Students who are interested in seeking membership with YMWIC must submit an application between May 1st and October 31st of the upcoming school year. Students eligible for application must be entering the 3rd through 10th grades as of that September. They do not need to have an interest in STEM. As members, Scholars will be required to participate in over 80% of the programs and activities offered to remain in good standing with the Foundation. Students must also maintain good grades and always behave in a professional manner. If grades in English, Math, or Science courses fall below 79%, Scholars are required to attend weekly academic tutoring sessions until the grade(s) improves above 79%. Students are required to participate in the program community services and participate in the annual science research program. Students will be placed into the following grade appropriate Scholar programs:
Future Stars Scholars: 3rd and 4th grades
Pluto Scholars: 5th and 6th grades
Neptune Scholars: 7th and 8th grades
Jupiter Scholars: 9th and 10th grades
Saturn Scholars: 11th and 12th grades
If you are interested in joining YMWIC, please click here.
As a volunteer with YMWIC, you can fulfill your love of philanthropy and your desire to make a significant difference in the lives of our future STEM professionals. Volunteers are needed to support programs and events as Educational Project Leads, Tutors, Program Supporters, Workshop Facilitators, Event Team Members, and Mentors.
If you or your organization would like to become a volunteer with YMWIC please complete the form by clicking here.