The American Museum of Natural History offers a variety of experiences and opportunities for teens. From internships and research opportunities to courses and exposure to new technologies, there are offerings to suit a range of interests. Explore the links below for information on individual programs.
Want to learn more about programs at AMNH? Check out this short video on how science is brought to life through the education programs at the American Museum of Natural History:
6-Week Courses (After School Program) - Applications Open!
10-Week Courses (BridgeUp: STEM)
November 5, 2016
Join us for an info session about what colleges look for in successful applications, tips for writing a winning admissions essay and avoiding common pitfalls, and how to craft an application that gets noticed for all the right reasons.
June 16, 2016
Join us for a free information session to explore different graduate programs in STEM and financing options!
May 22, 2016
Explore how wealth, status, power, and fashion collide with the natural world with this hands-on experience in natural dyes at AMNH! Uncover the role color played in shaping societies across the globe with our anthropology collection, and see the plants, sea life, and insects that created desirable dyes. Then take a trip through time to dye your own fabrics with natural materials and traditional techniques and experience the sights, smells, and styles of the ancient world. (You will be using permanent dyes in this class, please wear appropriate clothes).
May 4, 2016
Join us for interactive discussions with scientists from across the country to learn about their research and how it relates to the world we live in!
April 2, 2016
Join us for two FREE info sessions that will help you make the big decision about where you should spend the next 4 years! Financial aid and admissions experts will present information to assist you in choosing the best school for you in terms of how it fits your goals and personality, and how it fits your family budget.
March 12, 2016
Have you ever thought about how you will manage your money when you are in college and on your own? Financial experts will present this workshop designed especially for youth, where you will learn what you need to know to avoid eating nothing but breakfast cereal for four years.