Youngzine is offering an in-person Summer Program on Climate and Sustainability for high school students in July 2023. This exciting, one-of-a-kind program will be held in the SF Bay Area, California where we are located, and is limited to a maximum of 20 students. 

In this two-week program, students will have an opportunity to -

  • Learn deeply about the climate issue, from the science to impacts and solutions to mitigate and adapt to climate change
  • Learn and apply systems thinking to analyze how social, economic, and ecological systems shape sustainability
  • Interact with guest speakers from academia and industry as you learn about cutting-edge research and new career opportunities in STEM and non-STEM fields
  • Collaborate with peers in small breakout sessions to analyze data, policies, current topics, and more 
  • Develop college-level skills such as research, writing, and communication through group and individual projects

Program Details:

  • This program is intended for high school students (rising 9-12 graders) with a strong interest in climate and sustainability. 
  • We welcome students from all fields of interest (STEM, Economics, Humanities) to apply. This is a foundational summer program that builds a broad understanding of the issue and is accessible to students from all disciplines.
  • Proficiency in written and spoken English is required.

Dates:           July 10-21, 2023; 9 am - 4 pm PST

Location:     Bay Area, CA (exact location will be announced)

Fee:                $1500

Deadline:    11.59 pm PST on March 19, 2023

                        Rolling applications will be considered until 11.59 pm PST on May 1, 2023 

Apply early to secure your spot as this is a limited enrollment program, open to a maximum of 20 students. We will release decisions on April 1, 2023, and process rolling applications after, depending on availability. 

 

 

 

NOTE:  If you are a high school student outside the Bay Area, CA, and interested in an online version of this program, please share your interest by filling out THIS FORM

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