Wednesday, April 27, 2016

CoLab 2016 -- Free Programming for ages 15-20

”Before I came to CoLab I was losing my inspiration. This really inspired me to get back into making art.“
— Jon, age 17, CoLab Student

About CoLab
Immerse yourself in art and technology at CoLab, CultureHub’s free summer intensive workshops for young artists ages 15–20. At CoLab, you’ll create your own projects in collaboration with professional artists and technology experts. Over the course of nine exciting days, you’ll explore interdisciplinary art forms, themes, and techniques in fun, hands-on modules. Working with your peers, you’ll create an original piece to share with friends, family, and the community at the end of the program.
CoLab 2016 will be from Tuesday, July 5 – Friday, July 15. See module info, application links and FAQ at

Friday, April 8, 2016

Do Something Paid Internships

Do Something offers a wide range of summer internships that run from June 6th to August 12th. During the internship you will receive $3,000 stipend and/or school credit, two 30-day unlimited MetroCards for travel and the chance to work in a super fun and positive work environment.
For more details and to apply, visit:

Thursday, April 7, 2016

Waterfront Scholars

Upcoming Watefront Conference Event:
Waterfront Scholars

Calling all college students! What does it mean to you to live in a coastal city in the 21st century? What do you think we should do to make sure our waterfronts are accessible, resilient, and ecologically healthy? Let us know in 250 words or less by applying to become a 2016 Waterfront Scholar.

Internship -- Futures and Options

Calling NYC high school juniors and seniors! Futures and Options has a paid six-week internship program that provides mentoring and career readiness workshops.
Apply online at Application for their summer internships will be accepted through April 15.

Wednesday, April 6, 2016

New York City Department of Design and Construction (DDC) - High School Interns

During the summer of 2016, the New York City Department of Design and Construction (DDC), in partnership with DYCD, will offer a summer internship program for forty talented NYC high school students to work full-time, in-house, at DDC.
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.
Deadline to apply is April 15th. For more information, visit:

Tuesday, April 5, 2016

Summer Internship at the Brooklyn Navy Yard

Brooklyn Navy Yard
The Brooklyn Navy yard is offering a summer internship opportunity to young adults attending or entering college. The goal of the program is to provide worthwhile work experiences for college students living in the communities surrounding the Brooklyn Navy Yard. Application deadline is April 29th.
For more information, visit:

Friday, April 1, 2016

Join the Parents of NY Teens Community

Tying to decide on a high school? Pick a tutor? Apply to college?
Need some parenting perspective?

Here's how to join the list : 

Send an email to
Click a link in the return email or hit reply and send back the confirmation.


Go directly to
and click the join this group link on that page.


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