Teens’ Guide to STEM
If you’re looking for great hands-on experiences in science, technology, engineering, or math, BostonTechMom is the place for you!
Some programs cover several STEM subjects, while others give you a chance to immerse yourself in one focus area. You’ll find coding, engineering, biotechnology, robotics, math, environmental and natural science, entrepreneurship, and even STEAM (art with STEM). Whatever you’re curious about, you’ll probably find it here!
Finding STEM Programs
Check out the blog, which puts the spotlight on specific programs, and discover after-school classes and clubs, summer programs, workshops, and even internships. Use the special resources on this page to help you find what you’re looking for.
Resources For Teens
STEM High School Internships in Massachusetts
Here is a list of STEM high school internship programs in Massachusetts. Most are offered during the summer but there are a few available during the school year too.
Best Websites for Finding STEM High School Internships
If you are interested in a STEM internship in high school, learn about the best websites to find active listings.
Get the Inside Scoop on STEM High School Internships
STEM high school internships are available in such fields as technology, engineering, and science. Learn how to find the right one.
Nationwide Robotics Teams
Learn about five nationally recognized robotics programs for students. Join a team and learn about engineering, design, and coding and experience teamwork first-hand.
100+ STEM Summer Camps in Massachusetts
Massachusetts offers a wide variety of STEM summer camps and pre-college programs held at universities. Get ideas and check out this list of distinctive camps throughout the state.
SuccessBaseMass: Connects Boston Area High School Students with Free Academic Programs
Daysia Charles, a high school junior and aspiring scientist in Boston, has created SuccessBaseMass, a site connecting Boston area high school students with free programs in STEM, art, music, leadership, internships, and college prep.
How Teens Can Publish Scientific Research Before College
JEI offers a free science journal and virtual mentorship program for teens who want to publish their research in a peer-reviewed scientific journal.
Make Your STEM Activities Shine on the Common App
Get helpful tips for writing your STEM activities for the Common App.
Master Your STEM High School Resume for College Applications
Learn how to create a STEM high school resume for college applications.
Be a STEM Volunteer! Community Service Ideas for Teens.
Get ideas for finding STEM community service activities.