Boost your application and gain confidence!
Here are some ways online ways for students to get involved
Ivy League Classes online
Yes you heard me right. Coursera is offering ivy league level classes for anyone to take. You can even get certificates for the courses you have taken. This is a really good way for students to keep learning over summer.
Volunteering for the United Nations
Did you know that you could make a big difference in the world wherever you live. If you want to help lives and support others, than you can do so by volunteering for the United Nations online. You can volunteer in different catagories and filter by the ammount of time you have available all by vil
write your own stories and submit it to contests
For those of you who love to write your own stories, this is a great opportunity for you. Stony Brook University has a short fiction contest. Winners can recieve up to $1000. The deadline to enter is June 1st.
There are also many other contests. Here are some links to contests you can enter by Poets&Writers
Create your own Ted-Ed
For those of you who love teaching and animating, Ted ED is for you. You can create videos about topics you care about. This is also a useful tool for teachers who would like to make educational videos for the coming year