Partnership for After School Education


June 06, 2019

Summer 2019 Workshops for Girls & Young Women resources-for-youth

This summer New Settlement is partnering with two other non-profit organizations to bring Arts, Leadership and STEAM opportunities to girls and young women. Shake It Out ‘This Is Me’ Theater & Leadership Program includes theatre games, movement, monologue & poetry writing, storytelling, yoga, basic costume & set design and workshops with guest artists. EDSnaps Summer Workshop Studio Program provides hands on experience in Science, Technology, Engineering, Art & Math, all through engaging activities and trips. EDSnaps aims to diversify the STEM workforce and inspire and empower female-identifying students to become exceptional global STEM community leaders through exposure to real-world snapshots of life-changing STEM career possibilities. Download an application for more information.

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October 01, 2019

Girls Who Code Clubs

Partner with Girls Who Code (GWC) to bring free computer science learning opportunities to your community. Girls Who Code Clubs are free after-school programs for 3rd-5th or 6th-12th grade girls to join a sisterhood of supportive peers and role models and use computer science to change the world. Participants learn hard coding skills and computational thinking as well as project management skills, collaboration, bravery, resilience, and how to positively impact their community. Participants gain access to free resources, flexible plug and play curriculum, funding opportunities, ongoing support, alumni opportunities for young learners, and more! No computer science experience needed to get started since GWC is there for you every step of the way. Apply now with the 15-min Clubs Application or learn more about how to get started by joining the next live 30-min webinar or email clubs@girlswhocode.com.

October 01, 2019

Brooklyn Library Fall Internships for Teens

Brooklyn Public Library is accepting applications for two paid school-year internships for teens at Central Library and the neighborhood branches. Build personal, professional, and creative skills; earn a stipend, volunteer credit hours, and resume-boosting experience; and have fun and meet other teens from across the city. Through Youth Council & Urban Art Jamm teens plan and execute BLP's largest teen event of the year, Urban Art Jamm at Central Library. Participants will build skills in event planning, budgeting, and marketing. Applications due October 15, 2019. Librarians of Tomorrow (LoT) helps teens to build professional skills, experience careers in libraries, and participate in innovative, hands-on projects, working with a mentor. Apply ASAP.

October 01, 2019

NYU Tisch Future Artists Program

NYU Tisch Future Artists Programs are free workshops offered on Saturdays from February - May for students from the Greater New York City Metropolitan Area. The classes are taught by current NYU Tisch Faculty in 8 departments: Dance, Dramatic Writing, Filmmaking, Film Studies, Games, Photography & Imaging, Recorded Music, and Theater. To learn more about the programs, please RSVP for their Open House on October 19, 2019 from 9:30 am - 11:00 am.


October 01, 2019

Life Light Street Productions Street News Network

Life Light Street Productions' Street News Network offers teens and young adults the chance to produce the news they want to see. Participants learn how to film, edit, and produce content while also experiencing field trips, meeting professionals in media and taking part in workshops co-led by their youth leaders. Join them on Thursdays and Saturdays.

October 01, 2019

A Student’s Guide to Your First Year of College

Reach Higher has launched a YouTube learning playlist, “A Student’s Guide to Your First Year of College” made in partnership with YouTube Originals and NowThis. This 10-episode series covers topics ranging from applying for financial aid to picking classes to finding mentors and navigating life on your own for the first time.

September 16, 2019

Fall 2019 Tech Scholars - New-York Historical Society

Tech Scholars provides High school girls (grades 9-12) with the unique opportunity to explore the digital humanities at New-York Historical Society. Participants will have behind-the-scenes access to the Center for Women’s History where they will meet with curators, graduate fellows, and influential women in the technology field. They will also conduct research on the historical figures and events that continue to impact young women today. The program takes place on Thursdays from September 26 - December 19, 2019. Participation is $300 with Family Membership to N-YHS or $350 per student for non-Members. Full and partial scholarship opportunities are available to applicants who have qualified for free or reduced lunch in the past. Learn more and apply!

September 16, 2019

The Leadership Institute, Powered by the Girl Scouts of Greater New York

The Leadership Institute, powered by the Girl Scouts of Greater New York, is a comprehensive and progressive College and Career Readiness program that serves girls across New York City in the 6th-12th grades, encouraging girls to explore cutting-edge fields and succeed in them by applying skills the 21st century increasingly demands—innovation, collaboration, communication and critical- and creative-thinking. Financial Aid is available to cover the application cost and Girl Scout membership. Learn more about the Leadership Institute at an upcoming Information Meeting or Webinar. Applications are due Monday, September 23, 2019.

September 16, 2019

Writers' Open House for Teens in Foster Care

If you're a young person in foster care and you like the idea of writing stories that will help your peers, Represent, Youth Communication's award-winning magazine for youth in care, may be the place for you. Represent's Annual Open House will take place Wednesday, October 2, 2019 from 4:00 pm to 6:00 pm at Youth Communication. Meet writers and learn how you can join. Pizza and refreshments will be served. If you are interested, learn more and RSVP.

September 16, 2019

bbLeaders Fall Cohort

Building Beats has launched a new program initiative called bbLeaders and is currently accepting applications for their fall cohort. bbLeaders is a core group of our current students, alumni and leaders in the youth music community. Through mentorship, workshops, gigs and employment opportunities, Building Beats helps these young leaders take their growth and development to the next level by providing hands on experience in the music world.

August 05, 2019

​Jack Kent Cooke Foundation Scholarships

Jack Kent Cooke Foundation is now accepting applications for two of their scholarships. The College Scholarship Program, due November 13, 2019, is an undergraduate scholarship program available to high-achieving high school seniors with financial need who seek to attend and graduate from the nation's best four-year colleges and universities. The Undergraduate Transfer Scholarship, due November 20, 2019, is a highly selective scholarship for the nation’s top community college students seeking to complete their bachelor’s degrees at four-year colleges or universities. Applications can be accessed via the Common App and the Common App for transfer students.