Game Camp is an after school program in partnership with Skyless Games that matches high school students with professionals in tech. Mentors will assist students with creating their own video game while working with the video gaming software Stencyl. The program will culminate in an opportunity for students to showcase their projects and network with local gaming professionals and other STEM professionals.
The Urban Farming Project is an after school mentoring program for kindergarten through fifth grade students attending Dr. Ethel Allen Promise Academy, a district school in North Philadelphia. Students will come together to grow fruits and vegetables and participate in meaningful gardening lessons and outdoor activities with mentors.
STEAM Scholars is a series of workshops in partnership with District 1199C Training and Upgrading Fund and Roxborough High School. This program pairs STEM professionals with high school students to support in specialized career paths and runs throughout the entire school year. Careers highlighted include engineering, behavioral health, and nursing.
Greater Philadelphia Regional Junior Science and Humanities Symposium (JSHS) is designed to challenge, engage, and publicly recognize students (Grades 9-12) conducting research in the sciences, technology, engineering, or mathematics (STEM). Individual students compete for scholarships and recognition by presenting the results of their original research efforts before a panel of judges and an audience of their peers at the Regional JSHS in mid-March.
We are actively recruiting mentors for all four of the above programs. To signup to be a mentor, click here.