Partnership for After School Education

Issue 118

March 15, 2016

In My Words: Free Spring Break Arts Intensive for Young Women

New Settlement Apartments' In My Words is an intensive arts workshop incorporating music, storytelling, and filmmaking for young women ages 12 - 18 in the South Bronx. Offered at no cost to participating girls and young women, In My Words explores the role of the arts in personal growth and community health, and art as a catalyst for social change. The Spring Break arts intensive runs April 25 - 30, 2016 and provides a minimum total of 45 hours of arts training and piece-making in multiple media, including a two-night artist retreat. Application deadline is March 25, 2016.

March 15, 2016

New York On Tech - Tech Flex Leaders Program 2016-2017

New York On Tech is accepting applications for their 2016 - 2017 Tech Flex Leaders program. The Tech Flex Leaders program is an immersive experience for juniors enrolled in a NYC high school. The program offers students access to weekly technology classes, mentorship with technology professionals and access to professional opportunities across NYC technology companies like Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn and more. Application deadline is April 3, 2016.

March 15, 2016

YouthBridge-NY 2-Year Fellowship Application

YouthBridge-NY hosts a two-year Fellowship program where high school juniors and seniors from diverse backgrounds participate in intensive trainings on leadership and diversity. The fellowship begins in late August with an overnight program orientation. Fellows meet twice a month for a variety of workshops where they meet with top NYC leaders, learn how to solve problems in their schools, develop professional skills, and participate in volunteer opportunities. Applications for the 2016-2018 class are now open for 10th graders for participation during their junior and senior years. Applications are considered in the order in which they are received.