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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 19 - Aug 11, 2017; Applications due Mar 12, 2017, 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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Kaiser Permanente: Learn About Unlimited Careers in Health Care (KP LAUNCH) High School Summer Employment Program (SYEP)

Intern / Lab Volunteer. Grades 9-12;
Biology.
$0 stipend; Program dates Check official program website; Applications due Check official program website

KP LAUNCH exposes students to the wide variety of jobs available throughout their facilities within environments that support the delivery of healthcare or provide direct healthcare. It is through these experiences that many students over the...

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Galileo Learning - Summer Intern SF

Intern / Lab Volunteer. Grades 9-12;
Biology, Chemistry, Physics, Engineering.
FREE; Program dates Check official program website; Applications due Check official program website

This summer, gain great experience in an amazingly supportive and fun working environment. Galileo is looking for Summer Interns to support operations of our innovative science-based programs at 38 summer day camp sites. Work in the camp office,...

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RISE Summer Internship Program

Intern / Lab Volunteer, Lecture / Seminar. Grades 9-12;
Biology.
FREE; Program lasts Jul 21 - Aug 9, 2017; Applications due Check official program website (check back for next year's date)

The RISE (Raising Interest in Science and Engineering) Summer Internship Program for High School Students is sponsored by Stanford University. It’s an intensive 7-week summer program for students interested in science, engineering, math,...

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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 19 - Jul 24, 2016; Applications due Check official program website (check back for next year's date)

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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Monterey Bay Aquarium - Teen Conservation Leader

Intern / Lab Volunteer. Grades 9-12;
Biology.
FREE; Program lasts Jun 1 - Aug 31, 2017; Applications due Check official program website (check back for next year's date)

The Teen Conservation Leader (TCL) program provides an important volunteer service to the Aquarium, our guests and our communities. During a fun and intensive two-week training at the beginning of the summer, students learn basic marine biology...

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High School Summer Intern Program at UCSF

Intern / Lab Volunteer. Grades 9-12;
Biology.
FREE; Program dates Check official program website; Applications due Check official program website

Each summer, the High School Intern program places twenty SFUSD high school students in laboratories to conduct biomedical research with the guidance of a UCSF mentor. (Text taken or adapted from official program website.)

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The Tech Museum of Innovation: High School Student Summer Volunteers

Intern / Lab Volunteer. Grades 9-12;
Biology, Chemistry, Physics, Computer Science, Engineering, Math.
FREE; Program lasts Jun 1 - Aug 31, 2017; Applications due Check official program website (check back for next year's date)

This program works extraordinarily well for both The Tech and our young volunteers: We love the energy and enthusiasm they bring to the museum. They love the knowledge they gain about science and technology; the experience they get engaging...

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Science & Health Education Partnership

Intern / Lab Volunteer, Lecture / Seminar. Grades 9-12;
Biology, Chemistry, Engineering.
FREE; Program dates Check official program website; Applications due Check official program website

Selected students intern at UCSF alongside a mentor as a lab assistant. Students gain experience in a real laboratory setting doing biomedical research. Research projects vary. (Text is taken or adapted from official program website)...

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Galileo Learning - Summer Intern East Bay

Intern / Lab Volunteer. Grades 9-12;
Biology, Chemistry, Physics, Engineering.
FREE; Program dates Check official program website; Applications due Check official program website

This summer, gain great experience in an amazingly supportive and fun working environment. Galileo is looking for Summer Interns to support operations of our innovative science-based programs at 38 summer day camp sites. Work in the camp office,...

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