AND PDF FORMS FOR CAMPER APPLICATIONS WILL BE AVAILABLE ON DECEMBER 1st, 2017.

All eligible gifted/talented students may submit an application to be accepted into OWjL Camp. Following are steps to help with the process.

2018 Camp Dates

  • June 10-15, 2018, currently in grades 6 and 7

  • June 17-22, 2018, currently in grades 7 and 8

  • June 24-29, 2018, currently in grades 6 and 7

Who Completes Which Form?

  1. Applicants must complete the Student Form and write an essay from the prompt found on page two of the Student Form.
  2. Applicant’s parent/guardian must complete the Parent Form.
  3. Applicants must ask school personnel (principal, guidance counselor, or gifted/talented teacher/specialist) to complete the School Form.
  4. Applicants must ask two teachers, who have taught them in the last twelve months, to each complete a Teacher Recommendation Form. At least one must be an academic class teacher.

Who Sends the Forms?

  • Hard copies of completed Teacher Recommendation Forms and School Forms may be returned to the applicant in a sealed envelope so they can be mailed, unopened, to the OWjL Office by the applicant, along with the Student and Parent Form, or
  • Mailed directly to the OWjL Office by school officials/teachers, or
  • Submitted electronically by school personnel using forms provided on this website.
  • Applicants mail completed hard copies directly to the OWjL Office unless the school is coordinating the application mailing process.

Important Things to Know:

  • Either the applicant or the school may coordinate the application mailing process. However, it is the responsibility of the applicant to ensure that all forms are received by the deadline.
  • Incomplete applications will not be processed.
  • No faxed copies will be accepted.
  • Do not send money with the application.
  • Be considerate of school personnel and request references well in advance of deadlines.
  • Mail your application on time. The number of students who apply exceeds the available spaces and late applications will be added to the wait list.

Deadlines:

  • Postmark or Online - Camper applications must be postmarked or submitted online by January 31, 2018.
  • Financial Aid - by March 1, 2018. If you are applying for financial aid, you must send a completed financial aid application with a copy of the required 2016 IRS tax form. See the scholarships page.

Request an Application by Mail:

To receive information about the next OWjL Camp by mail, click on the link below and submit the form. OWjL respects your privacy and will not sell or trade information submitted.

  • Click here to complete an online form to request an application packet mailed to you.

  • The OWjL Application Packet can also be printed here. This is a PDF that can be printed, completed and mailed to us before the deadline.

Camper Online Forms (complete and submit online):

Note: A valid email address is required for online submissions. Students CANNOT use a school email address. If the student does not have an email outside of school, they can use the email of a parent/guardian. OWjL respects your privacy and will not sell or trade information submitted.

  • OWjL Student/Camper Application Form and Essay Upload (to be completed by the student)
  • OWjL Parent Application Form (to be completed by parent/guardian)
  • OWjL Financial Aid Application Form (to be completed by parent/guardian)
  • OWjL School Form (to be completed by Guidance Counselor, Principal, or Gifted/Talented Teacher) and
  • OWjL Teacher Recommendation Form (to be completed by two of the applicant’s teachers)

 

Camper PDF Forms (to print, complete and mail):

  • OWjL Student/Camper Application Form (to be completed by the student)
  • OWjL Parent Application Form (to be completed by parent/guardian)
  • OWjL Financial Aid Application Form (to be completed by parent/guardian)
  • OWjL School Form (to be completed by Guidance Counselor, Principal, or Gifted/Talented Teacher) and
  • OWjL Teacher Recommendation Form (to be completed by two of the applicant’s teachers)
  • Complete Packet (all above forms in one PDF)

Contact Information

Location

OWjL Camp - OWU
University Hall 024
61 S Sandusky St
Delaware OH 43015
P 740-368-3939
F 740-368-3952
E owjl@owu.edu

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