Announcements

NASA Teams Engaging Affiliated Museums and Informal Institutions, Remote Opportunity Rapid Response (Funding Opportunity)

This call for proposals seeks an innovative program, opportunity, or product capable of reaching a diverse set of students, with specific focus on underserved and/or underrepresented students in STEM and helping to minimize the inequities faced by communities without ready access to information and communication technology.

Report: COVID-19’s Impact on Young People

The Center for Promise's nationally representative survey of high school youth reveals young people's perceptions of the pandemic’s impact on their learning and their lives.

Report: Ten Core Competencies for Youth and Young Adult Centered Mental Health Systems

The ten core competencies outlined in the report address existing gaps in youth and young-adult mental health systems, and they reflect values that translate into skills, attitudes, knowledge, and abilities of system participants.

Upcoming Event: Youth Financial Education Research Convening

This June 8 research convening will present findings from the call for papers on CFPB’s Youth Financial Education Research Priorities, bring together expert subject matter experts, and provide an opportunity to share new youth financial education research in order to improve practices in the field of financial education.

Wanted: Internships for Youth

Many young people have had their summer internship plans canceled by the pandemic. The YE4C team is collecting a listing of paid and unpaid internships to help teens and young adults ages 16-24 build their skills during this time. Share internship opportunities for the YE4C website.

Resource: Tip Sheets on Everyday Parenting Topics

These tip sheets are designed for service providers to share with parents and caregivers in the context of a particular concern or question. They can be downloaded individually or as a packet in English and Spanish.

Share with Youth: Youth Engaged 4 Change (YE4C) Website

The Interagency Working Group on Youth Programs' youth.gov website has a website dedicated to youth ages 16-24, designed to empower youth to improve their lives and the world around them.

Resource: Protective Factors in Practice: Training Tool for Identifying Family Strengths

This resource provides scenarios that illustrate how multiple protective factors support and strengthen families who are experiencing stress.