Partnership for After School Education

Issue 193

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.