SYTA Youth Foundation

New York Students Take on Broadway
March 11, 2022

After two years, the SYTA Youth Foundation was able to host 100 students from Manhattan and Queens for Students on Broadway.

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It Started as an Idea.
March 28, 2018

It started as an idea. Just a simple thought thrown out. It wasn’t a notion that crossed everyone’s mind, but I came to be more than glad it crossed mine. What started as a flash quickly spiraled into an experience that forever shaped my life. It is over six months later since that little idea […]

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The Joys of the Road Scholarship
February 14, 2018

Are your students in need of financial aid for life-changing travel experiences? The SYTA Youth Foundation (SYF) 2018 Spring Road Scholarship Application period is now open! Briahna Ruth received an SYF Road Scholarship for her trip to the East Coast with Jemtegaard Middle School in Washougal, Washington. In her letter below, she shares her experience […]

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The Fundraising Techniques that Enabled 800 Students to Travel
October 11, 2017

Between family hardship and budget cuts in school systems, finances are often one of the biggest obstacles in student travel. The next Teach & Travel edWebinar, “How We Helped 800 Students Participate in Educational Travel: Proven Tools and Tips,” will offer a structure for fundraising to help support your students who want to travel—regardless of their family […]

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The Meaning of Educational Travel for Teens: What Research Tells Us
August 30, 2017

Are you looking for research to support educational travel programs at your school? You might believe in the power of travel to transform students’ lives, but sometimes you need proof to help support travel programs in your school. In the Teach & Travel edWebinar, “The Meaning of Educational Travel for Teens: What Research Tells Us,” we explored the research […]

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