Thank you for your interest in The New York Academy of Sciences' virtual mentoring opportunities! We are now accepting applications for The Junior Academy (partner referral only). This application is open to students ages 13-17. Applications are due by November 30, 2021, at 11:59 pm UTC. Admission decision notifications will be sent by January 7, 2022.
More information about our programs:
- The Junior Academy introduces exceptional students to an online community where they gain access to best-in-class STEM resources and work together to solve real-world problems. STEM professionals mentor student teams during 60-day innovation challenges, with multiple challenges a year for participants to choose from.
*We are currently only accepting student applications from our program partners. Application without a valid referral code will not be considered.
Once the applications open, please follow the instructions below.
- If you already have a SurveyMonkeyApply account, log in at the top of the screen, then click the “Apply” button to begin your application.
- If you don’t have an account yet, click the “Register” button, create your account, and then proceed with your application. By creating an account, you will be able to save your application and return to it at any time.