5 Unique Student Opportunities
This week we've handpicked 5 unique student opportunities in various fields. We hope these resources are helpful tools in your academic journey!
2022 Junior Scientist Training Program - The Scripps Research high school summer program focuses on training students in basic laboratory techniques and the use of equipment to collect data. Students will design and work on a small research project and present their findings to their peers as a poster presentation at the conclusion of the program before receiving their certificate of completion.
Smithsonian Digital Volunteers offers exciting programs, from transcribing historical documents to tracking changes in coastal environments. This is a great way to be involved with a reputable organization and gain unique work experiences.
Hugo Mentors is dedicated to nurturing mentor-mentee relationships. By connecting high school students with professors at top universities, students are able to pursue further research in a unique interest.
Brown's Pre-College Program offers various summer programs for high school students. This unique opportunity allows high schoolers to experience a taste of college life at an Ivy League university. Courses run from 1 to 6 weeks long.
L.A. Works Volunteer Associate Internship L.A. Works is an L.A. based nonprofit that focuses on meeting community needs through hands-on service. Areas of interest include: educational equity, food insecurity and mental health, homelessness, and environmental justice. Volunteer associates work closely with the directors and staff of each department on mission-critical projects as well as new initiatives. Associates also have a chance to participate in the planning and implementation of large-scale community service projects.