Cooper Hewitt Design Scholars

Arts Teen Young Adult

Get a head start on a future in design! Teens in New York City can apply to be a Design Scholar and take part in a free program that features hands-on workshops with professional designers, design studio visits, and college tours. During Spring 2019, Design Scholars will explore fashion, interaction, graphic, and product design.



How to Apply

Submit an application online. Note:

  • Applications are accepted on a rolling basis
  • Your application must include two teacher/adviser recommendations