Youth Programs

Youth Programs

Welcome to Youth Programs

A message from our UNCW Youth Programs staff.


MarineQuest Summer 2021

The MarineQuest team is currently planning for Summer 2021. Based on current information related to the pandemic, we are preparing three different camp options to make sure we are ready to offer your child the best summer experience possible.  These options include in person, hybrid, and online camps.  As the pandemic situation changes, our Summer 2021 plans will be updated. We appreciate your patience.


  • IF In-Person ...
    • With CDC, state and university guidance, we have permission to operate face-to-face in all programming spaces to include classrooms, labs, field sites and vehicles. We will implement best practices related to social distancing, hygiene and safety protocols.
  • IF Hybrid ...
    • The CDC, state and university have provided permission for us to program out-of-doors in small groups with social distancing protocols in place.  Hybrid programs will take place online with a morning out-of-doors option for participants who live within commuting distance.
  • IF Online Only ...
    • The CDC, state and university have not provided permission for any face-to-face programming due to safety concerns.
To explore our 2021 summer camps, please click on the program below: