All Opportunities


STEM

NYU ARISE

Application Deadline: March 6th, 2021

This free program is for students with interest in STEM. This mostly virtual, seven-week program includes a 5-week research experience in NYU faculty labs. Participants will contribute to the lab’s research objectives, which span engineering, life sciences, and computer & data sciences.

Other

Warners Bros Scholar + Internship

Application Deadline: February 22, 2021

Warner Bros awards the Animation/Hanna-Barbera Honorship to graduating high school seniors passionate about animations. The Animation/Hanna-Barbera Honorship that includes a scholarship and four full-time paid internships and program graduates will be eligible for full-time positions at Warner Bros

NY Bioforce

Biomedical Research

Application Deadline: March 1st, 2021

The Bioforce program offers NYC students a foundation of life science research skills. Phase I of the program is training and covering the basics of experimental biology, lab safety, and more. Phase II sees students placed in internships working with a grad student/mentor on research project daily.

STEM

Carnegie Mellon Programs

Application Deadline: March 10, 2021

The Summer Academy for Math and Science (SAMS) will allow students to develop a deeper understanding in areas such as mathematics, biology, and physics via traditional classroom instruction, through hands-on projects, and engagement with world-renowned faculty.

Finance

The Teen Trillionare

Application Deadline: Open

The Teen Trillionaire helps provide teenagers with the resources to become more financially independent. They provide teens with someone to listen to their needs and guide them accordingly. Teenagers will be ready to take control of their credit score, insurance, or future student loans.

Healthcare

NIH Biomedical Research

Application Deadline: Open

High School SIP provides a summer of working at the NIH with some of the leading scientists in the world, in an environment devoted exclusively to biomedical research. The NIH consists of the 240-bed Mark O. Hatfield Clinical Research Center and more than 1150 laboratories/research projects located.

STEM

NASA Intern

Application Deadline: Open

Being an intern at NASA is a great way to gain work experience! Working at NASA can mean anything from learning how to use a 3-D printer to extensively mapping out a terrain using computer software. There is an NYC location at Columbia University.

STEM & Medical

Perry Outreach Program

Application Deadline: TBA 2021

"Participants perform mock orthopaedic surgeries and conduct biomechanical engineering experiments, while also hearing from prominent women engineers and surgeons in the field." (The Perry Initiative, 2020)

Mathematics

PROMYS

Application Deadline: March 15, 2021

PROMYS is designed to encourage high school students to explore the creative world of mathematics in a community of peers, counselors, research mathematicians, and visiting scientists. They are interested in increasing diversity in mathematics and science and technology opportunities more broadly.

STEM

Robotics for All

Application Deadline: Open

Robotics for All is a 501(c)3 nonprofit organization that provides STEM education to students. Their instructors are in charge of leading classes two twice a week for eight weeks. Teacher assistants help the instructors run the classes. All volunteers are able to gain community service hours.

Healthcare

Summer Neuroscience Program (SNP)

Application Deadline: Mar 21, 2021

The Summer Neuroscience Program (SNP) at The Rockefeller University is a two-week course aimed at introducing NYC public high school students to the brain. Students visit research laboratories, dissect brains, and design and conduct neuroscience experiments.

STEM

Columbia SHAPE

Application Deadline: March 25, 2021

Columbia Engineering Summer High School Academic Program for Engineers is a summer high school program. It is geared toward local students who have demonstrated an interest in STEM. Each 3-week session offers college-level courses in engineering, which are complemented by electives & workshops.

Civil Services

Detester Magazine Team Members

Application Deadline: Open

Detester Magazine, founded in 2019, is a space and platform in which active minority young confront important socio-political issues through creative expression. We have leadership and staff positions available including content creators, website designers, and social media coordinators.

STEM RESEARCH

HK Maker Lab

Application Deadline: March 28, 2021

The HK Maker Lab is a 6 week summer program to learn the foundations of design. Focusing on addressing a health problem, participants will create a biomedical device and develop a business plan. The program will culminate in a presentation to leading executives in the biomedical community.

Other

SF Writing Program

Application Deadline: Open

This program was created by award-winning teen writer, Sarah Frank! The SF Writing Program is a free self-paced program for aspiring writers! There are worksheets, questions, advice, activities, and techniques for many topics including plot, characters, pacing, poetry, and more!

Healthcare

CDC Disease Detective Camp

Application Deadline: April 2, 2021

The CDC Museum Disease Detective Camp teaches the field of public health and the science of epidemiology. It includes, but is not limited to, research, data collection, data analysis, and health education.

Civil Services

QuaranTEEN Readers

Application Deadline: Open

A reader would upload weekly reading videos onto their Kids/Parents page! These videos are meant for children, but the books can be at any reading level and any language: if you can speak languages outside of English and would be willing to read in multiple languages, that would be great!

Civil Services

Kara Tutoring

Application Deadline: Open

If you did well on your SAT, ACT, and APs, look into becoming a tutor for Kara Tutoring! It is an international student-run tutoring initiative dedicated to providing free one-to-one tutoring for students in financial need. if you are looking for free tutoring, Kara Tutoring is for you as well!

Other

Detester Magazine

Application Deadline: Open

Detester is a youth-led platform dedicated to amplifying BIPOC youth activism and socio-political issues. They believe that art and writing are powerful mediums for change. They advocate issues that affect BIPOC communities, whether it concerns politics, society, culture, mental health, etc.

Civil Services

Online Student Volunteer Tutors

Application Deadline: Open

Learn To Be is committed to help K-12 underserved youth in math, science, reading and writing. Tutors can teach wherever and whenever is most convenient. In joining this community, you will be able to connect with PhD's, NASA scientists, engineers, writers and historians in our community.

STEM

Computer Science for Cyber Security (CS4CS)

Application Deadline: April 12, 2021

Computer Science for Cyber Security is a summer program providing an introduction to cybersecurity and computer science at NYU’s Tandon School of Engineering. Students will tackle topics such as digital forensics, steganography, and cryptography.

Civil Services

We Rise Above Team Members

Application Deadline: Open

We Rise Above is a student-led organization that educates students about sexual harassment/ assault/domestic violence. Volunteers can work with different companies to raise awareness through workshops, seminars, interviews, blogs, and more.

Medical

Vitality Volunteers

Application Deadline: Open

Vitality Volunteers aims to help connect volunteers to global organization dedicated to improve the health of the community and increase awareness of diseases. Vitality volunteers will help by participating in a range of events and tasks such as fundraisers and campaigns.

Civil Services

Music Tutors

Application Deadline: Open

Become an online music tutor for students grades K-12. Gain experience with tutoring, collaboration, volunteering and leadership. Give back to the community during these uncertain times, and share your love of music!

Medical

Maimonides Medical Center

Application Deadline: Open

"Our primary goal is to meet the needs of the patients who depend on the hospital for their well-being. As a volunteer, your greatest satisfaction will come from knowing that you are helping others in the community.” (Maimonides, 2020)

Other

SportHi Ambassadors

Application Deadline: Open

SportsHi is a high school sports network, empowering students to be active and engaged with both sports and their communities. As an ambassador, you are expected to create promotional content and learn skills about social media, marketing and design.

Medical

Grise for Aphasia Volunteer

Application Deadline: Open

Aphasia is a disorder where there is neurological damage that causes the inability to produce speech and often writing. Grise for Aphasia's mission is to spread awareness for aphasia and to take action to create a impact. They are accepting applications for people to join their efforts.