The Afterschool STEM Mentoring Program (ASMP) at the New York Academy of Sciences recruits undergraduate and graduate students, postdocs, and STEM professionals to mentor elementary and middle school students at selected afterschool and summer program sites in underserved communities throughout New York City. Mentors receive training in STEM curriculum as well as youth development and will work in pairs to implement mentoring sessions. Mentors who complete the program receive a stipend, travel reimbursement, and complimentary 1-year membership to The New York Academy of Sciences.

If accepted, mentors will be paired and assigned to teach at a selected summer program site one to three days a week for 45-60 minutes per visit, between July 8 - August 30. Program time is flexible. Mentors and their partners will work with summer program directors to determine the weekly session time.

Learn more and apply now! www.nyas.org/asmp

If you have any questions or concerns regarding the program, please contact ASMP@nyas.org.


This opportunity starts on July 7, 2019, 11 p.m. and ends Aug. 29, 2019, 11 p.m. CDT and happens once. All events occur at an action's local time based on the latest information provided to us. The time listed here has been automatically converted to your device's timezone if yours is different.


Locations in all 5 boroughs, New York, New York, 10007, USA

Skills & Requirements
Child Development
Teaching & Education
Age 18+
Orientation or Training
Background Check

My Action Status
Get Involved

For every action you complete, we plant one tree 🌳

Send us a photo of you completing it to action@brightest.io or tag @brightest, we'll make it two 🌳🌳