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YouSTEM is a free web resource for K-12 students to find out about local programs in science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) subjects. Most of the programs listed are free too! To start, click on your subject areas of interest, or filter based on type location, and age.

Intern / Lab Volunteer

Becoming an intern or lab volunteer is your backstage pass to finding out what scientists, mathematicians, and engineers do every day. You can contribute to real projects and get one-on-one job training.

Guided Labs

Guided labs are a great way to get hands-on experience and meet new friends. You can perform science experiments and work on engineering projects while having fun and learning with other students.

Lecture / Seminar

Lectures and seminars give you a front row seat to the latest breakthroughs in topics like medicine and technology. You can learn about the science, math, and engineering behind these advances from an expert in the field.

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NatureBridge Teen Environmental Education Mentorship (TEEM) - Marin

Intern / Lab Volunteer. Grades 9-12;
Biology.
$350 stipend; Program dates Check official program website; Applications due Apr 3, 2015, 12:00 AM

The Teen Environmental Education Mentorship (TEEM) is a paid internship in environmental education and leadership for San Francisco and Marin High School Students.Through TEEM; participants discover their inner strengths as leaders, their ability...

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Bay Area Science Festival

Guided Labs, Lecture / Seminar. Grades 6-8;
Biology, Chemistry, Physics, Computer Science, Engineering, Math.
$0 stipend; Program is year-round; No application necessary (check back for next year's date)

Our mission is to celebrate the Bay Area’s scientific wonders, resources, and opportunities by exploring the role of science, engineering, and technology locally & in the world. (Text adapted or taken from website.)

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Expanding Your Horizons Conference - UC Berkeley

Lecture / Seminar. Grades 6-8;
Biology, Chemistry, Physics, Computer Science, Engineering, Math.
$0 stipend; Program dates Check official program website; Applications due Check official program website

"A day-long event for over 300 young women to explore their interest in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) careers through hands-on workshops, a keynote speaker and a STEM-themed raffle! Expanding Your Horizons is an...

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Summer Math and Science Honors Academy (SMASH)

Lecture / Seminar. Grades 9-12;
Biology, Chemistry, Physics, Computer Science, Engineering, Math.
$0 stipend; Program dates Check official program website; Applications due Check official program website

SMASH is a three-year summer enrichment program for high-achieving, low-income students from the Bay Area that wish to excel in science, math, engineering, and technology (STEM). The summer program runs for 5 weeks each summer, usually in July and...

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Introductory College Level Experience in Microbiology (iCLEM)

Intern / Lab Volunteer. Grades 9-12;
Biology, Chemistry, Engineering.
$2,000 stipend; Program lasts Jun 15 - Aug 7, 2015; Applications due Mar 1, 2015, 12:00 AM

"iCLEM is an eight-week paid summer biotech internship program for high-potential, low income high school sophomores and juniors. Developed in partnership with UC Berkeley and the Joint BioEnergy Institute, the program seeks to broaden students'...

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Champions of Science

Guided Labs, Lecture / Seminar. Grades 6-8;
Biology, Chemistry, Physics.
$0 stipend; Program is year-round; Applications due Check official program website

Champions of Science is an after-school program that meets one day per week. Students work both inside and outside of the classrooms, investigating age appropriate topics such as earth sciences, climate education, Nano technology, space...

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Discovery Days at AT&T Park

Guided Labs. Grades 6-8;
Biology, Chemistry, Physics, Computer Science.
FREE; Program dates Check official program website; No application necessary

"AT&T Park becomes a science wonderland when the Bay Area Science Festival concludes again with this FREE science extravaganza. The entire ballpark is packed to the rafters with science content: on the field, at every entry/exit, and every level...

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Fun With Science Field Trips

Guided Labs. Grades K-5;
Chemistry, Physics.
FREE; Program is year-round; Applications due Check official program website

Fun With Science is a lively science demonstration program for fifth graders (other ages enjoy it too.) This program is offered on Monday through Friday mornings during the school year. One class at a time is scheduled to provide ample opportunity...

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Stanford Institutes of Medicine Summer Research Program (SIMR)

Intern / Lab Volunteer, Lecture / Seminar. Grades 9-12;
Biology, Chemistry, Physics, Engineering.
FREE; Program lasts Jun 15 - Aug 16, 2015; Applications due Feb 21, 2015, 12:00 AM (check back for next year's date)

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...

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Stanford Medical Youth Science Program (SMYSP) Summer Residential Program

Intern / Lab Volunteer, Guided Labs, Lecture / Seminar. Grades 9-12;
Biology.
FREE; Program lasts Jun 21 - Jul 26, 2015; Applications due Check official program website

The Summer Residential Program offers students an intense and rewarding educational experience. Staff members work with each student’s innate talents to broaden understanding of the basic sciences, health and social sciences. Students attend...

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