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Paid and Unpaid Internships are a great way to learn about different careers, as well as get experience that you can include on your resume and college applications.
Service - Volunteer work presents a great opportunity for SJP students to prepare for the future, as well as to improve their community. In addition to boosting socializing skills and awareness of local organizations and social issues, students who volunteer often may have an advantage over their peers when headed off to college.
ACT FAST: STEAM OPPORTUNITIES
Metropolitan Museum of Art: This exciting program offers paid opportunities for students who will be rising juniors or rising seniors during the summer of the internship. It allows students to connect with arts, museum, and creative professionals as they develop professional skills, network, and gain work experience.
Welcome to Camp Neuro!
Applications Open in early February for Camp Neuro and Camp Cardiac, both run by local medical students in over 30 cities nationwide. These two programs serve as an ideal introduction for any high school student interested in exploring a career in medicine or psychology.
Apply to the SHAPE Program! Columbia's Fu Foundation School of Engineering and Applied Science Summer High School Academic Program for Engineers (SHAPE) is a selective summer program for rising high school sophomores, juniors, and seniors geared toward local students who have demonstrated an interest in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM). Should you have questions, please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
GIRLS WHO CODE SUMMER IMMERSION PROGRAM (SIP) - This free 7-week SIP application is available beginning mid-January. Sign up to be on the mailing list to get an early notification.
The Columbia University Science Honors Program - Grades 9-11 may apply. Due no later than February 28, 2019
The Brown Scholars program is a 2+ year intensive focused on the intersection of computer science and science for high school girls. It is tuition-free thanks to a generous grant from the Helen Gurley Brown Revocable Trust. Due March 19.
Saltz Internship Program: Application due early March What would it be like to dissect a telescope? How do snakes see in the dark? Which creatures in the ocean provide over 50% of the oxygen that we breathe? Have you ever held a creature that could kill 30 people? Come explore these topics and more at interactive carts in the Museum’s most popular Halls. Very competitive program and opens the door for many other programs!
Cyber Math Academy will be held at Harvard or Stanford University. The deadline for scholarships is March 24. See Application
Artslife, our paid summer internship. This is a 7-week high school internship that takes place during the summer from July to August. Applications are due March 31.
ALLSTAR CODE is a summer intensive 6-week computer science coding program that provides young men of color with the skills, network, and mindset they need to be coders, makers, and entrepreneurs. Applications are due March 28, 2019.
RECESS I and II Internship Programs take place over Winter and Spring breaks. RECESS offers students an intensive look into how museums work, crafting a tour narrative, and special behind the scenes access. It’s especially helpful for high school juniors and seniors. https://madmuseum.org/learn/recess-internship
NYC Dept of Design and Construction - During the summer of 2019 the New York City Department of Design and Construction (DDC), in partnership with the NYC Department of Youth and Community Development (NYC DYCD), will offer a paid summer internship for forty (40) talented NYC high school students to work full-time in house at the New York City Department of Design and Construction.
The High School Summer Internship Program is designed for students interested in pursuing careers in architecture, engineering, building trades, public administration, business administration or information technology.
Museum of Natural History
Are you interested in the sciences? There are courses in anthropology, astrophysics, earth science, genetics, biodiversity, and more. Each course makes use of the Museum's unique resources through hall visits, lab and collections tours, talks and lectures by scientists, and hands-on activities.
Each session is five weeks long, and courses meet once or twice a week from 4:30 - 6:30 PM. Students may attend only one course per session. These courses are free of charge!
Museum Finance Academy (First Come, First Serve) - MFA
has an 8-week financial education course offered to 11th and 12th graders free of charge. In the Museum Finance Academy (MFA), students will be taught the basics of personal finance, including how to aspire to financial independence, develop an appreciation for savings, make financial goals and learn to avoid scams. Upon successful completion of the course, all students will receive a certificate. The top student(s) of the semester will be awarded a partial college scholarship.
Students must register and are admitted on a first come, first served basis. Application
NASA, Texas Space Grant Consortium, and The University of Texas at Austin Center for Space Research Summer Intern Program is a nationally competitive STEM program for high school students. The program provides selected students with exposure to Earth and space research. Interns will learn how to interpret NASA satellite data while working with scientists and engineers in their chosen area of work.
Ladders for Leaders is a nationally recognized program that offers high school and college students the opportunity to participate in paid professional summer internships with leading corporations, non-profit organizations, and government agencies in New York City.
Homework Helpers at Variety Boy's and Girl's Club
Grades 1-4, between 3:30-4:30pm: Monday- Friday
21-12 30th Road
LIC, NY 11102
Contact Ms. Prager in 201S