STEM Matters NYC Summer Enrichment Programs

STEM Matters NYC | NYC Public Schools

Enrichment Grade-Schooler Pre-Teen Teen

STEM Matters NYC is offering free summer enrichment programs at cultural institutions throughout the five boroughs.

  • Programs are happening on various weeks from July 10 through August 18, 2024.
  • Available at various locations throughout NYC
  • Students entering grades 1-9 in September 2024 can apply for weeklong camps and will be selected via lottery.
  • Students entering grades 10-12 in September 2024 can apply for multi-week programs and will be selected by a review committee.
  • All programs are application-based. High school programs require a teacher reference form.

Who is eligible

Available to students entering grades 1 through 12 in NYC public and charter schools in September 2024.

How to apply

Apply online by Wednesday, April 24.

  • Students entering grades 1-9 in September 2024 are selected via lottery.
  • Applications for students entering grades 10-12 include a teacher reference form. Students are selected by a review committee.
  • For questions, contact [email protected]

How to get help

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Updated April 5, 2024