SIMR – Stanford Institutes of Medicine Summer Research Program

The program is an eight-week program in which high school students from diverse backgrounds are invited to perform basic research with Stanford faculty, postdoctoral fellows, students and researchers on a medically-oriented project. The goals of the program include increasing interest in biological sciences and medicine in high school students, helping students to understand how scientific research… Read More

Stanford Medical Youth Science Program

The SMYSP Summer Residential Program (SRP) is an annual science- and medicine-based enrichment program open to low-income and ethnically diverse high school sophomores and juniors who live in northern and central California. Ten Stanford undergraduate counselors guide 24 students through a 5-week residential program held on the Stanford University campus. Hospital internships, anatomy laboratories, and… Read More

Youth Umpiring Program

Program                                                                                                                                               San Francisco Little League is a youth baseball program for residents of San Francisco age 6-18. Youth umpires are used in the majority of our kid-pitch divisions. Games are played at fields across the City on weeknights (usually 5:30) and all day on weekends. Requirements                                                                                                                          Candidates for the youth umpire program must be willing… Read More

C.I.T.Y. Teen Internship Program

The C.I.T.Y. (Creative Inspiration Through Youth) Teen Program is an employment opportunity designed specifically for high school students (ages 14-17) with opportunities for promotion through their first two years of college. It combines job experience with a mentoring environment, providing useful skills often unseen among students at this age. C.I.T.Y. Guides are leaders, role models,… Read More

Girls on Ice

                Girls on Ice is a unique, FREE, wilderness science education program for high school girls that takes place in the North Cascades in Washington state and on a glacier in Alaska. Each year a team of 9 teenage girls and 3 instructors spend 11 days exploring and… Read More

Joint Science Education Project

Available Trips Greenland Research Tour 12-21 July 2012: 9 days involving trips to scientific research field stations around Kangerlussuaq, Greenland and on the ice sheet in Greenland. Greenland Field School 29 June – 12 July 2012: 14 days conducting independent research in the Kangerlussuaq area of Greenland with the guidance of teachers and scientists. Note:… Read More