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You’re invited to our Open House at Stanford University!
Come experience a piece of our innovative summer camp courses and learn more about how to prepare your student for the careers of the future. At this event, you’ll be able to purchase a ticket for your child to experience 4 incredible activities guided by an instructor. Plus, they’ll get some goodies to take home! The value of each ticket purchased can be used as a credit towards a summer camp registration.
- 3D model your own printable keychain or trinket.
- Create a short stop-animation video.
- Experience the future of AR and dive into some game and level design principles using Fortnite Creative.
- Make your own beats and loops using Ableton Live.
If your children will be participating in the events, please purchase the General Admission + Activity Booths ticket type for them, and the General Admission tickets for any accompanying guardians.
Free tickets are available for those who just want to learn more about our camps and meet our staff! We’ll be hosting the Open House from 10 am to 3 pm.
All attendees will be entered into a raffle to win some great prizes!
- First Prize: One week course at Digital Media Academy at Stanford for Summer 2019 (does not include overnight and meals)
- Second Prize: Lego NXT Kit (pre-tested)
- Third Prize: Digital Media Academy exclusive Patagonia backpack
- Fourth Prize: Digital Media Academy Battery Pack
At Digital Media Academy, we’re proud to offer financial assistance to our students. With over $200,000 in aid provided to our students in 2018 alone, we are excited to help motivate the next generation of creators, makers, and thinkers. Applications for 2019 Financial Assistance will be open from January 15, 2019 – May 15, 2019.
To setup a Payment Plan, send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org or call (866) 656-3342. Note: A 20% non-refundable deposit is required. The remaining balance must be paid in monthly installments to be charged to the credit card on file on the 10th of the month.
Download the Free Activity Guide: Draw with Programming
Start learning at home today with a free activity guide from Digital Media Academy and discover how to draw using the Processing programming language. This guide is perfect for learning at home as you get ready for camp this summer!
Note: This activity requires users to visit processing.org to use Processing. Don’t worry – it’s totally free!
Get a Tax Credit
If you’re registering a student under the age of 13 for camp this summer, you may be able to apply tuition paid toward the child and dependent care credit.
From the IRS website: “The cost of day camp can count as an expense towards the child and dependent care credit. Expenses for overnight camps do not qualify. The credit is generally 20% to 35% of non-reimbursed expenses; up to $3000 in expenses for one child and up to $6000 for two or more children. The actual credit is also based on your income.”
DMA does not offer tax advice. Consult your accountant or tax professional before filing.