Jr. Meteorologist

Jr. Meteorologist

Does your child show an interest in lightening, snow, hurricanes, and tornados? Would they like the opportunity to learn more about weather and become a "Jr. Meteorologist?" If so, your child could win a seat in Southeast Missouri State University's " Jr. Meteorologist" camp taught by meteorologist Jason Lindsey .    

This course is offered as part of the Horizons summer youth program and is from June 19th-23rd. To enter your child, have them compose a 200-word essay explaining their interest in weather and why he/she would like to be a "Jr. Meteorologist."  The Contest is open to any child age 9-14. Winner will be announced June 14th. 

A panel at SEMO will judge essays and prizes will be awarded as follows.

  • 1st Place - "Horizons Jr. Meteorologist" Camp free of charge ($110 value)
  • 2nd Place - Horizons T-shirt
  • 3rd Place - Horizons T-shirt
All entries should be sent by mail to the following address by June 9th.

Horizons Contest   
C/O Extended and Continuing Education
Southeast Missouri State University
One University Plaza - MS 6850
Cape Girardeau, MO 63701
Or send via email to  coned@semo.edu  

This is a morning-only camp and students are responsible for transportation to and from the Southeast Campus.