Learning and Career Building Opportunities

B.A.T.S. aims to provide you with the most up-to-date information on STEM learning and career building opportunities. "Breaking news" type opportunities are regularly announced on our home page, and in more detail on our Facebook page here. You can also get these announcements via email with the Opps For B.A.T.S. newsletter. Also check out the list of upcoming events and ongoing programs below. Other websites to check include YouSTEM, YouResearch, Pathways to Science, TeenLife, The Connectory, the San Francisco Unified School District Science Department, the Global SPHERE Network, and the Rochester Institute of Technology. If you know of other STEM opportunities or resources to find them that we should be promoting, please contact us.

Upcoming Events

March: What are you doing this summer? If you don't know yet, then you might want to attend San Francisco's free Summer Resource Fair on Saturday, March 10 from 11am to 3pm at the County Fair Building in Golden Gate Park. The Fair will feature 150 summer programs, camps, classes and other services for children and youth from age 3 to 18. Many of the programs are free or low cost, and some even enroll participants on the spot! Click here for more information or contact Emily Davis: 415.554.8991, Emily.Davis@dcyf.org.

April: Register now for the 2018 B.A.T.S. Teen Career Conference at the San Francisco Zoo & Gardens, Saturday, April 7, 2018! Full details here.

Ongoing Bay Area Programs

Some of the best STEM programs and internships for teenagers in the country are provided in the Bay Area. Please visit the websites of our ever-growing colony of friends below for more information on these ongoing programs.

Colleges and Universities

University of California, Berkeley  Stanford University University of California, Santa Cruz University of San Francisco Sonoma State University University of California (various campuses)

Youth and Community Organizations

Laboratories and Other Research Facilities

Maker Spaces

More to Come!

We are working to grow this list as much as possible, so please check back frequently.