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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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Introductory College Level Experience in Microbiology (iCLEM)

Intern / Lab Volunteer. Grades 9-12;
Biology, Chemistry, Engineering.
$2,000 stipend; Program lasts Jun 17 - Aug 7, 2014; Applications due Check official program website

"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 dates Check official program website; Applications due Check official program website

The Champions of Science afterschool science program is for middle school students interested in science, technology, engineering, and math subjects. Champions will play educational games and learn about different scientific subjects. Students...

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Teens Exploring and Achieving in Math and Science (TEAMS) Interns

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

The TEAMS Internship Program is designed to provide young people ages 15-18 with work experience and the opportunity to explore their interest in science, engineering, technology, and math careers. Interns receive stipends for their work. (Text is...

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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 lasts Mar 14 - Mar 14, 2015; 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.
FREE; 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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Exploratorium - High School Explainer Program

Intern / Lab Volunteer. Grades 9-12;
Biology, Chemistry, Physics, Computer Science, Engineering, Math.
FREE; Program is year-round; Applications due Check official program website

At the High School Explainers Program, high school students explain exhibits at the San Francisco Exploratorium to the public and conduct the various science demonstrations for the public. The students receive about 60 hours of training in these...

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San Jose Math Circle

Guided Labs, Lecture / Seminar. Grades 9-12;
Math.
FREE; Program lasts Sep 1 - Dec 1, 2014; Applications due Check official program website

The San Jose Math Circle (SJMC) is a weekly math meeting for middle school and high school students. Over 30 students come each week and are presented with difficult, original and always fun mathematical puzzles. The motivation for this program is...

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Society of Hispanic Professional Engineers (SHPE) San Francisco Bay Area (SFBA) Engineering Day at the Exploratorium

Lecture / Seminar. Grades 6-8;
Computer Science, Engineering.
FREE; Program lasts Sep 29 - Sep 29, 2013; No application necessary (check back for next year's date)

Join your SHPE San Francisco Bay Area chapter as we celebrate our 11th Annual “Engineering Day” and come learn more about the exciting field of engineering at the Exploratorium in their new state of the art facility at Pier 15 along our San...

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Discovery Days at AT&T Park

Guided Labs. Grades 6-8;
Biology, Chemistry, Physics, Computer Science.
FREE; Program lasts Nov 1 - Nov 1, 2014; 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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