• NJ SEEDS: Our Story
  • Give the Gift of Education
  • Donate to NJ SEEDS
  • Student Programs
  • Purchase your tickets for the 4th Annual Leading Change Benefit!
  • In Their Own Words: The Impact of SEEDS

Guidance Internships and Summer Opportunities

Guidance Overview | College Application Support | Guidance Newsletter

The New Jersey SEEDS Guidance department has a number of partnerships with local organizations, resulting in internship and other educational opportunities for our Middle and High School Scholars. For more information about how to work with SEEDS for the upcoming summer, please contact Johulin Zuluaga.

Last summer:

  • Three High School Scholars attended the Experiment in International Living (EIL) in Spain, France and Japan.
  • Four students (High School Scholars and CPP students) were placed at the Environmental Studies Summer Youth Institute at Hobart and William Smith Colleges.
  • Seventeen High School Scholars completed Community Engagement Internships with eight local organizations: Elizabeth Family and Children's Services, GlassRoots, Greater Newark Conservancy, La Casa De Don Pedro, Liberty Science Center, Masakhane Center, Newark City Hall and Newark Museum. 
  • Eight graduates in high school and college participated in an eight-week internship program with ADP.
  • Three students participated in a four-week leadership conference hosted by the American Red Cross Youth Leadership Program.
  • Two high school seniors participated in a three-week residential program at Aim High Academy (Rutgers University) focusing on Earth Ecology.
  • Two high school seniors spent the summer at the University of Pennsylvania's SAAST (Summer Academy at Applied Science and Technology).