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Camp RISE Application Is Now Open!

Filling out this form does NOT guarantee acceptance to the program. PLEASE READ EVERYTHING BELOW:

If you are attempting to sign up more than one child, each child will need their own submission with a unique email address. Please ensure these are valid email addresses you can access as you will need this email for next steps. If your child is selected, you will be notified via email with next steps. This may take 2-4 weeks as we process a high number of applications. Ensure the email you are submitting is a valid email address you can access.

We are using a new application system so none of your information is saved from previous forms, you will need to complete new applications. This system does not send confirmation emails, so do not be alarmed if you do not receive an email. DOUBLE CHECK YOUR EMAIL IS SPELLED CORRECTLY!

Your camper MUST meet our eligibility requirements:

  • Age 10-13
  • City of Milwaukee resident
  • Enrolled in an MPS school

If you have questions you can email or call 414-270-1700. 




Camp RISE is a free summer enrichment and career exploration program that aims to provide Milwaukee youth with the tools to become leaders in their community. Camp RISE is an Earn & Learn initiative developed in partnership with Milwaukee Public Schools, Milwaukee Recreation and the City of Milwaukee.

Camp RISE will include evidence-based youth leadership curriculum to empower participants to help them make positive decisions and contribute to a better society. The 6-week camp programming will include:

  • Field trips across the city
  • Career exploration
  • Beautifying Milwaukee through community projects
  • Building teamwork skills
  • Inspirational speakers
  • Monetary stipend for participation
  • Lasting memories and relationships!

Youth age 14-24 can apply now for Earn & Learn​!

Thank you for your interest in Camp RISE! When we RISE together, we are all stronger.




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Phone: (414) 270-1700Fax: (414) 225-2375

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