Space Telescope High School Internship Program

Overview
Program Element / Activity Title:
Space Telescope High School Internship Program
E/PO Project Name:
Hubble and James Webb Space Telescopes
Contact Information:
Bonnie Eisenhamer, bonnie@stsci.edu
Short Description:

This program for high school students underrepresented in STEM is implemented by the Space Telescope Science Institute’s Office of Public Outreach in partnership with select local schools. The program is designed to reinforce science content and process skills, as well as provide opportunities to apply STEM processes through mentoring and job shadowing. Current partner schools include Towson High School and City Neighbors High School in Baltimore City.

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Evaluation
National Priorities and Coordination Approaches as Articulated in CoSTEM:
  • Enhance STEM Experience of Undergraduate Students