Student Opportunities

Discover Wellesley Weekend Travel Funds Now Available!

Exciting news for your rising senior girls! Students may now apply for a travel grant to attend Discover Wellesley Weekend on Sunday, October 6 and Monday, October 7.

Who is it for?

Wellesley encourages applicants from underrepresented cultural backgrounds such as African American, Asian American, Hispanic/Latina American, Native American; first-generation students; and/or students from other underrepresented communities. The travel grant selection committee will also prioritize inviting students from families with limited financial resources, regardless of cultural or racial background. The above-mentioned are priorities, but are not meant to imply any exclusivity regarding the program or the selection process.

What’s free?

Transportation to and from campus, meals, and overnight housing (with a current student!). Family members are welcome to attend Discover Wellesley Weekend, but the grant only covers travel for the student.

How do students apply?

The priority application deadline is June 30; the final deadline is August 15.

  1. For details on how to apply: www.wellesley.edu/admission/falltravelgrant
  2. Students are encouraged to report SAT or ACT test scores and must submit a copy of their unofficial transcript (grades 9-11th) and a statement of purpose along with their application.


For more information, please review our travel grant webpage, including our FAQs.

If you have any questions, feel free to email me at travelgrant@wellesley.edu. Thanks for spreading the word!

Best wishes,

Natasha Robinson

Associate Director of Admission

Do you know graduating High School Seniors looking to take a gap year? A term of service with AmeriCorps is a great option!

The Maine Conservation Corps is an AmeriCorps program operating throughout Maine. We are currently looking for people to join our Field Team Program starting June 2019! And we’ve just been given the go-ahead to be able to extend the offer to 17 year old students with a high school diploma, or equivalent.

Field Team members build and rehabilitate recreational trails throughout Maine, including: timber work, stone work and new trail construction.

Benefits of joining:

  • An Education Award (similar to a scholarship)
  • Weekly living stipend
  • Wide range of training and networking opportunities
  • FREE Maine State Park Pass
  • Fresh air and muscles

Maine Conservation Corps is an excellent place to learn outdoor and life skills, building an impressive resume of accomplishments. Each member participates in job readiness training, which covers resume and cover letter writing, interview skills, and career planning. MCC leaders and staff support members to guarantee quality projects and a good experience. We give members the tools to succeed in our program and beyond!

Our quick, easy google forms application can be found on the MCC website.

The deadline for applications is June 2, 2019.

MCC Info Flyer Printable 2019 (003).pdf

HEAVY CONSTRUCTION ACADEMY

HIGH SCHOOL SENIOR OPEN HOUSE


College isn’t for everyone, spend the afternoon trying your hand at operating Heavy Construction Equipment, and learn how trade school could be the perfect fit for you. *

Join Us May 17, 2019, 1PM-5PM

For more information contact Melissa Parker at (888) 772-9002 Ext. 319, or melissa@hcanh.com.

Heavy Construction Academy

5 Industrial Drive

Brentwood NH 03833

(For GPS use 48 Pine Road)

*Students must be at least 18 years old, or 17 with parental permission. Parent or Guardian must be present for all students. Space is Limited, please call or email to reserve your spot today.

Metrohacks

Computer Science and Entrepreneurship Opportunity for High School Students


We are running our fourth annual co-ed, overnight coding competition this year on May 25th-26th in Cambridge, MA, and we would love to have your students!

It is an incredible opportunity for students to learn from leading experts, explore in a pressure-free environment, create solutions, and compete for prizes! There will be speakers, free meals, snacks, and swag, workshops, prizes, etc. It’s completely free and open to all high school students interested in exploring computer science, regardless of experience level. You can read more about our mission here and view a recap video from last year's event here!

At our event, students will:

  • create innovative solutions to various problems in society
  • learn various skills and explore topics in computer science
  • attend workshops conducted by industry experts in everything from machine learning to entrepreneurship
  • enjoy free meals and snacks all day and night!
  • compete for grand prizes (ex. Snapchat Spectacles!)
  • get free swag from companies
  • meet other amazing high school students in tech from the community!

Links to Register as a Participant or Register as a Chaperone/Mentor/Volunteer are here!


Additionally, MetroHacks provides opportunities for students to get internships, kick-start their own businesses, network with experts from prominent tech companies, and gain exposure to the computer science community in New England.

Summer S.T.E.A.M. Camp at Cheshire Academy Flyer.pdf
Early College, Running Start Flyer 18 - 19.pdf

Bryant University

This summer, the Department of Economics at Bryant University will host an Economics Camp for high school aged students from rising sophomores to rising seniors. No previous economics knowledge is necessary.

Students will work closely with Bryant University faculty and students. In an active learning environment, students will work together to use economic concepts to suggest solutions to current social issues. Days will be filled with instruction, games, activities, experiments and much more.

The camp will run from 9:00am – 3:00pm each day from August 5th through August 9th. Attached please find the announcement for the camp. To apply,follow the link. The application has a one-time fee of $50. Students are expected to provide their own transportation. However, all meals and materials will be provided.

Please contact Dr. Laura Beaudin at lbeaudin@bryant.edu with any questions. We look forward to seeing your students this summer. See flyer below:

New Hampshire Institute of Art

Happy Spring! Summer registration is now open! We are excited to announce the first round of workshops and classes have been listed. New offerings will be added regularly throughout the summer. Keep checking back!

NHIA's Community Education is the place to pursue your creative practice. CE students will have the opportunity to learn and work in state of the art spaces, well-equipped workshops and learn from acclaimed instructors.

Explore our courses and workshops here

Learn about CE offerings:

CERAMICS | DRAWING | GLASS | METALS + JEWELRY

PAINTING | PHOTOGRAPHY | PRINTMAKING


Colby-Sawyer 2019 Summit Scholars Summer Program.pdf

First generation, urban and underrepresented juniors who have a 3.0 GPA or higher can participate in the Summit Scholar program at Colby-Sawyer.

Students stay on campus for one week and then if they apply and are accepted to Colby-Sawyer as seniors, they are able to receive over $30,000 in renewable scholarships!!

May 6th Deadline

Summer is just around the corner…

The NH Teen Institute is hosting its 36th Summer Leadership Program! And this year we have TWO programs to choose from!

June 30 – July 5, 2019

Lion’s Camp Pride in New Durham, NH

August 11 – 16th

New Hampton School in New Hampton, NH

Our Summer Leadership Program is a dynamic residential week of leadership development, self-discovery, and social connection. SLP brings diverse high school students from across NH and New England together through experiential workshops designed as catalysts for personal values exploration and increased school and civic engagement.

Whether an identified leader already or still figuring out their path, this is a great opportunity for the youth in our community!

We partner with schools, organization, and community coalitions to recruit participants and on identifying financial sponsorship for teens in your area to attend. Any teen who live in the Greater Manchester Regional Public Health Network are eligible for a full scholarship to attend the program! See the flyer posted below:


2019 SLP One Sheet with Dates and QR Code.pdf

UNH Durham summer program opportunity for rising 11th and 12th graders

https://manchester.unh.edu/stem-discovery-lab

Actuarial Science Summer Camp (Math for Fun and Profit)

An actuary is a business professional who uses mathematical and

financial tools to help identify and manage risk, so it's a great career

for students who are strong mathematically but who are not necessarily

interested in teaching. It's also great for students who like business

and have good math aptitude.

For more info, click on the link below:

FOCUS Student Application - Spring 2019.pdf
FOCUS Schedule - Spring 2019.docx

MARINE SCIENCE FELLOWSHIP PROGRAM

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BECOME A BANK TELLER AT 17!

HERE'S HOW

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Are You Worth $17/Hr?

Our appointment setters use the phone to schedule sales appointments, and work their own schedule & hours, full time or part time. Get great training, earn a guaranteed $10/hr, and have multiple ways to bonus. $17/hr is not unusual, $25+/hr is possible. After 12 weeks of training qualified candidates can work from home. 5 Immediate Openings with $1,000 Sign On Bonus. MUST BE AT LEAST 16 YEARS OF AGE. NH Exteriors, 50 Pinewood Road, Suncook, NH. 210-0128

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17 YEARS OLD AND LOOKING FOR WINTER WORK??

A great opportunity HERE


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Good afternoon everyone!

My name is Kris Komisarek and I am the Recreation Director at the center. My team and myself are looking for young individuals that was to donate some of their time and energy to those that are in need. I just wanted to follow-up and reach out to those that may have some individuals that may be interested in volunteering at Genesis Hackett Hill Nursing Home.

This is a great opportunity for those that need some community service hours and/or those that may be interested in pursuing a career in the healthcare field.

Thank you,

Kris Komisarek

Kris Komisarek | Recreation Director

Hackett Hill Genesis Healthcare

191 Hackett Hill Rd, Manchester, NH 03102

P: 603-668-8161 Ext: 1118 | eFax: 610-961-5883



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2018/2019 SCHOOL WELLNESS COUNCIL MEETINGS


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TRANSGENDER/NON-BINARY TEEN TALK GROUP!

ALL THE INFO HERE

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INTERESTED IN JOINING CITY YEAR??

Don't you wish the saying, "try it before you buy it" was applicable to the jobs you were interested in? Well City Year is making your wish a reality! This January City Year Boston, New York and New Hampshire are opening their doors for a Shadow Day to allow anyone interested in learning more about our organization and the work we do the opportunity to see it in person. Shadow Day participants will visit a City Year Site, meet current corps member and follow them into their respective schools to get a glimpse in the life of a City Year AmeriCorps Member. Please check out the attached flier for more information and follow this link to RSVP for one of our events https://goo.gl/forms/urwHKa4lyCtgAdF32

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BE EMPLOYED AND EARN YOUR LNA FOR FREE!

Bedford Hills has a wonderful opportunity for you! You say it's not so? Check out the details HERE

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WORK AT DUNKS!

Dunkin' Donuts now hires individuals 16 yrs and older and they're hiring! Find out how to apply here!

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Job Opportunity...

School Specialty...Associate-Fulfillment Center

Click on the link below

https://docs.google.com/document/d/1eZGsY-D7aPFCChzBSto5c72fQXg1hUo-BErcpyRheGk/edit?usp=sharing

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WANT TO MAKE SOME $$$ HELPING KIDS AFTER SCHOOL?

Become a 21st Century Program Club Assistant! Here's HOW TO APPLY

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LEARN CODE FOR FREE!

Click HERE to get started.

OTHER USEFUL "LEARN TO CODE" SITES:


https://scratch.mit.edu/


https://www.codecademy.com/


https://coderdojo.com/lightbot-coderdojo-edition/


https://blockly-games.appspot.com/maze


http://kata.coderdojo.com/wiki/The_Arcade#Ruby_Games


https://codehs.com/


https://www.khanacademy.org/computing/computer-programming