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Write an essay that explains how you are being BRAVE against bullying in your school to win tickets to see Spider-Man Turn off the Dark on Broadway! See the UFT flyer for complete details. Entry forms and essays must be received by the UFT no later than Dec. 15, 2013. Entry form
College Programs and Fairs
FAFSA How-To Guide
Are you worred about filling out the FAFSA (also known as the Free Application for Federal Student Aid)? See How to Fill Out the FAFSA Step-by-Step for free advice.
NYC College Line
Do you have questions about college? Look to NYC College Line for application and admissions procedures, how to pay for college, and how to succeed!
College Night at Lehman for College-Bound Students with Disabilities and their Families
Explore how Lehman College and the CUNY system can support YOU! This citywide event will help students with disabilities and their families make well-informed decisions about transitioning to college. Tuesday, December 3, 2013 from 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM Click here to register and for complete information including directions to Lehman College in the Bronx.
Programs & Internships
Emoti-Con NYC A-Team
Are you interested in event planning and technology? Consider joining the A-Team! If you're in grades 9-12 and would like to help plan the 2014 Emoti-Con June event, see the attached flyer for more information. The team meets on Thursday afternoons at 4:30pm. The deadline to sign up is on Thursday, December 5th.
Metropolitan Museum of Art Paid Internships
The Metropolitan Museum of Art is currently accepting applications for the Spring 2014 High School Internship Program. Applicants must be in 11th or 12th grade at a Title I High School. Click here for more details and to apply online. The deadline for application is January 15, 2014.
Brooklyn Botanic Garden Apprentice Program
Are you interested in urban agriculture and the environment? Consider joining the Brooklyn Botanic Garden Apprentice Program! This 9 month commitment, open to 8th-11th graders, is now accepting applications. Applications are due December 4th and can be found here.
Global Kids Internships
Gain experience at an educational nonprofit in fundraising, communications, program development or administrative assistance. Interested applicants can send their resume along with a cover letter to email@example.com. Click here for more information.
Brooklyn Green Teens
If you're between the ages of 13 and 17 and interested in earning community service credits while helping the environment, consider joining Brooklyn Green Teens! For registration and more information, click on the flyer for this ongoing program.
Rubin Museum of Art Teen Programs
The Rubin Museum of Art offers many fun, unique teen programs throughout the year. To learn more, visit their webpage!
Willie Mae Rock Camp for Girls
Check out the current list of programming at Willie Mae Rock Camp for Girls! Visit their webpage to find out more information and sign up to rock out!
Brooklyn Museum Internship Programs
The Brooklyn Museum has various internship opportunities through out the year. Find more details and applications here.
Youth Programs at Cooper-Hewitt
Applications are now available for the youth programs at Cooper-Hewitt. Learn more about the programs here.
American Museum of Natural History After School Programs
Are you interested in the sciences? If so, consider applying for the American Museum of Natural History after school program! Applications and additional information can be found here.
The Ranger Conservation Corps
Calling all teens interested in nature and the environment! The Ranger Conservation Corps (RCC) allows you to earn community service hours during either the spring or fall. Click here for application information, or call 311 (or 212-NEW-YORK outside NYC) and ask for the Urban Park Rangers.
High School Information
NYC High School Application Process
Gearing up toward applying for high school? This link has information to help you navigate the process.
High School Admissions
Do you have questions about the admissions process for NYC high schools? If so, check out the NYC Department of Education's choices and enrollment high school page! For more information, you can call 718-935-2399 or email HS_Enrollment@schools.nyc.gov .
New York City has public high schools with every imaginable theme, a dizzying array of application requirements, and charter schools galore. Choosing from one of NYC's over 400 public high schools can be a real task. How do you decide where you go to school? A group of NYC public high school students, the Center for Urban Pedagogy (CUP), the Resilience Advocacy Project (RAP), and teaching artist Douglas Paulson investigated the high school application process and made a website to help break it down to middle school students, parents, and guidance counselors.