KODA Campership for Persons of Color 2022


For Persons of Color

Sponsored by Lisa Jacobs and Allen Talbert
For two full KODA camp tuition (total value of each tuition $1150) Applicable to 2022 Children, Youth or Teen KODA camp

*Parent/Guardian/Family member pay the $200 non-refundable deposit at time of registration


To be considered for the merit-based campership, the student should meet all of the following criteria:

  1. Must be a KODA and Person of Color (Ages 8 – 16)*
    1. Must have at least one birth parent or member of family (aunt, uncle, or grandparent)  who is a member of one of the following groups: Black/African American, Hispanic/Latino American, Native NorthAmerican, Asian American, Pacific Islander or any other multi-racial group
    2. Must have at least one family member (or guardian, adoptive parent) who is deaf or hard-of-hearing
  2. Demonstrates good citizenship and is involved in school activities. *
  3. Has never attended Camp Mark Seven.
  4. Submit a written (one page) or ASL video (up to 2 minutes) essay stating why he/she/they desires to attend the KODA Camp at CM7 and explain why.

Application deadline is May 1, 2022.

Submit completed application form to Campership Committee at. M7DFtreasurer@campmark7.org

* Students may provide documentation for proof of residency for #1, and teachers can provide a letter of recommendation for the student for #2.

  • Selection of the student/child to receive the Camperships will be made by the Mark Seven Deaf Foundation (M7DF) Board or a duly appointed Committee thereof. Such decision by the Board or Committee is in the sole discretion of M7DF and is final.