Student Opportunities

Learn about programs, events, internships, scholarships, and much more for students your age. Find out how to get opportunities posted on this page.

All Schools

Register for Virtual Design Field Trips with Cooper Hewitt
Deadline: Ongoing
Event: Ongoing
Contact: Maggie Lisman
The Virtual Design Field Trip experience is a 60-minute program in which K-12 students explore the design process, build connections to Cooper Hewitt’s collection, and foster a deeper understanding of brainstorming techniques and inclusive design. The interactive field trip aims to inspire the next generation of designers to take action in their community, build self-confidence and self-esteem, and help participants learn how to create change. The free program is held virtually via Zoom Monday-Friday starting at 10:00am or 1:00pm. Learn more and register.

High Schools

Have your teacher nominate you for the rFUTURE program
Deadline: November 20, 2020
Do you have musical talent? Are you interested in social justice and the environment? Encourage your teacher to nominate you for rFUTURE – a virtual songwriting and mentorship program for high school students. Together with music industry professionals, students will get the opportunity to create a song that inspires change for our sustainable future. Participants in the rFUTURE program will learn new skills, be part of a network of their peers, and receive home recording equipment. Students will also perform their song at the rFUTURE show in May 2021. Learn more and apply.

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