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ESPORTS SUMMER CAMP

AGES: 10 – 18

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ESPORTS SUMMER CAMP 

This camp offers a unique opportunity to take your game to the next level. The goal of the summer camp is to help mold you into the best player you can be while helping you unlock your potential. With nearly $9 million dollars worth of scholarships being awarded from over 80 universities in the United States and $1 billion of prize money handed out in 2019, there is no denying that esports is a booming industry.

With that in mind, we created an immersive esports summer program designed to give participants a complete overview of the esports ecosystem. Students will have the opportunity to experience a range of games like Fortnite, Minecraft, DOTA 2, Overwatch, Starcraft, Rocket League, FIFA, Apex Legends and many more. During each session, students and instructors will choose their favorite game and train for an end of session tournament that culminates in a professional-grade, live-streamed championship match.

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Location: Villanova University
Ages: 10 – 18
Session One: June 28 – July 4
Session Two: July 5 – July 11
Session Three: July 12 – July 18
Session Four: July 19 – Jul 25
Session Five: July 26 – August 1
Session Length: 7 Days

Special pricing available for early registration.

Day Tuition: $625
Residential Tuition: $2,150

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The Esports Summer Camp will consist of three major components:

  1. Recreational play with professional instruction
  2. Interactive lecture series focusing on career development within the ecosystem of esports
  3. Tournament training and competition

During the esports summer camp students will:

  • Train with former professional gamers who have built their careers in the industry
  • Improve their level of play through skill and strategy
  • Identify their gaming strengths
  • Design, compete in and produce a professional grade championship tournament event
  • Explore collegiate and professional opportunities within the ecosystem of esports
  • Delve into all facets of the industry, through exposure to industry giants and workshops with industry professionals
  • Gain insight into career networking, esports team building, media exposure, tournament marketing and the business of esports

Beyond Strategic and Tactical Gaming Skills Players Learn:

  • Motivation
  • Decision making
  • Teamwork
  • Focus
  • Mental toughness
  • Productive thinking
  • Self-confidence
  • Perceptional-cognitive skills
  • Personal development

INSIGHTS INTO INDUSTRY GIANTS

Riot Games

Tencent

Activision Blizzard

Valve

Electronic Arts

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“Overwatch has given Zack a platform to learn how to guide and lead a team to success. Developing game strategies and interpreting statistics has sharpened his analytical thinking.”

Liz Lombardo, Fusion University Parent

“These camps are a great way to offer young people a dedicated space to develop their skills and understand the sport in an environment where you are playing, practicing and having fun.”

Chris R.

“The camp directly introduces participants to professionals in the industry from teams to players and owners which really provides an invaluable experience for those wanting career in esports.”

Chris R. , AC Sports Club

SCHEDULE OF A DAY

This is a sample schedule. For more details on the 2020 schedule, see below.

  • 8:15am Breakfast

  • 9:15am Day Student Arrival

  • 9:30am Morning Instruction

  • 12:00pm Lunch

  • 1:00pm Afternoon Instruction

  • 4:00pm Transport to Campus

  • 4:15pm Day Student Departure

  • 6:00pm Dinner

  • 6:45pm Evening Activities

JKCP’s Ultimate Guide to Esports

We’ve created the Ultimate Guide to Esports that includes everything you need to know about Esports. It’s designed for parents, beginning gamers, and aspiring professional Esport players. Get info, tips and expert insights for mastering Esports.

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LIFE ON CAMPUS

College Life. From meeting your new roommate, walking around the beautiful campus and eating in the dining halls, you’ll get a taste of what life as a college student is really like. You’ll love the modern facilities, air-conditioned dorms, snack shops, WiFi and state-of-the-art athletic spaces.

International Experience. About 40% of students come from around the world to join us at JKCP each summer. Every year we hear how much students enjoy meeting people from all over the country and the world and how it opened their eyes to different parts of the globe.

Trips & Activities. One of the best parts of JKCP is the activities. Every evening is a planned event. Sometimes we stay on campus, and other nights we’ll travel to a local venue for an off-campus activity. Trips are offered every Saturday to regional destinations of your choice. And Sundays are for exploring the Philadelphia region.

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2020 DATES & PRICES

$2,150 per week for 1 week

$2,100 per week for 2 weeks

$2,050 per week for 3+ weeks

  • Rooming
  • On-campus meals
  • Afternoon and evening activities
  • Over five hours of instruction every day
  • Guest appearances
  • Course materials
  • Weekend stay

  • $100 Application Fee: Waived for 2020
  • Weekend Stay: $225 per weekend
  • Optional services such as laundry, linen and airport transportation
  • Meals during weekend trips and off-campus weekday dinners

Residential students arrive on Sundays and depart on Saturday mornings.

$625 per week for 1 week

$610 per week for 2 weeks

$590 per week for 3+ weeks

  • Lunch
  • Over five hours of instruction every day
  • Guest appearances
  • Course materials

  • $50 Application Fee: Waived for 2020
  • Extended day option: $30 per day (Allows day students to join us for dinner and evening activities Monday through Friday.)

AGES 10 – 18

June 28 – August 1 | Drop-off 9:15 | Pick-up 4:15 | Villanova University

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