Unleash curiosity and ignite a passion for science through Arboretum Young Scientists, a free and immersive program where rising 7th and 8th graders engage in hands-on outdoor exploration, delving into the captivating world of life sciences amidst the lush beauty of Harvard’s Arnold Arboretum.
Summer 2024 Arboretum Young Scientists Information
The program runs for five weeks from July 1 to August 2, 2024, Monday through Friday from 9:00am–2:30pm.
This program is free and includes meals and transportation.
Rising 7th and 8th graders from Boston Public Schools are eligible for this program.
Applications for AYS summer 2024 will open on February 1, 2024, and close on March 20, 2024. Details about the online application will be made available in Fall/Winter 2023.
Explore the hidden lives of plants and Arboretum creatures.
Engage in thrilling experiments and investigations.
Uncover nature’s mysteries while exploring beautiful gardens.
Connect with fellow explorers and share amazing findings.